Thursday, 1:45–3:00 p.m., 310, JW Marriott
German Reading Publics from 1800 to the Future
Program arranged by the forum LLC 19th- and Early-20th-Century German. Presiding: Katja Garloff, Reed Coll.
1. “Mann’s Wagner Reflections: Depth Perception and Anti-Semitism,” Stefani Engelstein, Duke Univ.
2. “‘Sogar im Hemd hat er Taschen!’: Repetition and Ironic Reading between Freytag and Kafka,” Erica Weitzman, Northwestern Univ.
3. “Cultivating the Ideal Reader in Adalbert Stifter’s Der Nachsommer,” Elizabeth Schreiber-Byers, Ball State Univ.