Sunday, 30 December
693. Walter Benjamin in Latin America
10:15–11:30 a.m., Superior B, Sheraton Chicago
A special session
Presiding: Erin D. Graff Zivin, Univ. of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh
1. “Reading Benjamin in Mexico: Bolívar Echeverría and the Task of Latin American Philosophy,” Ignacio Sánchez-Prado, Washington Univ.
2. “Walter Benjamin as Spanish American Parnassian,” José M. Rodríguez García, Cornell Univ.
3. “‘Monadic’ Readings of Early-Nineteenth-Century Hispanic American Poetry,” Carl Good, Indiana Univ., Bloomington
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