Thursday, 30 December
667. Writing after the Wall: German Democratic Republic Literature of the 1990s
10:15–11:30 a.m., Anthony, Loews
A special session
Session leader: Friederike U. Eigler, Georgetown Univ.
1. “Illness as Metaphor: Christa Wolf and the German Democratic Republic,” Carol Anne Costabile-Heming, Southwest Missouri State Univ.
2. “Patterns of Childhood, Continued: Childhood Memories and Identity Search in Recent East German Texts,” Monika Hohbein-Deegen, Univ. of Wisconsin, Oshkosh
3. “Memory, History, Place: Goodbye to East Berlin,” Katharina Gerstenberger, Univ. of Cincinnati