161. Postcolonial Trauma
Friday, 9 January, 7:00–8:15 p.m., Cook, Chicago Marriott
A special session
Presiding: Nouri Gana, Univ. of California, Los Angeles
1. "'You Call It a Disorder . . . We Call It Life': Postcolonial Trauma in Aminatta Forna's The Memory of Love," Stef Craps, Ghent Univ.
2. "Contrapuntal Voices: 'Postcolonialism' and 'Trauma' in Dialogue," Sonali Thakkar, Univ. of Chicago
3. "Oceanic Wakes: Rewriting Postcolonial Melancholia," Sarah Senk, Univ. of Hartford
4. "The Subcontinent in Transit: Trauma, Time, and Difference," Jennifer Yusin, Drexel Univ.
Responding: Vilashini Cooppan, Univ. of California, Santa Cruz
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