Thursday, 29 December
536. Women of Color: Negotiating the Academy
3:30–4:45 p.m., Wilson A, Marriott
Program arranged by the Committee on the Status of Women in the Profession
Presiding: Joyce Ann Joyce, Temple Univ.
1. “Negotiating Privilege: How to Make the Academy Work for Women of Color,” Gita Rajan, Hamilton Coll.
2. “Negotiating Places and Identities: A Journey through Continents and Islands in the Academy,” Yi-Chun Tricia Lin, Southern Connecticut State Univ.
3. “Disappearing Acts: Blackface and the Tyranny of Intellectual Imperialism,” Melba Boyd, Wayne State Univ.