Thursday, 12 January, 8:30–9:45 a.m., Chicago A–B, Chicago Marriott
A special session
Presiding: Evie Shockley, Rutgers Univ., New Brunswick
1. "Affirmative Actions: Discourses of New Blackness," Monica L. Miller, Barnard Coll.
2. "The Visual Life of Security in US Black Culture after 2001," Erica Edwards, Univ. of California, Riverside
3. "Foodways in Twenty-First-Century African American Poetry," Courtney Thorsson, Univ. of Oregon
American Literature – General
American Literature – Twentieth and Twenty-First Century