Wednesday, 27 December
40. Social Fictions
7:00–8:15 p.m., 302, Philadelphia Marriott
Program arranged by the Division on Prose Fiction
Presiding: Michelle A. Massé, Louisiana State Univ., Baton Rouge
1. “Formal Experiments and Metaphorical Dialogues: Marina Warner’s Alternative Communities,” Lisa Propst, Univ. of Oxford, Christ Church Coll.
2. “The Turn to Love: Narratives of Friendship, Friendship as Narrative,” Ivy Schweitzer, Dartmouth Coll.
3. “New Narrative: Story as the Social and Ethical Currency of Community,” Robin J. Tremblay-McGaw, Univ. of California, Santa Cruz