Friday, 07 January
10:15–11:30 a.m., 406A, LA Convention Center
Program arranged by the Division on Literary Criticism
Presiding: Marshall J. Brown, Univ. of Washington, Seattle
1. “‘The Present Is a Void’: Van Wyck Brooks and the Contingent Literary Past,” Matthew Tierney, Brown Univ.
2. “Artifact and Performance,” Aaron Kunin, Pomona Coll.
3. “The Stakes of the Question: Why Study the Past?” Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak, Columbia Univ.