Friday, 30 December
684. Narratives of National Identity in the Aftermath of United States Occupation
10:15–11:30 a.m., Park Tower Suite 8219, Marriott
A special session
Presiding: Edward K. Chan, Kennesaw State Univ.
1. “Artifacts of Occupation: Narrating the Iraqi Nation in Voices of Iraq, Gunner Palace, and Control Room,” Patricia Ventura, Georgia Inst. of Tech.
2. “The Question concerning Modernity in Iranian Nationalism and Film,” Babak Elahi, Rochester Inst. of Tech.
3. “Occupation and Transference: ‘America’ and Postwar Japanese Culture,” Edward K. Chan