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Saturday, 08 January

509. The Young Side of the Femme Fatale

12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., 402B, LA Convention Center

A special session

Presiding: Michel Pierssens, Univ. of Montreal

1. “Writing the ‘Femme Enfant,’” Virginie Pouzet-Duzer, Pomona Coll.

Speaker's Annotation:
The talk will be given in French but questions & discussions to follow will be in both French and English.

2. “Zola’s Fatal ‘Virgins,’” Robert Barsky, Vanderbilt Univ.

3. “Killing the Muse: The Fate of the Virgin-Seductress in Oscar Wilde’s Salomé,” Heather L. Braun, Macon State Coll.

4. “Albéric Cahuet’s ‘Au jardin des vierges,’” Michel Pierssens

Speaker's Annotation:
This talk will be delivered in French but the discussion to follow will be in both French and English

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