Thursday, 1:45–3:00 p.m., 9A, ACC
Richard Rodriguez: Past, Present, and Future
A special session. Presiding: Bill Johnson Gonzalez, DePaul Univ.
1. “Architecture of the Closet: Rethinking Richard Rodriguez from the Perspective of Critical Regionalism,” Melina Vizcaíno-Alemán, Univ. of New Mexico, Albuquerque
2. “From Catholic to Abrahamic: Reading Richard Rodriguez’s Darling: A Spiritual Autobiography,” Joseph Morales, Univ. of California, Irvine
3. “My Richard,” Aureliano DeSoto, Metropolitan State Univ.
4. “Richard Rodriguez in the Lonely Crowd,” Bill Johnson Gonzalez