Saturday, 08 January
543. Scotland and the Idea of the North
1:45–3:00 p.m., Platinum Salon F, J. W. Marriott
Program arranged by the Discussion Group on Scottish Literature
Presiding: David Radcliffe, Virginia Polytechnic Inst. and State Univ.
1. “Gourdies without Borders: Revulsion, Resistance, and Refiguring the North in Medieval Literature,” Joseph Taylor, Univ. of Alabama, Huntsville
2. “True Views of Scotland: Illustrated Supplements to Sir Walter Scott’s Work,” Gina Terry, Texas A&M Univ., College Station
3. “Singing the North: Myth, Epic, and Tragedy in Operatic Scotland,” Susan Oliver, Univ. of Salford