Sunday, 12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., 205, JW Marriott
Diasporic Communities, Transnational Publics, and the Global Arab
Program arranged by the forum CLCS Global Arab and Arab American. Presiding: Carol N. Fadda-Conrey, Syracuse Univ.
1. “The Place of the Arab Jew in Postcolonial and Diasporic Arab Studies,” Ella Shohat, New York Univ.
2. “The Arabic Novel, Globality, and Diaspora,” Waïl S. Hassan, Univ. of Illinois, Urbana
3. “Romancing the War on Terror: Mass-Market Desert Romances and United States Imperialism as Love Story,” Amira Jarmakani, Georgia State Univ.
Respondent: Carol N. Fadda-Conrey