Friday, 28 December
157. New Worlds on the Page Space: Science Fiction Poetry, Book Art, and Collage
8:30–9:45 a.m., Columbian, Hyatt Regency
A special session
Presiding: Susan Jennifer Vanderborg, Univ. of South Carolina, Columbia
1. “Science Fiction and the Poetic Function: Collage, Cut-Up, and Poetry of the 1960s and 1970s,” Michael Golston, Columbia Univ.
2. “Reproducing Femininity: The Science Fiction Book Art of Steve Tomasula and Johanna Drucker,” Susan Jennifer Vanderborg
3. “A Critical Crystallography: Fictions of Science in the ‘Optical Anomalies’ of Christian Bök’s Poetry,” Ming-Qian Ma, Univ. at Buffalo, State Univ. of New York