Friday, 10:15–11:30 a.m., 5B, ACC
New Histories of the Transpacific: Literature and the State
A special session. Presiding: Joseph Jeon, Pomona Coll.
1. “Transpacific Formality,” Nan Da, Univ. of Notre Dame
2. “Globalization of the MFA: East Asian Writers at Iowa,” Richard Jean So, Univ. of Chicago
3. “Consoling Returns: Refugee, GI, and Vietnam,” Josephine Park, Univ. of Pennsylvania
Respondent: Joseph Jeon