Friday, 29 December
382. French in England
10:15–11:30 a.m., Washington B, Loews
Program arranged by the Division on French Medieval Language and Literature
Presiding: Robert W. Hanning, Columbia Univ.
1. “The Anglo-Norman Roots of Devotional Romance,” Suzanne Conklin Akbari, Univ. of Toronto
2. “The Exile and the Kingdom: Anglo-French Jongleurs and the Power of Speech,” Claire M. Waters, Univ. of California, Davis
3. “Caxton’s French Women: The Book of the Knight of La Tour Landry, Christine de Pisan’s Fayttes of Armes, and Constructions of English Identity,” Nancy Warren, Florida State Univ.