Saturday, 10:15–11:30 a.m., 306, JW Marriott
Global Arab Texts and Their Publics
Program arranged by the forum CLCS Global Arab and Arab American. Presiding: Hatem Akil, Seminole State Coll.
1. “Wrongful Vowels: Accent and Dialect in Hanan al-Shaykh’s Innaha Landan ya Azizi / Only in London,” Dima Ayoub, Georgetown Univ.
2. “Poetics of the Glocal in Contemporary Arab Migrant Literature,” Rasha Chatta, School of Oriental and African Studies, Univ. of London
3. “The Politics of Memory in Rafik Schami’s The Dark Side of Love,” Yasemin Mohammad, Univ. of Iowa