Monday, 11 January, 8:30–9:45 a.m., Superior B, Sheraton Chicago
Program arranged by the Simone de Beauvoir Society
Presiding: Yolanda Astarita Patterson, California State Univ., East Bay
1. "The Existentialist and Marxist Approach of Simone de Beauvoir in L'Amérique au jour le jour," Irene Ivanova Ivantcheva, Univ. of Cincinnati
2. "Narrative and Friendship between Women in Beauvoir's Les Mandarins: Lessons for 2014," Barbara Klaw, Northern Kentucky Univ.
3. "Afterlives: Age after Sex, Sex after Age: Beauvoir's La vieillesse," Penelope Deutscher, Northwestern Univ.
French Literature – Twentieth and Twenty-First Century