Friday, 10 January, 3:30–4:45 p.m., Grace, Chicago Marriott
Program arranged by the Division on Film
Presiding: Nicholas Sammond, Univ. of Toronto; Paul D. Young, Vanderbilt Univ.
1. "'Sticky Women' and the Technological Abject in Early Comedienne Trick Films," Maggie Hennefeld, Brown Univ.
2. "The Comic Sources of Louie: Between the Abject and the Absurd," Rob King, Columbia Univ.
3. "Haneke's Unserious Feelings," Marta Figlerowicz, Harvard Univ.
Genre, Theory, Method – Film, Television, and Other Media
Comparative Literature – Twentieth and Twenty-First Century