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357. Representing the City across Cultures

Wednesday, 6 January, 5:15–6:30 p.m., Issaquah, Sheraton

Program arranged by the Discussion Group on Romance Literary Relations

Presiding: Andrea Baldi, Rutgers Univ., New Brunswick

1. "Windows on the Fin de Siècle City: Writing Women in Zola and Pardo Bazán," Jessica Tanner, Harvard Univ.

2. "Celebrating the City: Carlos Drummond de Andrade’s Crónicas and Cultural Memory," Ana Prata, Univ. of Lisbon

3. "Familiar Gazes, Foreign Cities: The Deambulations of Jacques Réda," Lynn S. Anderson, State Univ. of West Georgia

4. "Havana's Sexual Geographies in Contraband of Shadows by Antonio José Ponte," Elena Valdez, Rutgers Univ., New Brunswick

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