Friday, 10 January, 10:15–11:30 a.m., Cook, Chicago Marriott
A special session
Presiding: Jennifer Yirinec, Univ. of Iowa
1. "The Poetics of Scale in Werner Heisenberg, Primo Levi, and Lewis Thomas," Derek Woods, Rice Univ.
2. "The Too-Big and the Too-Small: Literary Representation and the Atomic Bomb," David Wittenberg, Univ. of Iowa
3. "The Aesthetics of Scaling: Babel and The Wire," Oded Nir, Ohio State Univ., Columbus
Genre, Theory, Method – Literary Criticism and Theory