Tuesday, 28 December
303. Funny Women
7:15–8:30 p.m., Washington A, Loews
Program arranged by the Division on Women’s Studies in Language and Literature
Presiding: Elaine K. Chang, Univ. of Guelph
1. “‘So We Will Go Bad’: Manners, Cheekiness, and Woman’s Laughter,” Anca E. Parvulescu, Univ. of Minnesota, Twin Cities
2. “Funny Women?! Russian Female Estrada Comedy, 1940–2000,” Olga M. Mesropova, Iowa State Univ.
3. “Elaine May, Genius, and the Genius of Ishtar,” Ian Grant Balfour, York Univ., Keele