Thursday, 30 December
724. Apart from The Hours: Virginia Woolf’s Continuing Presence on the Intellectual Scene
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., 411–412, Philadelphia Marriott
Program arranged by the International Virginia Woolf Society
Presiding: Mark F. Hussey, Pace Univ., NY
1. “Reading Woolf in Africa: Aidoo, El-Sadaawi, and Lessing,” Anne Elizabeth Fernald, Fordham Univ., Lincoln Center
2. “The Legacy of the ‘Outsider’s Society’: Woolf, Brand, and Postcolonial Nationhood,” Erica L. Johnson, Chatham Coll.
3. “Situating the Pain of Others: Pictures, Arguments, and Empathy,” Madelyn Detloff, Miami Univ., Oxford