Thursday, 28 December
177. New Comparisons: Beyond Influence II—Translatio: Material Texts, Material Objects
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Washington A, Loews
Program arranged by the Division on Comparative Studies in Renaissance and Baroque Literature
Presiding: Bianca F-C Calabresi, Princeton Univ.
1. “Relics, Souvenirs, and Religious Identity in Early Modern Europe,” M. G. Aune, North Dakota State Univ.
2. “Ideology in Translation: The Politics and Poetics of Ross’s Translation of The Alcoran of Mahomet,” Ameer Sohrawardy, Rutgers Univ., New Brunswick
3. “Drum Nation: Percussive Poetics and the Military-Theatrical Movable,” Anston Lawrence Bosman, Amherst Coll.