Thursday, 5 January, 12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Liberty A, Sheraton
A special session
Presiding: Andre Carrington, Drexel Univ.
1. "Desire and the Scene of Reading," Valerie Rohy, Univ. of Vermont
2. "The Place of Virtual Meeting: Harriet Beecher Stowe and George Eliot's Epistolary Friendship through Novel-as-Letter," Olga Kuminova, Ben-Gurion Univ. of the Negev
3. "Nothing Gold Can Stay: Reading Apocalypse, Revelation, and Paradise (Not) Regained in Fan Fiction," Balaka Basu, Graduate Center, City Univ. of New York
For abstracts, visit nowandrome.wordpress.com.
Genre, Theory, Method – History of the Book, Reception Theory, Comparison with Other Media, and Performance