Saturday, 27 December
20. Getting into Place: Literary Embodiments of Landscape and the Natural World
3:30–4:45 p.m., Pacific Suite E, Marriott
Program arranged by Women in German
Presiding: Julie Klassen, Carleton Coll.
1. “Three Rivers and the American West: German Visions of Landscape,” Barton Byg, Univ. of Massachusetts, Amherst
2. “‘Die Deutschen im brazilianischen Urwald’: Nineteenth-Century Cultivations of German Identity,” Gabi Kathoefer, Univ. of Denver
3. “But Is There Hope? Climate Change and the Quest for a Democratic Future,” Peter Morris-Keitel, Bucknell Univ.
Respondent: Caroline Schaumann, Emory Univ.