Sunday, 09 January
737. The Sugar-Coated Pill and Other Seemingly Sweet Conceits
10:15–11:30 a.m., Olympic II, J. W. Marriott
A special session
Presiding: Christopher Warley, Univ. of Toronto
1. “Soft Words and Hard Knowledge: On Renaissance Discourses of Poetry,” Jenny C. Mann, Cornell Univ.
2. “‘Sweetnesse and Subtillitie’: The Poetics of Sugar in Early Modern England,” Miriam Emma Jacobson, Univ. of Georgia
3. “You Are What You Read: A Renaissance Model of Persuasion,” Frederick Blumberg, Stanford Univ.