155. Authority, Sovereignty, Postcoloniality: Recent Narratives of Dictatorship
Tuesday, 5 January, 7:00–8:15 p.m., University, Sheraton
A special session
Presiding: Jini Kim Watson, New York Univ.
1. "Writing against Postcoloniality: From Residual Autonomy to Emergent Class Consciousness in Arundhati Roy and Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o," John Maerhofer, Bronx Community Coll., City Univ. of New York
2. "Kaleidoscopic Sovereignty: The Entanglement-Delinking Dialectic in Postcolonial Writing," Firat Oruc, Northwestern Univ.
3. "Cultural Capital and Sovereignty in the Fiction of Lydia Kwa," Weihsin Gui, Univ. of California, Riverside
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