Wednesday, 30 December
728. Current Research Trends in Epic Studies
1:45–3:00 p.m., Congress C, Loews
Program arranged by the Société Rencesvals, American-Canadian Branch
Presiding: Sharon A. Kinoshita, Univ. of California, Santa Cruz
1. “Three Approaches to Romance Epic: Global Studies, Popular Traditions, Teaching through Performance,” Jo Ann Cavallo, Columbia Univ.
2. “En ton servise vueil ma jovente user: Displacing Feudal Reciprocity in the Couronnement de Louis,” Jason D. Jacobs, Roger Williams Univ.
3. “The Near Absence of Jesus Christ in Medieval Spanish Epic,” Scott Spinks, Univ. of Texas, Austin
Respondent: Matthew J. Bailey, Washington and Lee Univ.