Monday, 28 December
244. Grieving in Song: Processing Emotion through Music and Words
1:45–3:00 p.m., Grand Ballroom Salon L, Philadelphia Marriott
A special session
Presiding: Stephanie Anne Sieburth, Duke Univ.
1. “Opera or the Orphic Rituals of Grieving,” Linda Hutcheon, Univ. of Toronto; Michael Hutcheon, Univ. of Toronto
2. “Rock Music versus Anesthetized Grief: The Full-Body Experience of Music,” Lindsay E. Waters, Harvard Univ. Press
3. “Where Are the Bodies Buried? Popular Songs as Covert Rituals of Mourning in Franco’s Spain,” Stephanie Anne Sieburth