Saturday, 29 December
512. Whither Liberal Democracy? The Future of the Political
1:45–3:00 p.m., Columbus Hall H, Hyatt Regency
Program Arranged by the Division on Sociological Approaches to Literature
Presiding: Imre John Szeman, McMaster Univ.
1. “Liberal Theatocracy,” Donald K. Hedrick, Kansas State Univ.
2. “We Have Never Been Democratic,” Crystal Lynn Bartolovich, Syracuse Univ.
3. “The Declaration of Future Democracy,” Benjamin J. Robertson, Georgia Inst. of Tech.
Respondent: Michael Ryan, Northeastern Univ.