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Session #6: Friday, November 6, 2020, at 3:00 PM (Eastern)
Title: "Intersections of Place, Space, and Race: Exploring Italian America as Multi-Ethnic History"
Sarah Salter, Assistant Professor of English, Texas A&M University, Corpus Cristi, and Jessica Jackson, Assistant Professor, Colorado State University; her recent book is Dixie Italians: Sicilians, Race, and Citizenship in the Jim Crow Gulf South
Session #7: Thursday, November 19, 2020, at 3:00 PM (Eastern) - [Rescheduled]
Title: "Queering the Italian Diaspora"
Ryan Calabretta-Sajder, Assistant Professor of Italian, World Languages, Literatures & Cultures, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, “The Celluloid Closet: Sex, Power, and
Coming Out Repression of the Italian American Closet”
Domenico Beneventi, Associate Professor, Department of Arts, Languages and Literatures, University of Sherbrooke “Creative Spaces: Queer and Italian Canadian”
Session #8: Friday, December 4, 2020, at 5:30 PM (Eastern) - [Rescheduled]
Title: Book Presentation: Mediating Multiculturalism: Digital Storytelling and the Everyday Ethnic
Daniella Trimboli, Honorary Research Fellow, Alfred Deakin Institute for Citizenship and Globalisation
Session #9: Friday, December 18, 2020, at 5:00 PM (Eastern)
Title: "Placing DeLillo: "
Bryan Santin, Assistant Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Concordia University Irvine, "To Own the End of the World: Apocalyptic Liberalism & the Ethnic Ache in Don DeLillo's Zero K"
Alan J. Gravano, Assistant Professor and Writing Center Director, Rocky Mountain University, "Reexamining the Topography of New York City in Don DeLillo's Fiction"