Monday, 27 December
32. Lessons from the Twentieth Century: War Fiction
7:00–8:15 p.m., Adams, Loews
Program arranged by the Division on Twentieth-Century French Literature
Presiding: Ora Avni, Yale Univ.
1. “Lessons for Which War? Antoine Volodine, Enki Bilalm, and Dystopian War Fiction in the 1980s and 1990s,” Van Kelly, Univ. of Kansas
2. “D’une guerre l’autre: Looking Back on Twentieth-Century Warfare in Assia Djebar’s Les nuits de Strasbourg,” Michael F. O’Riley, Colorado Coll.
3. “The Lessons of Loss: Jorge Semprun’s Exemplary Career,” Bella P. Brodzki, Sarah Lawrence Coll.