Thursday, 06 January
116. Ends of Time: Apocalypses Ancient and Modern
3:30–4:45 p.m., Atrium III, J. W. Marriott
Program arranged by the Discussion Group on Classical Studies and Modern Literature
Presiding: Henry Erik Butler, Emory Univ.
1. “The Ecological Apocalypse: Personifying Nature in the Quest for Environmental Justice,” Katherine Buse, Duke Univ.
2. “Does Christian Apocalypticism Further Progressive Politics? Cosmic Hierarchy, Apocalypticism, and Subjectivity in the Letters of Paul,” Emma Wasserman, Rutgers Univ., New Brunswick
3. “The Advent and the Adventure: The Poetics of Imperfection in Revelation and The Faerie Queene,” Jeffrey Wilson, Univ. of California, Irvine