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248. Space and Belonging in Post-9/11 US American Literature

Saturday, 10 January, 10:15–11:30 a.m., Purdue-Wisconsin, Chicago Marriott

A special session

Presiding: Karolina Golimowska, Univ. of Richmond; David Rose, Humboldt-Universität

1. "Writer for Mayor: Jonathan Lethem, Norman Mailer, and Post-9/11 New York," Jeffrey Severs, Univ. of British Columbia

2. "Smoking on the Streets of New York: Art Spiegelman as 'Rooted Cosmopolitan' in the Shadow of September 11," Jeffrey Clapp, Univ. of California, Irvine

3. "Meditations on Terror: Mahvish Rukhsana Khan's My Guantanamo Diary," Manori Neelika Jayawardane, State Univ. of New York, Oswego

Manori Neelika Jayawardane's Annotation:
Changed title of my paper to:
“Scandalous Memoir”: Uncovering Silences and Reclaiming the Disappeared in Mahvish Rukhsana Kahn's My Guantánamo Diary


Subject:

  • American Literature – Twentieth Century

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