586. Early Modern Possible Worlds
Wednesday, 7 January, 5:15–6:30 p.m., 618, WSCC
A special session
Presiding: Carla Mazzio, Univ. at Buffalo, State Univ. of New York
1. "Three Takes on Possibility: Shakespeare, Leibniz, Kierkegaard," Simon Palfrey, Univ. of Oxford, Brasenose Coll.
2. "'As Might Best Be': Poetics of Possibility in The Faerie Queene," Debapriya Sarkar, Rutgers Univ., New Brunswick
3. "A Possible World in Math and Poetry: Descartes's Le Monde," Jacqueline D. Wernimont, Scripps Coll.
For abstracts, visit earlymodernpossibleworlds.wordpress.com.
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