Thursday, 3:30–4:45 p.m., 8A, ACC
New Directions in Black Canadian Literature
Program arranged by the forum LLC Canadian. Presiding: Jade R. Ferguson, Univ. of Guelph
1. “Critical Black Canadian Memory Culture, Audience, and Transformations of the Real: Agnant, Clarke, Compton,” Winfried Siemerling, Univ. of Waterloo
2. “Employing Digital Humanities to Identify Austin Clarke’s Aesthetics of Crossing,” Paul Barrett, McMaster Univ.
3. “Black Canadian Art and the Aesthetics of Spatial Justice,” Karina Vernon, Univ. of Toronto, Scarborough
4. “Topographies of the Black Imaginary in Wayde Compton’s Performance Bond,” Darcy Ballantyne, York Univ.