Wednesday, 29 December
380. Religio-political Imagery in Marlowe: Rome, Babel, and Islam
10:15–11:30 a.m., Grand Ballroom Salon J, Philadelphia Marriott
Program arranged by the Marlowe Society of America
Presiding: Roslyn L. Knutson, Univ. of Arkansas, Little Rock
1. “Vatican-on-Thames: Marlovian Romes and Their Dramatic Uses,” Brett C. Foster, Yale Univ.
2. “‘As Many Several Languages As I Have Conquered Kingdoms’: Tamburlaine 2 and the Babel Topos,” Per Sivefors, Blekinge Inst. of Tech.
3. “‘Seek Out Another Godhead’: Religious Epistemology and Representations of Islam in Tamburlaine,” Joel E. Slotkin, Stanford Univ.