Saturday, 27 December
46. The End of Literature or Marxist Literary Criticism
3:30–4:45 p.m., Pacific Suite A, Marriott
Program arranged by the Marxist Literary Group
Presiding: Emilio Sauri, Univ. of Illinois, Chicago
1. “Literature, Immanent Critique, and the Problem of Standpoint,” Neil A. Larsen, Univ. of California, Davis
2. “‘Little Bundles of Condensed Catastrophe’: Marxism and Literary Form in the Twenty-First Century,” Mathias Nilges, Saint Francis Xavier Univ.
3. “‘How Empire Permeates!’: Globalization and Literary Criticism,” Imre John Szeman, McMaster Univ.
Respondent: Emilio Sauri