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707. Global Genealogies of Diaspora, Genre, and Intertextuality

Sunday, 12 January, 10:15–11:30 a.m., Sheraton I, Sheraton Chicago

A linked session arranged in conjunction with the forum Reframing Postcolonial and Global Studies in the Longer Durée

Presiding: Yogita Goyal, Univ. of California, Los Angeles

1. "Franco-Arabic Intercultural Poetics in the Middle Ages," Sahar Amer, Univ. of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

2. "Transpacific Imperial Tropings, Ancient-Modern Address," Yunte Huang, Univ. of California, Santa Barbara

3. "Genealogical Accountings and the Diasporic Imaginary," Ato Quayson, Univ. of Toronto

Responding: Shu-mei Shih, Univ. of Hong Kong

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  • Comparative Literature – General

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