Saturday, 27 December
96. Theoretical Affinities: Language, Perception, and War in Early Modern Literature
7:00–8:15 p.m., Yerba Buena Salon 4, Marriott
Program arranged by the Division on German Literature to 1700
Presiding: Sara Suzanne Poor, Princeton Univ.
1. “Forked Tongue: Dissimulation and Undecidability in Gryphius’s Leo Armenius,” Peter J. Burgard, Harvard Univ.
2. “Topographies of Pretense,” Anh Nguyen, Johns Hopkins Univ.
3. “The World at War: Sovereignty, Civility, and Governmentality in Grimmelshausen’s Simplicissimus,” Jane Ogden Newman, Univ. of California, Irvine