Saturday, 30 December
666. Susan Sontag and the Public Woman of Letters
10:15–11:30 a.m., Independence Ballroom Salon I, Philadelphia Marriott
A special session
Presiding: Mena Mitrano, Univ. of Rome La Sapienza
1. “Women on War: Susan Sontag, Mary McCarthy, and Diana Trilling Debate the Vietnam War,” Sabrina Fuchs Abrams, State Univ. of New York, Empire State Coll.
2. “Burning Cars, Burning Words: Susan Sontag after 9/11,” Lou Freitas Caton, Westfield State Coll.
3. “Sontag’s Captions: Writing the Bodies of Others,” Bonita Rhoads, Yale Univ.
4. “Sontag and the Europeans,” Mena Mitrano
For copies of papers, write to email@example.com after 15 Dec.