Thursday, 29 December
440. Byron and Byronism
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Park Tower Suite 8222, Marriott
Program arranged by the Division on Gay Studies in Language and Literature
Presiding: Henry Abelove, Wesleyan Univ.
1. “Lord Byron and the Queerness of ‘———,’” Gary R. Dyer, Cleveland State Univ.
2. “Reforming the Homosexual: Disraeli, Bulwer-Lytton, and the Novel Politician after Byron,” Dino Franco Felluga, Purdue Univ., West Lafayette
Respondent: Andrew Elfenbein, Univ. of Minnesota, Twin Cities