Wednesday, 29 December
600. The Gendering of Metonymic Violence from Medieval to Modern German Culture
7:15–8:30 p.m., Jefferson, Loews
A special session
Session leader: Richard Langston, Univ. of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
1. “Wandering Genitalia in Late Medieval German Literature and Culture,” Ann Marie Rasmussen, Duke Univ.
2. “Two Sisters Sleeping in One Bed: Wieland and the Early Modern Breast,” Simon Jan Richter, Univ. of Pennsylvania
3. “Automated Limbs: Peter Weiss and the Traumatic Legacies of Surrealism,” Richard Langston
For copies of abstracts, write to Richard Langston by 1 Dec. 2004 or visit www.unc.edu/~relangst/bodyparts.html.