Thursday, 7:00–8:15 p.m., 308, JW Marriott
Singapore: Literature, Narrative, and Articulations of the Public
A special session. Presiding: Joanne Leow, Univ. of Toronto
1. “The Sinophone Bookstore and the Malayan Kampong: Reassessing the Ruins of Depoliticization in Yeng Pway Ngon’s Novels,” Brian Bernards, Univ. of Southern California
2. “Envisioning the Garden City as Public Space: Metabolic Traces in Singapore as Sustainable City,” May Ee Wong, Univ. of California, Davis
3. “Migrant Publics and Laboring Poetics,” Shaoling Ma, Penn State Univ., University Park
For abstracts, write to email@example.com after 30 Nov.