Wednesday, 28 December
241. Border Crossings II: National Boundaries
1:45–3:00 p.m., Georgetown West, Washington Hilton
Program arranged by the Division on Eighteenth- and Early-Nineteenth-Century German Literature
Presiding: Robert D. Tobin, Whitman Coll.
1. “Sophie Sternheim Hits the Road Again: Mobility and Transgression in Sophie von La Roche’s The History of Lady Sternheim,” Mary A. Elliott-Peters, Univ. of Pennsylvania
2. “Thinking beyond the Nation: Europe as Schiller’s Imagined Community,” Paul Michael Lützeler, Washington Univ.
3. “Landscapes, Memories, and the Poetics of Borders in Germaine de Staël’s Rhine Passage,” Ann T. Gardiner, Philadelphia Univ.