Thursday, 5:15–6:30 p.m., 5C, ACC
Mediterranean Times: Past, Futurity, Afterwardness
A special session. Presiding: Yasser Elhariry, Dartmouth Coll.
1. “Futures of Egypt: The Mediterranean and Modernity in Taha Husayn’s The Future of Culture in Egypt,” Veli N. Yashin, Univ. of Southern California
2. “The Text without Rupture: Jewish Ethical Counterpublics in Edmond El-Maleh’s Mediterranean,” Michal Raizen, Ohio Wesleyan Univ.
3. “Writing the Postimperial Mediterranean: Orhan Pamuk’s Istanbul and The Museum of Innocence,” Norbert Bugeja, Univ. of Malta