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259. New Directions in Caribbean Enlightenment Studies

Sunday, 4 January, 12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., 301, Hynes

A special session

Presiding: Paul B. Miller, Vanderbilt Univ.

1. "Caribbean Enlightenment, Caribbean Critique," Nick Nesbitt, Princeton Univ.

2. " Piercing the Darkness: Women and Enlightenment in Marlon James's The Book of Night Women," Annette Joseph-Gabriel, Vanderbilt Univ.

3. "'Could Still Perceive Her Dark Parts through My Achromatic Telescope': Race, Sex, and the Nature of Surveillance in the Diaries of Thomas Thistlewood," Heather Vermeulen, Yale Univ.

For abstracts, write to p.miller@vanderbilt.edu.


Subjects:

  • Comparative Literature – General

  • Other Literature in English – Caribbean

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