Saturday, 29 December
477. Refractions and Reflections: Cervantine Narratives in Contemporary Film
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Columbus A and B, Sheraton Chicago
A special session
1. “The Letter and the Spirit: Palomo Cruz Delgado’s Funny Book Don Quixote de la Mancha (1979–81) and Peter Yates’s Romantic Don Quixote (2000),” James A. Parr, Univ. of California, Riverside
2. “Rape or Romance? Tragedies of Gendered Violence in the ‘Novelas Ejemplares’ of Pedro Almodóvar,” Alvaro Molina, Univ. of California, Los Angeles
3. “Early Modern and Postmodern Epistemologies: Don Quijote and Stranger Than Fiction,” Barbara Simerka, Queens Coll., City Univ. of New York; Christopher B. Weimer, Oklahoma State Univ., Stillwater
Respondent: Bruce R. Burningham, Illinois State Univ.