Thursday, 27 December
96. Marginal Illustrations: Race and Ethnic Identity in American Graphic Narrative
7:00–8:15 p.m., Plaza Ballroom A, Hyatt Regency
A special session
Presiding: Ranen Omer-Sherman, Univ. of Miami
1. “Appropriate(d) Cyborgs: Diasporic Identities in African American Comics,” Lysa Rivera, Western Washington Univ.
2. “Native American Narratives in Comics,” Heid Erdrich, Minneapolis, MN
3. “Narrating a Lay of the Land: Space and the Ethnic Subject in Ben Katchor’s The Jew of New York,” Derek Parker Royal, Texas A&M Univ., Commerce
For copies of abstracts or papers, visit http://faculty.tamu-commerce.edu/droyal/mla.htm.