Friday, 28 December
204. Religion and the Teaching of World Literature: Sacred Texts
10:15–11:30 a.m., Parlor C, Sheraton Chicago
Program arranged by the Division on Literature and Religion
Presiding: Patricia Ann Ward, Vanderbilt Univ.
1. “Why Teaching Sacred Texts Can’t Leave Religion Alone,” Donald R. Wehrs, Auburn Univ., Auburn
2. “Negotiating the Sacred and the Secular: Parables and the Teaching of World Literature,” Lisa Marie Anderson, Hunter Coll., City Univ. of New York
3. “Telling Stories about Storied Texts: Introducing Classics of Asian Religious Literature in English,” Shubha Pathak, American Univ.