Modern Language Association
Viewing convention Program information from 2014

Session Details

309. Chicago Women Playwrights

Sunday, 10 January, 1:45–3:00 p.m., Purdue-Wisconsin, Chicago Marriott

Program arranged by the Division on Women's Studies in Language and Literature

Presiding: Madelyn Detloff, Miami Univ., Oxford

1. "Staging Harriet Jacobs," Jennifer DeVere Brody, Stanford Univ.

2. "Sarah Ruhl in the House of Spirits," Pamela Allen Brown, Univ. of Connecticut, Stamford

3. "'A Raisin . . . Held Up to the Sun': Gender, Race, and the Commercialization of Lorraine Hansberry's A Raisin in the Sun," Emily Sherwood, Graduate Center, City Univ. of New York


  • General Literature – Drama

  • American Literature – General

  • American Literature – Twentieth Century

No comments have been posted for this session.

Close Window

© 2015 Modern Language Association.