Friday, 28 December
359. Epic Movie
7:15–8:30 p.m., Missouri, Sheraton Chicago
Program arranged by the Société Rencesvals, American-Canadian Branch
Presiding: Paula E. Leverage, Purdue Univ., West Lafayette
1. “The Passing of an Age: Epics of the William Cycle and the Lord of the Rings,” Patricia Eileen Black, California State Univ., Chico
2. “History and Genre in Cassenti’s Chanson de Roland,” Lynn Tarte Ramey, Vanderbilt Univ.
3. “The Departed and the Chanson de Geste,” Norval Bard, North Central Coll.