Letters

Letters Archive
Spring 2002, Vol. 10, No. 2 (requires Adobe Acrobat)
  • Reflections on Memory, Identity, and Political Action
  • Creamed and Molded
  • Nancy A. Walker Lecture and Humor Symposium
  • Race and Wealth Disparity in 21st Century America
  • Robert Penn Warren Lecture on Southern Letters: David Levering Lewis
  • Gender and Sexuality Lecture Series
  • Rethinking the Americas: Crossing Borders and Disciplines
  • Schedule of Events
  • Limits of the Past, an Interdisciplinary Graduate Colloquium

  • Schedule of Events

    Thursday, April 4th, 4:00–6:00 p.m.
    Crossing Disciplines: The Theory and Practice of Inter-American Studies

    Panel Members:
    Earl E. Fitz (Professor of Spanish & Portuguese, Director of Comparative Literature Program, and 2000/01 Jacque Voegeli Fellow, Warren Center, Vanderbilt University)
    Marshall C. Eakin (Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of History and 2000/01 Warren Center Fellow, Vanderbilt University)
    Lucius T. Outlaw, Jr. (Professor of Philosophy and Director, African American Studies Program, and 2001/02 Warren Center Fellow, Vanderbilt University)

    Panel Moderator:
    Cathy L. Jrade (Professor and Chair, Department of Spanish and Portuguese, and 2000/01 Spence Wilson Fellow, Warren Center, Vanderbilt University)

    Friday, April 5th, 9:00–11:00 a.m.
    Redefining Literary Boundaries: Writing the Americas

    Panel Members:
    William Luis (Professor of Spanish, Professor of English, and 2000/01 Rebecca Webb Wilson Fellow, Warren Center, Vanderbilt University)
    Cathy L. Jrade (Professor and Chair, Department of Spanish and Portuguese, and 2000/01 Spence Wilson Fellow, Warren Center, Vanderbilt University)
    Michael Kreyling (Professor of English and 2001/02 Rebecca Webb Wilson Fellow, Warren Center, Vanderbilt University)
    Deborah N. Cohn (Assistant Professor of Spanish, Indiana University, & 2000/01 William S. Vaughn Visiting Fellow, Warren Center, Vanderbilt University)

    Panel Moderator:
    Earl E. Fitz (Professor of Spanish & Portuguese, Director of Comparative Literature Program, and 2000/01 Jacque Voegeli Fellow, Warren Center, Vanderbilt University)

    1:00–3:00 p.m.
    Defining and Redefining Identities: What History and Anthropology Make of the Americas

    Panel Members:
    Jane Gilmer Landers (Associate Professor of History, Director of Latin American Studies Program, Associate Dean, and 2000/01 Warren Center Fellow, Vanderbilt University)
    Edward Fischer (Assistant Professor of Anthropology and 2000/01 Warren Center Fellow, Vanderbilt University)
    Philip Howard (Associate Professor of Latin American and Caribbean History, University of Akron)
    Gordon Brotherston (Professor of Spanish and Portuguese, Stanford University)

    Panel Moderator:

    William Luis (Professor of Spanish and Professor of English, and 2000/01 Rebecca Webb Wilson Fellow, Warren Center, Vanderbilt University)

    Saturday, April 6th, 9:00–11:00 a.m.
    Crossing Borders: Discourse and Diffusion

    Panel Members:
    Anne Demo (Assistant Professor of Communication Studies and 2000/01 Warren Center Fellow, Vanderbilt University)
    J. Michael Dash (Professor of French Literature, New York University)
    Barbara Godard (Associate Professor of English, York University [Canada])

    Panel Moderator:
    Cathy L. Jrade (Professor and Chair, Department of Spanish and Portuguese, and 2000/01 Rebecca Webb Wilson Fellow, Warren Center, Vanderbilt University).

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