Thursday, 27 December
94. Poetry and Performance in Early Modern England
7:00–8:15 p.m., Skyway Suite 273, Hyatt Regency
A special session
Presiding: Ann Baynes Coiro, Rutgers Univ., New Brunswick
1. “Spenser beyond the New Historicism: Patronage and Performance in The Shepheardes Calender,” Ben LaBreche, Yale Univ.
2. “‘My Lute Awake’: Voices in Early Modern Aires,” Sarah Iovan, Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison
3. “Oral and Literary Epic in Milton’s England,” Anthony K. Welch, Univ. of Tennessee, Knoxville