Sunday, 28 December
214. Sir Thomas Browne and His Contemporaries: Science, Religion, Style
10:15–11:30 a.m., Union Square 22, Hilton
Program arranged by the Division on Seventeenth-Century English Literature
Presiding: Nigel S. Smith, Princeton Univ.
1. “Sir Thomas Browne the Prolific, and Likewise the Various: As His Own Theme,” James Carson Nohrnberg, Univ. of Virginia
2. “The Middle Region: Thomas Browne and Restoration Natural Theology,” Kathryn Murphy, Univ. of Oxford, Jesus Coll.
3. “A Pox on Sir Thomas Browne: The Early Modern Semiotics of Disease,” Reid Barbour, Univ. of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Respondent: William Germano, Cooper Union