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662. Crossing into America: Continuities and Fresh Contexts in Immigrant Narratives

Thursday, 8 January, 10:15–11:30 a.m., Cedar, Sheraton

A special session

Presiding: Sheila Marie Contreras, Michigan State Univ.

1. "Dancing into America in Tamil Film Songs," Subramanian Shankar, Univ. of Hawai'i, Mānoa

2. "At the Border of the Imagination: Figures of Arab American Immigrants," Salah D. Hassan, Michigan State Univ.

3. "Voices across Our America: Meditations on Latinoization, Citizenship, and Belonging," Louis Mendoza, Univ. of Minnesota, Twin Cities


Subjects:

  • General Literature – Cultural Studies, Folklore, and Popular Culture

  • Comparative Literature – Twentieth Century

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