Tuesday, 29 December
580. Three Ways of Looking at a New Variorum Winter’s Tale
7:15–8:30 p.m., Grand Ballroom Salon I, Philadelphia Marriott
Program arranged by the MLA Committee on the New Variorum Edition of Shakespeare
Presiding: Jeffrey Masten, Northwestern Univ.
1. “Tongue-Tied: Double Entendre and the Construction of Civility in The Winter’s Tale,” Melissa E. Sanchez, Univ. of Pennsylvania
2. “Deciphering The Winter’s Tale: Number, Numeration, Accountability,” Shankar Raman, Massachusetts Inst. of Tech.
3. “Disinterring Montaigne: Variorum as Shovel,” Lars Engle, Univ. of Tulsa