Saturday, 11 January, 10:15–11:30 a.m., Grace, Chicago Marriott
A special session
Presiding: Sonia Johnson, Univ. of Iowa
1. "Creating 'Living Documents': Student Radicalism, Poststructuralism, and John Barth's Lost in the Funhouse," Kristin L. Matthews, Brigham Young Univ., UT
2. "Pynchon Post-Postmodernism, Pynchon Pre-Postmodernism," Sonia Johnson
3. "The Ethics of Antihistoricism: Joy Williams and an Alternative Contemporary," Daniel Grausam, Durham Univ.
Responding: Joseph Paul Tabbi, Univ. of Illinois, Chicago
American Literature – Twentieth and Twenty-First Century