9:30-11:30: Session 1 | GENRE
Respondent: Heather Love, M. Mark and Esther K. Watkins Assistant Professor in the Humanities, Penn
- Paul Cox, Music, Case Western Reserve Univ
“Between Music, Dance and Theater: John Cage’s Credo in US”
- Veronica R. Alfano, English, Princeton
"Generic Androgyny in Tennyson’s The Princess"
- Elizabeth Mellon, Music, Penn
“The Genre of the Voice: Changes in the Disciplinarity of Song in Late Antiquity and the Early Middle Ages”
- Yaron Aronowicz, English, Princeton
"Jacob's Room and the Biographical Object"
12:30-2:30: Session 2 | 1800
Respondent: Emily Dolan, Assistant Professor of Music, Penn
- Jennifer Ronyak, Eastman School of Music, Univ of Rochester
“Desecrating Intimacy?: The Early Public Performance of the German Lied”
- Katherine Matson, English, Univ of Virginia
“Surviving the End: Edgeworth, Scott, and Narrative Survival Around 1800”
- David Russell, English, Princeton
“Around 1800: The Emergence of Tact”
- Martin Nedbal, Eastman School of Music, Univ of Rochester
“Germanizing Humanism: Mozart’s Maxims and Eighteenth-Century German Nationalism”
2:45-4:30: Session 3 | SUBJECT
Respondent: Kathleen Lubey, PHF Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow; Assistant Professor of English, St. Johns Univ
- Howard H. Chiang, History of Science, Princeton
“The Death of a Metaphysical Style”
- François Massonnat, Romance Languages, Penn
“Shifting the Gender Epicenter: Female Characters in Three Contemporary ‘Polars’"
- Leigh Ann Smith-Gary, Germanic Languages, Univ of Chicago
“Suspension and Caprice: Kafka's Diaristic Acrobatics”
5:00-6:30: Keynote | Stephen Greenblatt
"Cultural Mobility: The Strange Travels of Shakespeare's Cardenio"