Saturday, 1:45–3:00 p.m., 5B, ACC
Literature and the Landscape of American Suburbs
A special session. Presiding: Randy Ontiveros, Univ. of Maryland, College Park
1. “Suburban Literature and the Appraisal of Race,” Adrienne Brown, Univ. of Chicago
2. “Suburban Pastoral in Langston Hughes’s ‘Horn of Plenty,’” Peter Monacell, Columbia Coll., MO
3. “Domestic Labor, Domestic Longing: The Suburbs in Latino/a Writing,” Randy Ontiveros
4. “‘Twenty-First-Century Forty-Niners Digging for Gold’: The Suburban Florida of Eddie Huang’s Fresh off the Boat,” Melissa Phruksachart, Graduate Center, City Univ. of New York
For papers, visit umd.box.com/mla2016 after 7 Dec.