Saturday, 12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Lone Star C, JW Marriott
Lexical and Syntactic Experimentation in Postmodernist Literature
Program arranged by the forum LSL Linguistics and Literature. Presiding: Robert Troyer, Western Oregon Univ.
1. “Lexical Experimentation, Word Systems, and Code-Switching in Nabokov’s Pnin,” Marina Gorlach, Metropolitan State Univ.
2. “‘You Private Person’: Pronominal Self-Portraiture in John Ashbery’s ‘The New Spirit,’” Nicholas Myklebust, Regis Univ.
3. “Making Language Stutter: A Deleuzian Reading of Christine Brooke-Rose’s Style,” Linda Pillière, Aix Marseille Université
For abstracts, visit http://babel.it.unr.edu/2016MLA.html.