Sunday, 6 January, 1:45–3:00 p.m., 308, Hynes
A special session
Presiding: Anthony Alessandrini, Kingsborough Community Coll., City Univ. of New York
1. "Postinvasion Egypt at the Linguistic Impasse of the Romantic Imagination: Animality, Melancholia, and Necrophilia in Balzac, Vigny, and Gautier," Burcu Gürsel, Istanbul, Turkey
2. "Performing a Response to The Triumvirate of Violence: Muhammad Shukri's Appropriation of Jean Genet," Gretchen Head, Univ. of California, Berkeley
3. "Violence Is: Aesthetic Uprisings and the Arab Spring," Anthony Alessandrini
For abstracts, visit independent.academia.edu/BURCUGURSEL after 1 Nov.
Comparative Literature – General