Sunday, 10:15–11:30 a.m., 305, JW Marriott
Diplomacy and Letters: The Role of Literary Ambassadors
A special session. Presiding: Karen Benavente, Univ. of Glasgow
1. “Mercenary Diplomacy on the Nile,” Eric Covey, Miami Univ., Oxford
2. “Gabriela Mistral’s Conflict and Cooperation in the ‘Great Games’ of Espionage and Diplomacy,” Elizabeth Rosa Horan, Arizona State Univ., Tempe
3. “The Diplomacy of Artifice in the Travelogue of a Moroccan Ambassador,” Travis Landry, Kenyon Coll.
Respondent: Michele Hardesty, Hampshire Coll.
For abstracts and biographies, visit www.diplomacyandletters.wordpress.com.