Thursday, 5 January, 10:15–11:30 a.m., 307, Hynes
Program arranged by the Discussion Group on Slavic Literatures and Cultures
Presiding: David L. Cooper, Univ. of Illinois, Urbana
1. "The Embarrassing Insistence of the Theological Imperative in the Society Novel: Genre, Narrative, and Affect in Dostoevsky's The Idiot," Alyson Tapp, Reed Coll.
2. "The Efficacy of Affect: Bergson, the Avant-Garde, and Andrei Platonov's Grief-Soaked Things," Jonathan Brooks Platt, Univ. of Pittsburgh
Responding: Valeria Sobol, Univ. of Illinois, Urbana
For abstracts, visit mlaslavic2013.blogspot.com/.
Slavic and East European Literatures