Friday, 6 January, 8:30–9:45 a.m., 203, Hynes
A special session
Presiding: Yohei Igarashi, Colgate Univ.; Lauren A. Neefe, Stony Brook Univ., State Univ. of New York
Yohei Igarashi's Annotation:The panelists' statements are now available on our panel website: mediageist.wordpress.com. -LN
Speakers: Miranda Jane Burgess, Univ. of British Columbia; Mary Helen Dupree, Georgetown Univ.; Kevis Goodman, Univ. of California, Berkeley; Yohei Igarashi; Celeste G. Langan, Univ. of California, Berkeley; Maureen Noelle McLane, New York Univ.; Tom Mole, McGill Univ.
For project statements, panelist biographies, description of format, and scholarship genealogy, visit mediageist.wordpress.com after 30 Nov.
A roundtable of scholars discusses and defines “Romantic media studies,” one of the most vibrant approaches to Romantic literature today. Spanning British, German, and transatlantic Romanticisms, the exchange considers Romantic-era media while reflecting on methods of reading for media, mediations, and networks as well as on the relation between Romantic criticism and the digital humanities.
Comparative Literature – Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries