639. Representing African American Adolescence in the Post-Civil-Rights Era
Sunday, 11 January, 5:15–6:30 p.m., Illinois, Chicago Marriott
A special session
Presiding: Jennifer Griffiths, New York Inst. of Tech., Manhattan
1. "'To Trace Another Destination': African American Youth and Radical Form in the Work of June Jordan," Myisha T. Priest, New York Univ.
2. "A Generational Memoir: Colson Whitehead's Sag Harbor and the Post-Civil-Rights Generation," Cameron Leader-Picone, Kansas State Univ.
3. "'My Body of a Free Boy. . . . My Body of Dance': Black Adolescence and Resiliency in Sapphire's The Kid," Jennifer Griffiths
|© 2014 Modern Language Association.|