Monday, 27 December
28. Contemporary British Writing: B(l)ack in the Center
7:00–8:15 p.m., 303, Philadelphia Marriott
A special session
Session leader: Maria Helena Lima, State Univ. Coll. of New York, Geneseo
1. “‘Marketing the Margins’: Rereading the ‘Struggle for Recognition’ in Black British Literature,” Mark Stein, Univ. of Potsdam
2. “The Black British Fiction ‘Boom’: The Second Generation,” Tracey Walters, State Univ. of New York, Stony Brook
3. “Black Cosmopolitanism in United Kingdom Poetry: Traditions and Individual Talents,” R. Victoria Arana, Howard Univ.
Respondent: Maria Helena Lima
For copies of abstracts and papers, visit http://www.geneseo.edu/~lima.