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575. Beyond Borders: Redefining the Nation in Twenty-First-Century Travel Texts

Thursday, 7 January, 5:15–6:30 p.m., Issaquah, Sheraton

Program arranged by the Discussion Group on Travel Literature

Presiding: Jennifer Hayward, Coll. of Wooster

1. "Redefining France from the Border: (Im)Migration, Women, and National Identity in Contemporary French Cinema," Marie-Pierre Caquot Baggett, South Dakota State Univ.

2. "Raja Shehadeh's Hollow Land: Roaming the Limits of Representation," Charlotta Salmi, Univ. of Oxford

3. "'El ojo patrio' (Motherland's Eye): Travel Literature and Nationhood in Twenty-First-Century Argentina," Angel T. Tuninetti, West Virginia Univ., Morgantown


  • Comparative Literature – Twentieth Century

  • French Literature – Twentieth Century

  • Latin American Literature

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