Friday, 29 December
522. Beckett at One Hundred and Irish Writing
3:30–4:45 p.m., 307, Philadelphia Marriott
Program arranged by the Discussion Group on Anglo-Irish Literature
Presiding: Victor Ernest Luftig, Univ. of Virginia
1. “Vestiges of Ireland in the Late Fiction,” Michael Wood, Princeton Univ.
2. “Abortion and Infanticide in Beckett and Yeats,” Sean D. C. Kennedy, Saint Mary’s Univ., NS
3. “Samuel Beckett, Jack Yeats, and the Republican Imaginary,” Nicholas Allen, Univ. of North Carolina, Chapel Hill