Saturday, 30 December
700. Literary Codes of Obscenity
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Commonwealth Hall D, Loews
Program arranged by the American Association of Teachers of Slavic and East European Languages
Presiding: Hilde M. Hoogenboom, Univ. at Albany, State Univ. of New York
1. “The Chinese Translation of Bawdy Language in Romeo and Juliet: Zhu Shenghao as a Case in Point,” Yuk Sunny Tien, Penn State Univ., University Park
2. “A Surfeit of Sin in ‘Sodom’: A Czech Decadent’s Ambivalent Embrace of Homoeroticism in the Fin de Siècle European Context,” Kirsten Lodge, Columbia Univ.
3. “Yaroslav Mogutin: A Russian Author’s Transgression as a Strategy of Cultural Globalization,” Vitaly Chernetsky, Miami Univ., Oxford