Sunday, 09 January
687. Prison Writing in Transnational Contexts: Forms, Rhetorics, and Politics
8:30–9:45 a.m., Atrium II, J. W. Marriott
A special session
Presiding: Elizabeth Swanson Goldberg, Babson Coll.
1. “Resisting Rehabilitation: Narratives of Failure in Canadian Prison Writing,” Deena Rymhs, Univ. of British Columbia
2. “‘Bars in the Soul’: Narrating Life in Prison in My Life as a Colombian Revolutionary: Reflections of a Former Guerrillera,” Constanza López-Baquero, Graduate Center, City Univ. of New York
3. “‘Not to Arouse Your Pity’: Transnational Prison Narratives and Human Rights,” Alexandra W. Schultheis, Univ. of North Carolina, Greensboro