2020 Program Sessions

328. African Literature and the Cold War

1:45 PM–3:00 PM Jan 10, 2020 (US - Pacific)

WSCC - 204

Session Information


1: The Battle of Conferences: Cultural Decolonization and Global Cold War

Monica Popescu, McGill U

2: Nigerian Nonfiction and the Cold War United States University

Katherine Hallemeier, Oklahoma State U, Stillwater

3: ‘Che Guevera’s Mulemba Tree’: The Cold War Birthing of Modern African Lusophone Fiction

Mark Deggan, Simon Fraser U

4: Decolonizing Diplomacy: Léopald Sédar Senghor and Negritude before the Cold War

Yohann C. Ripert, Stetson U


Duncan McEachern Yoon, New York U