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Monday, 28 December

160. Modernist Topoi in a Transhistorical Key: Genres and Translations

10:15–11:30 a.m., 202-B, Pennsylvania Convention Center

Program arranged by the Division on Drama

Presiding: Claire Sponsler, Univ. of Iowa

1. “John Gabriel Borkman and the Dialectic of Modern Tragedy,” Leonardo Lisi, Johns Hopkins Univ., MD

2. “The Blacks: Genet’s Les nègres in New York,” Shonni Enelow, Univ. of Pennsylvania

3. “Gertrude Stein and the Protomodernism of William Gillette,” Craig Iturbe, Rutgers Univ., New Brunswick

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