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729. James Baldwin and the Politics of Artistic Collaboration

Monday, 12 January, 10:15–11:30 a.m., Chicago F, Chicago Marriott

Program arranged by the Division on Black American Literature and Culture

Presiding: Michele Elam, Stanford Univ.

Speakers: Nicholas Taylor Boggs, New York Univ.; Erica Edwards, Univ. of California, Riverside; Nigel Hatton, Univ. of California, Merced; Brian J. Norman, Loyola Coll.; Magdalena J. Zaborowska, Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor

For abstracts, visit commons.mla.org/groups/black-american-literature-and-culture/.

Session Description:

Anticipating the spring 2014 release of The Cambridge Companion to James Baldwin (ed. Michele Elam), the participants foreground the theme of collaboration in their consideration of Baldwin across literary genres and political concerns.


Subjects:

  • American Literature – General

  • American Literature – Twentieth Century

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