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Wednesday, 27 December

9. Contraband in the Americas

5:15–6:30 p.m., Tubman, Loews

A special session

Presiding: Karen A. Stolley, Emory Univ.

1. “Against Royal Edicts: Treason, Lies, and Secret Letters in Gaspar Pérez de Villagrá’s Historia de la Nueva México,” Jeremy D. Paden, Georgia State Univ.

2. “Replying to the Pliant Machine: Contraband Economies in Ricardo Piglia’s La ciudad ausente,” David G. Kelman, Emory Univ.

3. “Black-Market Body Parts: Illicit Borderlands Economies in United States and Mexican Detective Fiction,” Jennifer A. Dix, Univ. of Maryland, College Park

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