Sunday, 8:30–9:45 a.m., 18A, ACC
9/11 Literature and Its Publics: A Revaluation
A special session. Presiding: Jeanne A. Follansbee, Yale Univ.
1. “‘The Ghosts of the Dead Filled the Empty Seats’: Absent Bodies and Ghostly Presence in Post-9/11 American Fiction,” Ann Keniston, Univ. of Nevada, Reno
2. “‘Money Makes Us Real’: Literature, Neoliberalism, and the Politics of Freedom,” Jeanne A. Follansbee
3. “Trigger Warnings, Spoiler Alerts, Early Exits: Notes on 9/11,” Laura Frost, New School