Monday, 27 December
31. Red Rhetoric: Reading Anti-Americanism in Twentieth- and Twenty-First-Century United States Cultures
7:00–8:15 p.m., 302, Philadelphia Marriott
A special session
Session leader: Barbara Clare Foley, Rutgers Univ., Newark
1. “Red Rhetoric and the Red Mask of Sanity: Anticommunist Antitheatricality and the Madness of Dissent,” Anthony Perucci, California State Univ., Northridge
2. “‘Carrying the Communist Seed’: Discourses of Racialized Sexuality in 1930s Anticommunism,” Sondra Guttman, Ithaca Coll.
3. “‘You Cannot Live without an Enemy’: Communists, Terrorists, and the New Manicheanism,” Daniel L. Zins, Atlanta Coll. of Art