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81. Postwar Central American Literatures and Cultures: From Vulnerability to Resiliency

Monday, 9 January, 3:30–4:45 p.m., Mayfair, Sheraton Chicago

A special session

Presiding: Jennifer Carolina Gómez Menjívar, Univ. of Minnesota, Duluth

1. "Of Architects, Cuchilleras, and Other Survivors of the Salvadoran Civil War in Salvadoran (American) Women's Texts," Ana Patricia Rodríguez, Univ. of Maryland, College Park

2. "Searching for Human(e)ness: The Concealed Desire to Heal in Hernández's De fronteras," Sophie Esch, Tulane Univ.

3. "Emerging from the Ashes: Language Rights, Human Rights, and Mayan Identities," Jennifer Carolina Gómez Menjívar

For abstracts, write to after 1 Dec.


  • Latin American Literature

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