Saturday, 11 January, 8:30–9:45 a.m., Mississippi, Sheraton Chicago
Program arranged by the International Brecht Society and the Division on the Teaching of Literature
Presiding: Per Urlaub, Univ. of Texas, Austin
1. "Performing Gestus," Sabine D. Gross, Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison
2. "Teaching Resistance to Narrative: Brecht's Theater Praxis as a Response to Donnersmarck's Film The Lives of Others," Morgan M. Koerner, Coll. of Charleston
3. "Brecht's Failed Teachings: Der Jasager and the Lehrstück," Carrie J. Preston, Boston Univ.
Responding: Elena Pnevmonidou, Univ. of Victoria
German Literature – Twentieth and Twenty-First Century