Saturday, 5:15–6:30 p.m., 303, JW Marriott
Affect in the French Renaissance
Program arranged by the forum LLC 16th-Century French. Presiding: Todd W. Reeser, Univ. of Pittsburgh
1. “Toward an Affective Turn in Montaigne Studies,” Zahi A. Zalloua, Whitman Coll.
2. “The Mechanics of the Passions: Affective Bodies in Montaigne, du Vair, and Charron,” Alison Calhoun, Indiana Univ., Bloomington
3. “Musical Theater and Affective Techniques of Communitas in Early-Sixteenth-Century Lyon,” Jessica Herdman, Univ. of California, Berkeley