Thursday, 27 December
49. Monsters, Deviants, and Misfits in French Literature and Film
3:30–4:45 p.m., Erie, Sheraton Chicago
Program arranged by Women in French
Presiding: Judith Holland Sarnecki, Lawrence Univ.
1. “Duras’s Deviants: Narrating Madness, Mayhem, and Murder,” Jennifer Willging, Ohio State Univ., Columbus
2. “Miscreants ’R’ Us: Upping the Deviant Ante in Virginie Despentes’s Baise-moi,” Charles J. Stivale, Wayne State Univ.
3. “Birds of Prey: Henri-Georges Clouzot’s Infamous Film of Nazi Occupation, Le corbeau,” Judith Holland Sarnecki