Sunday, 28 December
211. Literary Criticism for the Twenty-First Century
10:15–11:30 a.m., Imperial A, Hilton
Program arranged by the PMLA Editorial Board
Presiding: Cathy Caruth, Emory Univ.
1. “The Word under Pressure of the Image,” Ian Grant Balfour, York Univ., Keele
2. “The Zany Science,” Sianne Ngai, Univ. of California, Los Angeles
3. “The Future of the Literary Past,” Meredith L. McGill, Rutgers Univ., New Brunswick; Andrew C. Parker, Amherst Coll.
Respondent: Jonathan Culler, Cornell Univ.