Saturday, 30 December
643. What We Talk about When, Etc.: Historicizing Minimalism
8:30–9:45 a.m., 410, Philadelphia Marriott
A special session
Presiding: Andrew Hoberek, Univ. of Missouri, Columbia
1. “Critic and Target: American Minimalist Fiction in the Cultural Field,” Evan Brier, Louisiana State Univ., Shreveport
2. “Certified Authors,” Tom Cerasulo, Elms Coll.
3. “Diminished Expectations: Minimalism and the Crisis of American Confidence,” Samuel Cohen, Univ. of Missouri, Columbia