Thursday, 9 January, 12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Ohio, Sheraton Chicago
A special session
Presiding: Miguel Martinez, Univ. of Chicago
1. "The Game of Canes in Early Modern Spain: Popular or Aristocratic Maurophilia?" Javier Irigoyen-Garcia, Univ. of Illinois, Urbana
2. "Baroque Theater and the Economics of Popular Culture," Alejandro Garcia-Reidy, Syracuse Univ.
3. "A Theory of Madrid: The Emergence of the Popular Public Sphere, 1561–1643," Javier Castro-Ibaseta, Wesleyan Univ.
Spanish Literature – Before 1700