Thursday, 5:15–6:30 p.m., 403, JW Marriott
The Global Ethics of Haitian Literature
A special session. Presiding: John Walsh, Univ. of Pittsburgh
1. “Between Aesthetics and Ethics: Haitian Literature in the Slot of Exceptionalism,” John Walsh
2. “The Ethics of Race and Gender in the Literature of Dany Laferrière and Marie-Célie Agnant,” Holly Collins, Baylor Univ.
3. “A Poetics of Haunting in Myriam J. A. Chancy’s Spirit of Haiti,” Robert Sapp, Coll. of Charleston