Friday, 28 December
232. What Is Beastly about the Middle Ages?
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Michigan B, Sheraton Chicago
Program arranged by the Division on Comparative Studies in Medieval Literature
Presiding: Jeanette Mary Scott Beer, Univ. of Oxford, Saint Hilda’s Coll.
1. “Crossing the Species: Plant and Beast Transformations in the Ovide Moralise,” Suzanne Conklin Akbari, Univ. of Toronto
2. “How Beastly Was the Fox? Renard and the Law,” Mary Jane Schenck, Univ. of Tampa
3. “Beastly Man and Manly Beast,” Susan Crane, Columbia Univ.