Saturday, 7 January, 10:15–11:30 a.m., 612, WSCC
A special session
1. "Philip Roth's Modest Phase," Mark James McGurl, Stanford Univ.
2. "What about the Children? The Twenty-First-Century American Novel and the Abuse of the Young," Gordon N. Hutner, Univ. of Illinois, Urbana
3. "Franzen, Fiction, and the Aggregate," Margaret Hunt Gram, Harvard Univ.
Responding: Andrew Hoberek, Univ. of Missouri, Columbia
Genre, Theory, Method – Cultural Studies, Folklore, and Popular Culture
American Literature – Twentieth and Twenty-First Century