Thursday, 3 January, 5:15–6:30 p.m., Back Bay C, Sheraton
Program arranged by the Division on Comparative Studies in Twentieth-Century Literature and the Division on Literary Criticism
Presiding: Thomas Oliver Beebee, Penn State Univ., University Park
1. "1966: Theory's Point of Origin," Nicholas Birns, New School
2. "The Death of Theory and the Birth of New Comparative Literature," Bhavya Tiwari, Univ. of Texas, Austin
3. "Is Theory a Genre?" J. Hillis Miller, Univ. of California, Irvine
Responding: Jeffrey J. Williams, Carnegie Mellon Univ.
For abstracts, visit www.cl-studies.psu.edu.
Comparative Literature – Twentieth and Twenty-First Century