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Tuesday, 28 December

259. Anomalous Eyes: Postcoloniality and the Detective

3:30–4:45 p.m., 409, Philadelphia Marriott

A special session

Session leader: Nels Christian Pearson, Tennessee State Univ.; Marc Singer, Tennessee State Univ.

1. “Solibo magnifique: A Postcolonial Detective Novel,” Wendy Knepper, Harvard Univ.

2. “Deducing Colonial Crimes: Holmes in Tibet,” Steven J. Venturino, Loyola Univ., Chicago

3. “‘A Good Woman in a Good Country’: Alexander McCall Smith’s Mma Ramotswe Novels as a Case of Postcolonial Nostalgia,” Christine Matzke, Humboldt Univ.

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