Wednesday, 27 December
32. New Comparisons: Beyond Influence I—Appropriation, Circulation, Digestion
5:15–6:30 p.m., Washington C, Loews
Program arranged by the Division on Comparative Studies in Renaissance and Baroque Literature
Presiding: Barbara Fuchs, Univ. of Pennsylvania
1. “From Dryden to Shakespeare: Vigny’s Othello and Cultural Translation,” Karen Newman, New York Univ.
2. “‘An English Harvest of Spanish and Portugall Seede’: Textual Piracy in the Early Modern Atlantic,” Lisa Beth Voigt, Univ. of Chicago
3. “Pirating Women’s Performance in Early Modern Europe; or, The Untold Story of the Origins of French Comedy,” Domnica Radulescu, Washington and Lee Univ.