355. Representing Slavery in the Twenty-First-Century American Cultural Imagination
Saturday, 10 January, 3:30–4:45 p.m., Chicago F, Chicago Marriott
A special session
Presiding: Gregory Laski, United States Air Force Acad.
1. "Hollywood Blunders: The Treatment of Elizabeth Keckley in Spielberg's Lincoln," Sarah Lahey, Northwestern Univ.
2. "Prometheus Unchained: Mythologizing Slavery for a Twenty-First-Century American Audience," Justine McConnell, Univ. of Oxford
3. "An Alternative History of Slavery: Steven Barnes's Lion's Blood," Jeffrey Allen Tucker, Univ. of Rochester
Responding: Soyica Diggs Colbert, Dartmouth Coll.
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