Friday, 30 December
766. Spenserian Agents: Men, Women, and Catholics
1:45–3:00 p.m., Harding, Marriott
Program arranged by the International Spenser Society
Presiding: Joseph Foster Loewenstein, Washington Univ.
1. “The Limits of Pity: Female Heroism in Spenser’s Garden of Adonis,” Kathryn Sydney Evans, Univ. of California, Berkeley
2. “Catholics, Classics, and the Elizabethan Polity: The Real Context for Spenser,” Nigel S. Smith, Princeton Univ.
3. “Narratological Free Will: Scudamore and the Temple of Venus,” Andrea Walkden, Yale Univ.