Saturday, 30 December
639. Violence in God’s Name
8:30–9:45 a.m., 307, Philadelphia Marriott
Program arranged by the Division on Literature and Religion
Presiding: Carol V. Kaske, Cornell Univ.
1. “‘Our Father Wieland’: God and Familicide in Early America,” Yael S. Feldman, New York Univ.
2. “Ambivalent Aggression: Divine Violence and the Engagement with the Jew in the Alliterative Siege of Jerusalem,” Randy P. Schiff, Univ. at Buffalo, State Univ. of New York
3. “Augustinian Counterhistory and the Massacre of Innocents in Titus Andronicus,” Lauren Silberman, Baruch Coll., City Univ. of New York