Thursday, 9 January, 3:30–4:45 p.m., Northwestern–Ohio State, Chicago Marriott
Program arranged by the International Society for the Study of Narrative
Presiding: Patrick Horn, Univ. of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
1. "Narrative Empathy as Acknowledgment," Ann Jurecic, Rutgers Univ., New Brunswick
2. "Narrative Strategies for Developing Cross-Racial and Cross-Cultural Empathy in the Short Fiction of Sandra Cisneros and Jhumpa Lahiri," Marilyn Edelstein, Santa Clara Univ.
Marilyn Edelstein's Annotation:I'm ill and can't attend the MLA after all. If you're interested in my paper, feel free to contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
3. "Real 'Others': Pathways for Empathy in Autobiographical Narrative," Leah M. Anderst, Queensborough Community Coll., City Univ. of New York
Genre, Theory, Method – Literary Criticism and Theory