Modern Language Association
Viewing convention Program information from 2013

Session Details

40. Hearing and Seeing Anew: Ralph Ellison's Aural and Visual Registers

Sunday, 3 January, 12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Beacon A, Sheraton

A special session

Presiding: Horace Porter, Univ. of Iowa

1. "Listening inside a Glass Box: Mary Rambo's Lessons for Invisible Man," Shanna Greene Benjamin, Grinnell Coll.

2. "The Noisy Lostness: Oppositionality and Acousmatic Subjectivity in Invisible Man," Herman Beavers, Univ. of Pennsylvania

3. "Silent Sights of Fatherhood in Three Days before the Shooting ..." Lena Michelle Hill, Univ. of Iowa

Responding: Kenneth W. Warren, Univ. of Chicago


  • American Literature – General

  • American Literature – Twentieth and Twenty-First Century

No comments have been posted for this session.

Close Window

© 2015 Modern Language Association.