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14. Literature and the Radical Left

Sunday, 3 January, 12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Fairfax A, Sheraton

Program arranged by the Radical Caucus in English and the Modern Languages

Presiding: John Maerhofer, Roger Williams Univ.

1. "Line as Inspiration, Line as Limit: The Dialectics of Literary Radicalism," Barbara Clare Foley, Rutgers Univ., Newark

2. "Making Counterhistory: Radical British Historical Novels of the 1930s," Ashley James Dawson, Graduate Center, City Univ. of New York

3. "Reading Left Politics and Aesthetics: Ideology and Ambivalence in Bengal Famine Literature," Rajender Kaur, William Paterson Univ.

4. "Migrating Centers: Radical Transnationalism in the 'Autumn of Capital,'" John Maerhofer

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