Saturday, 5:15–6:30 p.m., 10A, ACC
The (Re)Publics of Texas: Cultural Confluence within Literature and Public Space
A special session. Presiding: Cory Lock, Saint Edward’s Univ.
1. “J. Frank Dobie and the (Re)Public of Texas: The Centennial and the Formulation of ‘Old-Time Texas,’” Cory Lock
2. “Hemisfair ’68: Public Memory, Civil Rights, and the Cold War,” Laura Hernandez-Ehrisman, Saint Edward’s Univ.
3. “Chicano/a Literature and Its Publics: A Trip through Austin,” Juan Alonzo, Texas A&M Univ., College Station