Saturday, 1:45–3:00 p.m., 402, JW Marriott
The Scale of Literature: Knausgård and Contemporary Autofiction
Program arranged by the forum CLCS Nordic. Presiding: Dean Krouk, Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison
1. “The Monumental Knausgård: Big Data, Quantified Self, and Proust for the Facebook Generation,” Inge van de Ven, Utrecht Univ.
2. “A Dog’s Struggle: Martin Källerman’s Rocky as Autobiography,” Øystein Sjåstad, Buskerud and Vestfold Univ.
3. “The Distance of There,” Peter T. Schwenger, Univ. of Western Ontario