2020 Program Sessions

103. Modern Latin American Poetries in the Classroom

3:30 PM–4:45 PM Jan 9, 2020 (US - Pacific)

WSCC - 201

Session Information

Description: Literary scholars who employ a variety of approaches to teaching and understanding contemporary poetries from the Americas discuss poetry and technology, ecopoetry, trans-American perspectives, and poetry and the health humanities. Panelists focus on a range of different countries to stimulate conversation about innovative practices in the classroom and beyond.


Odile Cisneros, U of Alberta

Harris Feinsod, Northwestern U

Jill Suzanne Kuhnheim, U of Kansas

Melanie Nicholson, Bard C


Jill Suzanne Kuhnheim, U of Kansas