Thursday, 29 December
368. Humor in Today’s Avant-Garde “Black” British Writing
8:30–9:45 a.m., Virginia Suite C, Marriott
A special session
1. “Friendly Fire: Comic Hotshots, Nation Building, and the New Fiction,” R. Victoria Arana, Howard Univ.
2. “‘It Noh Funny’: Humor in Contemporary Black British Poetry,” Lauri Ramey, California State Univ., Los Angeles
3. “Bending the Rules of British Comedy,” Maria Helena Lima, State Univ. of New York, Geneseo
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