Tuesday, 30 December
806. Allegory and Gender
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Union Square 2, Hilton
Program arranged by the Division on Middle English Language and Literature, Excluding Chaucer
Presiding: Masha Raskolnikov, Cornell Univ.
1. “The Shame of All Her Kind: Spenser, Nietzsche, and the Allegory of Duessa Unveiled,” Yi-Ping Ong, Harvard Univ.
2. “Genders and Bodies: Female Personification Allegory in Piers Plowman,” Shannon Alma Bush, Univ. of California, Riverside
3. “The Devil’s Milk: Gender and Incest in Gower’s Mirour de l’Omme,” Kim Zarins, Cornell Univ.