Tuesday, 29 December
445. Why Teach Literature Anyway?
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., 201-B, Pennsylvania Convention Center
Program arranged by the Division on the Teaching of Literature
Presiding: John Paul Riquelme, Boston Univ.
1. “Literature as Public Humanities,” Wai Chee Dimock, Yale Univ.
2. “Reading versus Life?” Jonathan Culler, Cornell Univ.
3. “Reading Critically and the Recovery from the Stupid Years,” Jean Elizabeth Howard, Columbia Univ.