Friday, 07 January
215. Lives and Works of the East European Poets: Morality, Immorality, Amorality
10:15–11:30 a.m., 304B, LA Convention Center
Program arranged by the Division on Slavic and East European Literatures
Presiding: Michael Wachtel, Princeton Univ.
1. “Bad Girls, Bold Poems, Elena Fanailova, Elena Shvarts,” Stephanie Sandler, Harvard Univ.
2. “The Canary in the Coal Mine: Miłosz, Brodsky, and the Ethical Task of the Émigré Critic,” Timothy West, Princeton Univ.
3. “Poetry and Action: The Contours of Gorbanevskaia’s Moral Self, 1956–91,” Allan Reid, Univ. of New Brunswick