Friday, 28 December
289. Peregrine Words: The Violence of Translation
1:45–3:00 p.m., Erie, Sheraton Chicago
Program arranged by the Division on Comparative Studies in Renaissance and Baroque Literature
Presiding: Heather James, Univ. of Southern California
1. “Converting the Text: The Bible and Homer in Jacobean England,” Jeffrey Spencer Shoulson, Univ. of Miami
2. “‘Knaves,’ ‘Slaves,’ and ‘Negars’: Translating Race in Early Modern Europe,” Susan Elizabeth Phillips, Northwestern Univ.
3. “Faultful Aegisthus; or, Translating Homer’s Irony,” Jessica Lynn Wolfe, Univ. of North Carolina, Chapel Hill