Friday, 3:30–4:45 p.m., 202, JW Marriott
Constitutions and Literature: Comparative and Global Horizons
Program arranged by the forum TC Law and the Humanities. Presiding: Peter Mallios, Univ. of Maryland, College Park
1. “Constitutional Double Consciousness: Law, Literature, and Comparative Fictions of Intent,” Hoang Phan, Univ. of Massachusetts, Amherst
2. “International Law, Local Remedy: Global Politics of the Laguna Pueblo Constitution in Leslie Marmon Silko’s Ceremony,” Audrey Golden, Coe Coll.
3. “The Poet as Constitutionalist: Francisco Zarco, Popular Sovereignty, and the 1857 Mexican Constitution,” Ignacio Sanchez Prado, Washington Univ. in St. Louis
4. “‘Immature, Uneducated or Uncivilized Persons’: Conceptualizations of ‘Weak’ and ‘Strong’ Readers in South African Constitutional Law,” Ted Laros, Radboud Univ.
For abstracts, write to firstname.lastname@example.org after 15 Dec.