Saturday, 08 January
524. Exotic Collections
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., 406A, LA Convention Center
Program arranged by the Society for German Renaissance and Baroque Literature
Presiding: Bethany Wiggin, Univ. of Pennsylvania
1. “Curiosity, Memory, and the Raritätenkammer: The Grand Tour and Collecting in Early Modern Germany,” Karin Anneliese Wurst, Michigan State Univ.
2. “The Influence of Adam Olearius: The Exotica Collection of Hedwig Eleonora of Schleswig-Holstein-Gottorf,” Lisa Skogh, Stockholm Univ.
3. “Baroque Self-Fashioning: The Creation of Duke Frederick III’s Kunstkammer at Schloß Gottorf,” Elio C. Brancaforte, Tulane Univ.
For abstracts, visit www.germanic.uiuc.edu/people/mwade.