Friday, 28 December
182. What Is Empire?
8:30–9:45 a.m., Colorado, Sheraton Chicago
Program arranged by the Division on German Literature to 1700
Presiding: Will Hasty, Univ. of Florida
1. “‘Frenkisce’ in the Eastern Empire,” Anna Grotans, Ohio State Univ., Columbus
2. “The Politics of Empire in Medieval Crusader Lyric,” Jerold C. Frakes, Univ. at Buffalo, State Univ. of New York
3. “The Imperial Career of Metaphor in Lohenstein’s Sophonisbe,” Geoffrey Shullenberger, Brown Univ.