Tuesday, 30 December
737. Global Histories of Prose Fiction: Theoretical Considerations
8:30–9:45 a.m., Pacific Suite E, Marriott
Program arranged by the Division on Prose Fiction
Presiding: Michelle A. Massé, Louisiana State Univ., Baton Rouge
1. “What Kind of History Does a Theory of the Novel Require?” Jonathan Arac, Univ. of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh
2. “The Engines of Imagination: Reseeing Literary History through the History of Technology,” Dallas H. Liddle, Augsburg Coll.
3. “The Global Rise of the Novel: Difference and Convergence,” David Henry Richter, Queens Coll., City Univ. of New York