Wednesday, 27 December
45. Faith and Doubt in the Fiction of John Updike
7:00–8:15 p.m., Liberty Ballroom Salon B, Philadelphia Marriott
Program arranged by the Conference on Christianity and Literature
Presiding: Kathleen Verduin, Hope Coll.
1. “Updike Reading, Updike Writing,” Kathleen Verduin
2. “Pagan Pleasures: Gertrude and Claudius and the Dawn of the New Morality,” Marshall Boswell, Rhodes Coll.
3. “Updike’s Villages: Nostalgia, Reading, and Sex,” Stephen Webb, Wabash Coll.
For copies of abstracts, visit www.pepperdine.edu/sponsored/ccl/.