014: Textual Transactions: (Dis)Location and Ethnicity in Midwestern Literature

12:00 PM–1:15 PM Thursday, Jan 3, 2019

Hyatt Regency - Hong Kong

Session Information


1: ‘To Reimagine What I Could Not Retrieve’: Retracing Transnational and Transgenerational Trauma in Aleksandar Hemon’s The Lazarus Project

Aaron Babcock, Ohio U, Athens

2: That Memory: Textual (Dis)Location in Bonnie Jo Campbell’s ‘Winter Life’

Ross Tangedal, U of Wisconsin, Stevens Point

3: Dybek’s Heterotopic Chicago

James Wirth, U of Washington, Seattle

4: Impossible Enjambment, Fits, Starts, and Place in Gwendolyn Brooks’s Maud Martha

Marilyn Judith Atlas, Ohio U, Athens


Marilyn Judith Atlas, Ohio U, Athens