Thursday, 27 December
60. Engendering Visions, Envisioning Gender
5:15–6:30 p.m., Truffles, Hyatt Regency
Program arranged by the Division on Middle English Language and Literature, Excluding Chaucer
Presiding: Lorraine K. Stock, Univ. of Houston, University Park
1. “Envisioning Masculine Authority in Walter Hilton’s Scale of Perfection,” Holly Crocker, Univ. of South Carolina, Columbia
2. “‘I Surely Ravished Was’: The Rhetorical-Spatial Construction of Female Desire in the Late Middle English Dream Vision,” Michelle M. Sauer, Minot State Univ.
3. “Anxious Thoughts about Masculinity: The Representation of Maleness in Piers Plowman,” Daniel Farris Pigg, Univ. of Tennessee, Martin