Wednesday, 29 December
447. Literary Representations of Queer History: Medieval to Postmodern
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., 310, Philadelphia Marriott
A special session
Session leader: Robert Lawrence Caserio, Penn State Univ., University Park
1. “Once More to the Fiery Plain: De- and Rehistoricizing Sodom in Canto XV of Dante’s Inferno and Cleanness,” Kevin L. Gustafson, Univ. of Texas, Arlington
2. “Reading, Writing Historically,” Jay Grossman, Northwestern Univ.
3. “Fatal Infections of History in Queer Fiction,” Richard Robert Bozorth, Southern Methodist Univ.