Friday, 5:15–6:30 p.m., 308, JW Marriott
Middle English Economics
A special session. Presiding: Nels C. Pearson, Fairfield Univ.
1. “‘The World Empeireth Every Day’: Entropy and Urban Economics in Gower’s Confessio Amantis,” Ethan E. H. Knapp, Ohio State Univ., Columbus
2. “The Economics of Salvation in Middle English Texts,” Rosemary O’Neill, Kenyon Coll.
3. “The Economics of Social Bonds in Wynnere and Wastoure,” David Sweeten, Ohio State Univ., Columbus
4. “Summoning Hunger: Polanyi, Piers Plowman, and the Labor Market,” Robert W. Epstein, Fairfield Univ.
For abstracts, write to firstname.lastname@example.org.