1. "Indigenizing the Gothic Novel: Harold Johnson's Backtrack and Its Uncanny Conventions,"
Amy Gore, Montana State Univ., Bozeman
2. "We Want to Suck Your Blood (and Land and Resources and Religion and Culture): The Dark Side of Hybridity and Indigenous Alternatives in the Speculative Fiction of Melissa Tantaquidgeon Zobel and Drew Hayden Taylor,"
Mandy Suhr-Sytsma, Emory Univ.
3. "Sherman Alexie's 'Sinister' Speculative Fictions,"
Sarah Mayville, Univ. of California, San Diego
4. "Chupacabras and Border Crossings: The Illegal Alien in It Came from Del Rio,"
Miriam Brown Spiers, Univ. of Georgia