Monday, 29 December
556. Storytelling in Contemporary Fantastic Literatures
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Golden Gate 4, Hilton
Program arranged by the Discussion Group on Science Fiction and Utopian and Fantastic Literature
Presiding: Peter Fitting, Univ. of Toronto
1. “Narrating Exteriority,” Lisa Jeanne Fluet, Boston Coll.
2. “Tales of the Inhuman,” Peter Yoonsuk Paik, Univ. of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
3. “Only So Many Stories: Culture, Education, and Storytelling in Neal Stephenson’s The Diamond Age,” Eric Aronoff, Michigan State Univ.
Respondent: Peter Fitting