Wednesday, 4 January, 8:30–9:45 a.m., 203, Hynes
Program arranged by Women in German
Presiding: Imke Brust, Haverford Coll.; Yvonne Franke, Univ. of Pittsburgh
1. "'I Carry Silent Baggage': Heimat, Shame, and Gender Conformity in Herta Müller's The Hunger Ange," Michel Mallet, McGill Univ.
2. "Heimat and the Art of Disillusionment: Women in Christoph Hein's Novels," Axel Hildebrandt, Moravian Coll.
3. "Domestic Disputes: Envisioning the Gender of Home in the Era of Reprivatization in Eastern Germany," Necia N. Chronister, Kansas State Univ.
German Literature – General
German Literature – Twentieth and Twenty-First Century