1. "Tyrannical Distance and the Poetics of Relation,"
Gretchen Woertendyke, Univ. of South Carolina, Columbia
2. "From Colonial Latin American Studies to Global Colonial Studies: Reading Antonio de Pigafetta's A Narrative Account of the First Circumnavigation,"
Raul Marrero-Fente, Univ. of Minnesota, Twin Cities
3. "The Atlantic Baroque: Enchantment and Disenchantment in Early Modern Pirate Texts,"
Jason Payton, Sam Houston State Univ.
Responding: Lisa Voigt, Ohio State Univ., Columbus