Thursday, 27 December
7:00–8:15 p.m., Water Tower, Hyatt Regency
A special session
Presiding: Jennifer Williams, Michigan State Univ.
1. “Cosmofeminist Sentiments: Feeling at a Distance through Global Media,” Shameem Black, Yale Univ.
2. “‘Between Laughter and Tears’: The Difficulty of Black Cosmopolitanism in Zora Neale Hurston’s Mules and Men and Tell My Horse,” Eve E. Dunbar, Vassar Coll.
3. “Motherless Girls: Melancholy Cosmopolitanism in Andrea Lee’s Sarah Phillips and Jamaica Kincaid’s Lucy,” Jennifer Williams
4. “Reading and Writing the Lives of Black Women Tourists: Contemporary Voices from United States Afro-America and the Caribbean,” Ifeoma C. K. Nwankwo, Vanderbilt Univ.
For copies of abstracts, write to firstname.lastname@example.org.