Thursday, 30 December
638. Visioning the Contemporary Canon
8:30–9:45 a.m., 411–412, Philadelphia Marriott
Program arranged by the Division on Poetry
Presiding: Lorenzo Thomas, Univ. of Houston, Downtown
1. “The Norton Forecast: Observations and Predictions on the Contemporary Canon,” Christopher M. Kuipers, Eastern Illinois Univ.
2. “American Poetry’s French Diary: Jacques Roubaud’s Traduire Journal,” Hélène Aji, Univ. of Paris IV, Sorbonne
3. “The Graveyard of Modernist Poetry,” Onwuchekwa Jemie, Butler Univ.