Saturday, 08 January
635. Dante and the Popular Imagination
5:15–6:30 p.m., 409A, LA Convention Center
Program arranged by the Dante Society of America
Presiding: Nancy Jean Vickers, Bryn Mawr Coll.
Speakers: Peter S. Hawkins, Yale Univ.; Guy P. Raffa, Univ. of Texas, Austin; Arielle Saiber, Bowdoin Coll.
A discussion of the place held by Dante in the contemporary popular imagination as reflected in such media as print, film, video games, and Web sites.