Session Information


1: Shame and the Question of Identity in Jacobs and Manzano

David Luis-Brown, Claremont Graduate U

2: Becoming Indigenous in Haiti: Land and Labor in Edwidge Danticat’s The Farming of Bones

Sara Thomas, U of Wisconsin, Madison

3: Global Asias' Narratives and the Inter-Asian Racialization of Diasporic Filipina Entertainers and Hostesses in Japan

Alden Sajor Marte-Wood, Rice U

4: The Beauty of a Trembling World: Glissant, Chamoiseau, and the Poetics of Vulnerability

Mara de Gennaro, Columbia U


Magali Armillas-Tiseyra, Penn State U, University Park