2020 Program Sessions

200. The Caribbean 1970s

8:30 AM–9:45 AM Jan 10, 2020 (US - Pacific)

WSCC - Chelan 4

Session Information


1: Liberation of a Small Place: Political Narratives about the Grenadian Revolution and the United States Invasion of Grenada

Rachel Campbell, Syracuse U

2: Comrades, Brothers: Political Speeches and Masculinist World Making in the 1970s Caribbean

Laurie Lambert, Fordham U, Lincoln Center

3: Zona de Carga y Descarga / Loading and Unloading Zone: Puerto Rico’s Literati Engaging with Postcolonial History

Mary Ann Gosser Esquilín, Florida Atlantic U

4: Between the Cold War and Homophobic Revolution: Teatro de la Orilla and New York’s Caribbean Diaspora in the 1970s

Laura Anne Lomas, Rutgers U, Newark


Raphael Dalleo, Bucknell U