Thursday, 28 December
108. Walter J. Ong’s Orality and Literacy at Twenty-Five
8:30–9:45 a.m., Congress C, Loews
A special session
Presiding: John P. Walter, Saint Louis Univ.
1. “Orality, Literacy, and Ong’s Asymmetrical Opposition,” Jerry S. Harp, Lewis and Clark Coll.
2. “Orality and Literacy as a Methodological Apparatus for Examining Women’s Rhetorics,” Melissa Jane Fiesta, California State Univ., Long Beach
3. “Ong, Derrida, and the New Media Theory,” David Martyn, Macalester Coll.
For copies of abstracts, visit www.jpwalter.com/MLA2006.