Friday, 07 January
189. Medieval and Early Modern Lives
8:30–9:45 a.m., 304A, LA Convention Center
Program arranged by the Division on Autobiography, Biography, and Life Writing
Presiding: Linda Haverty Rugg, Univ. of California, Berkeley
1. “The Usurer’s Lives: Commerce, Confession, and the Desire for Gain,” Scott Hiley, Northwestern Univ.
2. “Hoccleve’s Symptoms, Hoccleve’s Voice,” Julie Orlemanski, Harvard Univ.
3. “Ge Hong Online: What Medieval Chinese Autobiography Tells Us about the Self in the Digital Age,” Matthew Wells, Univ. of Kentucky, Lexington
4. “Reading Lyric for the Narrative: Tudor ‘Autobiographies’ of Ovid,” Lindsay Reid, Wilfrid Laurier Univ.