Friday, 29 December
453. Working in the Vineyard: Women of Color as Teachers and Laborers in the Academy
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., 309, Philadelphia Marriott
Program arranged by the MLA Committee on the Status of Women in the Profession
Presiding: Joyce Ann Joyce, Temple Univ.
1. “’Buked and Scorned: The Aesthetics of Labor for African American Literature Junior Faculty Members,” Tomeiko Ashford Carter, Florida State Univ.
2. “An African Woman Workin’ in One Historically Black College: Creating a Political Asylum,” Ramona L. Hyman, Oakwood Coll.
3. “Women of Color and the Vineyard: A Counter Slave Narrative,” Yi-Chun Tricia Lin, Southern Connecticut State Univ.