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94. New Oceanic Studies and the Colonial Americas

Friday, 9 January, 3:30–4:45 p.m., Huron, Sheraton Chicago

Program arranged by the Division on American Literature to 1800 and the Division on Colonial Latin American Literatures

Presiding: Stephanie Louise Kirk, Washington Univ. in St. Louis

1. "Tyrannical Distance and the Poetics of Relation," Gretchen Woertendyke, Univ. of South Carolina, Columbia

2. "From Colonial Latin American Studies to Global Colonial Studies: Reading Antonio de Pigafetta's A Narrative Account of the First Circumnavigation," Raul Marrero-Fente, Univ. of Minnesota, Twin Cities

3. "The Atlantic Baroque: Enchantment and Disenchantment in Early Modern Pirate Texts," Jason Payton, Sam Houston State Univ.

Responding: Lisa Voigt, Ohio State Univ., Columbus


Subjects:

  • American Literature – Before 1900

  • Latin American Literature

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