Thursday, 28 December
229. Ibsen in the Centennial Year: Retrospective Glances
1:45–3:00 p.m., Jefferson, Loews
Program arranged by the Discussion Group on Scandinavian Languages and Literatures
Presiding: Joan Templeton, Long Island Univ., Brooklyn
1. “Ibsen, Our Rhetorical Contemporary: The Failure of Demonstration and Persuasion in Selected Plays,” Jan Sjåvik, Univ. of Washington, Seattle
2. “Nora Then and Now: A Doll House in the Postfeminist Classroom,” John L. Mahoney, Boston Coll.
3. “Ibsen’s Humanist Legacy: Norway and Beyond,” Christina Mesa, Stanford Univ.