Sunday, 28 December
327. The Sentiments and Reason
1:45–3:00 p.m., Yerba Buena Salon 11, Marriott
Program arranged by the Discussion Group on Romance Literary Relations
Presiding: Kathy Richman, Univ. of the Pacific
1. “Italian Mothers between Instinct and Reason,” Laura Benedetti, Georgetown Univ.
2. “Cœur and Intelligence in Proust’s Recherche: Modulations, Echoes, and Adumbration,” Evelyne Ender, Hunter Coll., City Univ. of New York
3. “Tears as Sentiment, Tears as Reason: A Study of Crying in Rousseau and Sade,” Lauren Fichtel, Univ. of Minnesota, Twin Cities