Thursday, 28 December
230. Seventeenth-, Eighteenth-, and Nineteenth-Century Literature in the Light of Recent Theories
1:45–3:00 p.m., Anthony, Loews
Program arranged by the Division on Seventeenth-, Eighteenth-, and Nineteenth-Century Italian Literature
Presiding: Joseph Luzzi, Bard Coll.
1. “A Question of Signs: Theories of the Nation and Media Specificity,” Paola Gambarota, Univ. of Connecticut, Storrs
2. “The Story behind the Literary Histories: Literature as Process in the Period of Unification,” Giuseppe Gazzola, Yale Univ.
3. “Marxist Interpretations of Manzoni from Sapegno to Spinazzola,” Luciano Parisi, Univ. of Exeter