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156. The Expulsion of the Moriscos (1609–14): History and Memory

Monday, 9 January, 7:00–8:15 p.m., Parlor C, Sheraton Chicago

A special session

Presiding: Galina Ivanovna Yermolenko, DeSales Univ.

1. "Dispossessing by Law: 'The Royal Decree of Expulsion of the Moriscos in 1609,'" Raul Marrero-Fente, Univ. of Minnesota, Twin Cities

2. "Facing and Defacing the Morisco in the Spanish Comedia," Gabriela Carrion, Regis Univ.

3. "The Moriscos in Arab-Mediterranean Memory," Nabil I. Matar, Univ. of Minnesota, Twin Cities

4. "Facing Defeat: Muslims, Moriscos, and Spaniards in Radhwa Ashur's Gharnata (Granada)," Suha Kudsieh, Coll. of Staten Island, City Univ. of New York

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  • Spanish Literature – General

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