Sunday, 10:15–11:30 a.m., 307, JW Marriott
Relations and Legacies: Brecht, Benjamin, Adorno
Program arranged by the International Brecht Society and the forum TC Philosophy and Literature. Presiding: Paula Hanssen, Webster Univ.
1. “Adorno’s Bilderverbot and Brecht’s Gestural Theater,” Astrid Oesmann, Rice Univ.
2. “Collaboration, Exile, and the Quotidian: Brecht and Benjamin in Community, 1933–39,” Katherine Hollander, Simmons Coll.
3. “Brecht and Adorno on Music: A Comparative Approach to Their Musical Aesthetics,” Carolin Sibilak, Univ. of the Arts, Berlin
Respondent: Robert George Kaufman, Univ. of California, Berkeley