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Thursday, 29 December

358. Segregation and the United States Literary Imagination

8:30–9:45 a.m., Roosevelt, Marriott

A special session

Presiding: Brian J. Norman, Idaho State Univ.

1. “Temporal Mappings and the Challenge to United States Apartheid,” Leigh Anne Duck, Univ. of Memphis

2. “‘Somewhat like War’: Ghetto Borders, Black Liberation, and A Raisin in the Sun,” Michelle Y. Gordon, Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison

3. “From Chinatown to the City: Segregation and the Politics of Belonging in Asian American Literature,” Xiaojing Zhou, Univ. of the Pacific

Respondent: Cheryl A. Wall, Rutgers Univ., New Brunswick

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