Friday, 1:45–3:00 p.m., 202, JW Marriott
Borders, Words, and People in Motion: Culture and Geopolitics
Program arranged by the American Association of Teachers of Slavic and East European Languages. Presiding: Jefferson J. A. Gatrall, Montclair State Univ.
1. “The Far Eastern Taiga: Mythology of the Frontier,” Olga Volkova, Xi’an Jiaotong–Liverpool Univ.
2. “Writing Borders in Rusʼ,” Ines Garcia de la Puente, Univ. of Saint Gallen
3. “The Edge of the Caucasus: Reports and Reminiscences from Eastern Turkey,” Brittany Pheiffer Noble, Columbia Univ.
For abstracts, visit mlaslavic.blogspot.com.