Friday, 8:30–9:45 a.m., 306, JW Marriott
On Death and Dying in Nineteenth-Century Spanish Culture
Program arranged by the forum LLC 18th- and 19th-Century Spanish and Iberian. Presiding: David Thatcher Gies, Univ. of Virginia
1. “Larra and the Walking Dead: Phantasms, Optics, and the Birth of a Liberal State,” Daniel Frost, Coll. of the Holy Cross
2. “Death and Resurrection: Beyond the Uncanny,” Andrew Ginger, Univ. of Bristol
3. “Royal Deaths and National Rebirth: Images of Death in Nineteenth-Century Spanish History Painting,” Laura Connor, Framingham State Univ.
4. “Wife Murder on the Spanish Stage: Pardo Bazán’s Play Verdad,” Margot A. Versteeg, Univ. of Kansas
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