Saturday, 08 January
509. The Young Side of the Femme Fatale
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., 402B, LA Convention Center
A special session
Presiding: Michel Pierssens, Univ. of Montreal
1. “Writing the ‘Femme Enfant,’” Virginie Pouzet-Duzer, Pomona Coll.
Speaker's Annotation:The talk will be given in French but questions & discussions to follow will be in both French and English.
2. “Zola’s Fatal ‘Virgins,’” Robert Barsky, Vanderbilt Univ.
3. “Killing the Muse: The Fate of the Virgin-Seductress in Oscar Wilde’s Salomé,” Heather L. Braun, Macon State Coll.
4. “Albéric Cahuet’s ‘Au jardin des vierges,’” Michel Pierssens
Speaker's Annotation:This talk will be delivered in French but the discussion to follow will be in both French and English
For abstracts, visit research.pomona.edu/virginie-pouzet-duzer/?page_id=168.