Thursday, 5:15–6:30 p.m., 307, JW Marriott
Reexamining New World Encounters: Archives across Cultures
A special session. Presiding: Matt Cohen, Univ. of Texas, Austin
1. “‘Frightening as Demons’: Representations of Black Masculinity in the Early French Caribbean,” Ashley Williard, Univ. of South Carolina, Columbia
2. “Uncovering the Californio Archive: Californios and Anglos in Nineteenth-Century California,” Covadonga Lamar Prieto, Univ. of California, Riverside
3. “The Ethiopian Synthesis,” Steven William Thomas, Wagner Coll.