Thursday, 3 January, 3:30–4:45 p.m., 205, Hynes
Program arranged by the Division on Eighteenth- and Early-Nineteenth-Century German Literature
Presiding: Birgit Tautz, Bowdoin Coll.
1. "Love, Death, and Memory: Figurations of Transgression in Achim von Arnim’s Poetry," Jan Oliver Jost-Fritz, Webster Univ.
2. "Letting the Story Die: The End of Blanckenburg's Beyträge," Samuel Frederick, Penn State Univ., University Park
3. "Schiller's Tragic Endings: Why Language Does Not Suffice," Rainer Godel, Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg
4. "The Beginning of a Text as the 'Autorende'? Empirical Authorship and Author Function circa 1750," Seán Williams, Univ. of Oxford, Jesus Coll.
For abstracts, visit www.bowdoin.edu/faculty/b/btautz/index.shtml after 15 Dec.
German Literature – Eighteenth and Early Nineteenth Centuries