Tuesday, 29 December
416. Boundaries of the Human
10:15–11:30 a.m., Commonwealth Hall A2, Loews
Program arranged by the Division on French Medieval Language and Literature
Presiding: Markus I. Cruse, Arizona State Univ.
1. “Uncommon Measure: Dwarves as the Limit of Knowledge and Virtue in the Old French Tristan Tradition and Arthurian Romance,” Katherine A. Brown, Colgate Univ.
2. “Werewolves, Bird-Knights, and Serpent-Women: Metamorphosing Hum-animals in Medieval French Literature,” Maria Frangos, Univ. of California, Santa Cruz
3. “The Premodern Posthuman: Rearticulating the Textual Body,” Julie E. Singer, Washington Univ.