Thursday, 7:00–8:15 p.m., 202, JW Marriott
Ethical Violence and Latin American Literature
A special session. Presiding: Oswaldo Estrada, Univ. of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
1. “Narconarratives: Literary and Musical Intersections in Mexico and Colombia,” Rafael Acosta Morales, Univ. of Kansas
2. “Rituals of Violence and Hegemonic Habits in Three Puerto Rican Texts,” John Vincent Waldron, Univ. of Vermont
3. “Women and the Poetics of Violence in the Contemporary Peruvian Novel,” Rocío Ferreira, DePaul Univ.
Respondent: Pedro Ángel Palou García, Tufts Univ.