Featured Post

Anxious gatekeeping

Analogous to nervous cluelessness is something we might call “anxious gatekeeping.”   This is desire to police the borders of poetry, or of...

Monday, August 12, 2013

LASA

Got this idea I should go to LASA (Latin American Studies professional meeting) in Chicago. I got the call for papers when in Barcelona. It is in Chicago this year. I am not a Latin Americanist but who cares? My daughter will be attending NW so I might as well go to two conferences there this year (MLA / LASA). I will join them this week and submit a panel with the brilliant professor Z.