Thursday, 9 January, 1:45–3:00 p.m., McHenry, Chicago Marriott
A special session
Presiding: Michael Rothberg, Univ. of Illinois, Urbana
1. "Erotic Terror in Auschwitz: An American Tale," Phyllis Lassner, Northwestern Univ.
2. "Sexual (Re)Production, Social Death, and the Slavery Perpetrator," Danielle Christmas, Univ. of Illinois, Chicago
Responding: Tim Ryan, Northern Illinois Univ.
For abstracts, visit www.daniellechristmas.com.
Genre, Theory, Method – Themes, Myths, and Archetypes
American Literature – Twentieth and Twenty-First Century