Monday, 28 December
336. New Sociologies of Literature
7:15–8:30 p.m., Commonwealth Hall B, Loews
A special session
Presiding: James F. English, Univ. of Pennsylvania
1. “On Mid-Level Concepts,” John Frow, Melbourne Univ.
2. “Living Is Flat: Sociology and the Descriptive Turn in Literary Studies,” Heather K. Love, Univ. of Pennsylvania
3. “Nostalgia as Social Imaginary: Eva Hoffman’s Lost in Translation and Saidiya Hartman’s Lose Your Mother,” Ato Quayson, Univ. of Toronto