Thursday, 5 January, 3:30–4:45 p.m., 620, WSCC
Program arranged by the MLA Committee on Disability Issues in the Profession
Presiding: Helen Deutsch, Univ. of California, Los Angeles
1. "Eccentric Bodies, Royal Power, and Baronial Revolt in Thirteenth-Century England," Christopher C. Baswell, Barnard Coll.
2. "Before Normal, There Was Natural: Chironomia, Chirologia, and Natural Signing at the Ottoman and Safavid Courts," Elizabeth Bearden, Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison
3. "Vulgar Image and the National Imagination: Scriblerian Satire and the Canon Controversy in Britain, 1797–1824," Matthew Reilly, Univ. of Texas, Austin
Comparative Literature – General