Thursday, 28 December
112. Remapping Genre
8:30–9:45 a.m., Commonwealth Hall A2, Loews
Program arranged by the PMLA Editorial Board
Presiding: Wai Chee Dimock, Yale Univ.
1. “A Labor Theory of Translation,” Emily S. Apter, New York Univ.
2. “Translating Genre: Whitman Crossing Borders Electronically,” Ed Folsom, Univ. of Iowa
3. “Genre as Somatype: Medieval Chinese Genre Theory,” Stephen Owen, Harvard Univ.
4. “The Last Night of All: The Unfinishable Work as a Genre,” Michael Wood, Princeton Univ.