Wednesday, 6 January, 8:30–9:45 a.m., Ravenna C, Sheraton
A special session
Presiding: Chris Bongie, Queen's Univ.
1. "Testifying the Haitian Revolution: The Baron de Vastey's Testimonio," Marlene Daut, Claremont Graduate Univ.
2. "From Universal Emancipation to Antislavery in One State: Vastey and the Contradictions of Haitian Independence," Nick Nesbitt, Princeton Univ.
3. "Auditing the Horrors: Vastey and the Challenges of Post/Revolutionary Humanitarianism," Chris Bongie
For abstracts, visit www.queensu.ca/english/bongie.html.
Francophone Literature – Caribbean