Friday, 10 January, 1:45–3:00 p.m., Mayfair, Sheraton Chicago
Program arranged by Women in French
Presiding: Christine M. Probes, Univ. of South Florida
Speakers: Linda Alcott, Univ. of Colorado, Denver; Arline E. Cravens, Washington Univ. in St. Louis; Hélène Diaz Brown, Principia Coll.; Molly Krueger Enz, South Dakota State Univ.; Perry J. Gethner, Oklahoma State Univ., Stillwater; Mariève Maréchal, Univ. of Ottawa; Catherine R. Montfort, Santa Clara Univ.
For abstracts, visit www.womeninfrench.org/agenda/panels-mla/.
A roundtable on literary and artistic representations of women travelers by French and francophone women from the seventeenth century to the present and on the rhetorical strategies they employ. Genres and topics include representations of women travelers in plays, fantastic and mystical voyages, memoirs, epistolary novels, and depictions of women travelers of color.
French Literature – General