Tuesday, 28 December
267. Drama and the Dramatic in Scandinavia
3:30–4:45 p.m., Anthony, Loews
Program arranged by the Discussion Group on Scandinavian Languages and Literatures
Presiding: Catherine C. Fraser, Indiana Univ., Bloomington
1. “Hercules in Buskins: Classical Tradition, the Thirty Years’ War, and the Beginnings of Swedish Drama,” Randi C. Eldevik, Oklahoma State Univ.
2. “Applying O’Neill’s Tragic Model to O’Neill’s Melodramatic Life: Lars Norén’s ‘And Give Us the Shadows,’” Myles Edward Weber, Ashland Univ.
3. “The Art of Silences: Jon Fosse’s ‘Jenta i sofaen,’” Tanya L. Thresher, Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison