Tuesday, 30 December
729. Perversions and Cruelties
8:30–9:45 a.m., Yerba Buena Salon 6, Marriott
Program arranged by the Division on Luso-Brazilian Language and Literature
Presiding: Phillip Rothwell, Rutgers Univ., New Brunswick
1. “Diogo Soares Meets the God of Affliction: Cruelty and Redemption in Fernão Mendes Pinto’s Peregrinação,” Vincent Barletta, Stanford Univ.
2. “The Language of War: Cruelty and Corporeality in The Lusiads,” Valéria Souza, Univ. of Massachusetts, Dartmouth
3. “The Spectacle of Dismemberment in O Negro Bonifácio,” Johnny Lorenz, Montclair State Univ.
For copies of abstracts, write to email@example.com after 1 Dec.