Thursday, 06 January
44. Surface and Depth: How We Read Now
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Olympic II, J. W. Marriott
Program arranged by the Marxist Literary Group
Presiding: Jason Potts, Saint Francis Xavier Univ.
1. “Learning to See: Reading Raymond Williams Now,” Jason Baskin, Univ. of Wyoming
2. “The Politics of the Political Unconscious,” Barbara Clare Foley, Rutgers Univ., Newark
3. “The Turn Away from Marxism; or, Why We Read the Way We Read Now,” Charles Sumner, Univ. of Southern Mississippi
Respondents: Stephen M. Best, Univ. of California, Berkeley; Sharon Marcus, Columbia Univ.