Wednesday, 11 January, 10:15–11:30 a.m., Columbus, Sheraton Chicago
Program arranged by the Discussion Group on West Asian Languages and Literatures
Presiding: Michelle Hartman, McGill Univ.
1. "Memory and Mural for Memoir: Mahmoud Darwish's Revolutionary Elegy," Tahia Abdel Nasser, American Univ. in Cairo
2. "The Pragmatic Universal of Revolution's Memory," Nathaniel Greenberg, Univ. of Washington, Seattle
3. "Constructing Revolutionary Narratives: The Arab Spring and Social Movements," Asaad Al-Saleh, Univ. of Utah
Responding: Amy Motlagh, American Univ. in Cairo
For abstracts, visit commons.mla.org/groups/west-asian-languages-and-literatures/documents/.
no longer used--was Other Literatures, now 126