Sunday, 12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., 305, JW Marriott
Novel Crossings: Galdós and His Predecessors, Contemporaries, and Successors
Program arranged by the International Association of Galdós Scholars and the forum LLC 18th- and 19th-Century Spanish and Iberian. Presiding: Lisa Nalbone, Univ. of Central Florida
1. “Narcissus in the Novel: Reenvisioning the Dandy in Galdós’s Torquemada Tetralogy,” Nicholas Wolters, Univ. of Virginia
2. “Revisioning the Physical and Social Body: From Galdós’s Marianela (1878) to Pablo Messiez’s Los ojos (2011),” Linda M. Willem, Butler Univ.
3. “Galdós’s Place in the Continuum of Creative Historical Cycles from Shakespeare to Almudena Grandes,” Stephen John Miller, Texas A&M Univ., College Station
For abstracts, write to Lisa.Nalbone@ucf.edu.