Sunday, 30 December
743. Gender and Genre in the Middle Ages
1:45–3:00 p.m., Arkansas, Sheraton Chicago
Program arranged by the Society for Medieval Feminist Scholarship
1. “Conduct Unbecoming: The Conduct Test as Gendered Genre,” Susanna Childress, Hope Coll.
2. “From Fight to ‘Sight’: Gender and Genre in Thuring of Ringoltingen’s Melusine,” Monika M. Schausten, Univ. of Siegen
3. “Playing with Power: Magic Romance and the Female Reader,” Amy S. Kaufman, Northeastern Univ.
Respondent: Michelle M. Sauer, Minot State Univ.