Wednesday, 30 December
658. Tahiti in French and Francophone Literature
10:15–11:30 a.m., Congress C, Loews
A special session
Presiding: Laure M. Marcellesi, Dartmouth Coll.
1. “After the Fall: Bougainville’s Tahiti in Context,” Aya Tanaka, Rutgers Univ., New Brunswick
2. “Elsa Triolet Goes to Tahiti,” Claire Elizabeth F. Schub, Tufts Univ.
3. “French Meets Polynesian in the Novels of Chantal Spitz and Alex Du Prel,” Janet McPeak, Univ. of Notre Dame; Katherine Stevenson, Jamestown Coll.