Friday, 10:15–11:30 a.m., 6B, ACC
Literature and Cultures of Credit in Early Modern England
Program arranged by the forum LLC 17th-Century English. Presiding: Molly Murray, Columbia Univ.
1. “Feigned Fortunes: Constructing Credit in Early Modern England,” Laura Kolb, Baruch Coll., City Univ. of New York
2. “Timon the Cynic: Credit, Credibility, and the Problem of the Truth Teller in Early Modern England,” David Hershinow, Princeton Univ.
3. “‘But Is He Often Thus?’: Credible Character in Othello,” J. K. Barret, Univ. of Texas, Austin
4. “Castiliano Vulgo! or, How to Believe in Nothing,” Adam Zucker, Univ. of Massachusetts, Amherst