2015 Conference Program: Sunday

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7:00am-8:00am
Continental Breakfast (Salon A)
8:00am-10:00am
AATSEEL Executive Council Meeting (Port of Singapore)
9:00am-11:00am
Conference Panels: SUN-A (see below for room assignments)
11:00am-12:00pm
Coffee With Leading Scholars (2nd Level Foyer)
AATSEEL Program Committee Meeting (Port of Singapore)
12:00pm-2:00pm
Conference Panels: SUN-B

January 11, 2015, 9:00-11:00am

SUN-A-1 Roundtable: Lotman’s War and Lotman’s Peace: Non–Memoirs, Now in English

Location:
Salon E
Organizer:
Evgenii V Bershtein, Reed College
Discussants:
Caroline Lemak Brickman, UC Berkeley
Emily Van Buskirk, Rutgers University
Evgenii V Bershtein, Reed College
Lyubov Golburt, UC Berkeley

SUN-A-2 Panel: Women, Performance, and Sexuality in Russian Culture

Location:
Salon D
Organizer:
Colleen Lucey, University of Arizona
Chair:
Lisa Woodson, University of Wisconsin
Panelist:
Colleen Lucey, University of Arizona
Title:
The Marriage Market and Troubled Unions: Matchmaking in 19th-Century Russian Art and Literature
Panelist:
Natalia Dame, University of Southern California
Title:
Russia in Distress or the Tortured Virgins in the Russian Satirical Journals of 1905-1906
Panelist:
Teresa Polowy, University of Arizona
Title:
Performance in the Fiction and Music of Writer-Singer Nataliia Medvedeva
Discussants:
Sibelan Forrester, Swarthmore College

SUN-A-3 Panel: Chekhov and the Embodied Mind: Emotion, Memory, Nerves

Location:
Salon C
Organizer:
Anya Hamrick-Nevinglovskaya, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Chair:
Cate Reilly, Princeton University
Panelist:
Anya Hamrick-Nevinglovskaya, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Title:
"Strung Out: Chekhov's Neurasthenics and Nineteenth Century Theories of Nervous Shock"
Panelist:
Melissa Miller, University of Notre Dame
Title:
"On Blue-legged Psyches: Chekhov's Response to Zola's Therese Raquin"
Discussants:
Jefferson Gatrall, Montclair State University

January 11, 2015, 12:00-2:00pm

SUN-B-1 Panel: Limbs and Liminality in Post-/Soviet Women's Writing

Location:
Port of New York
Organizer:
Daniel Brooks, Franklin & Marshall College
Chair:
Emily Van Buskirk, Rutgers University
Panelist:
Daniel Brooks, Franklin & Marshall College
Title:
Living from Hand to Foot: Boldily Synecdoches in Chukovskaya's Sof'ia Petrovna
Panelist:
Christina Schwartz, University of California, Berkeley
Title:
Spaces of Author(ity) in Stepanova's Proza Ivana Sidorova
Panelist:
Caroline Lemak Brickman, UC Berkeley
Title:
Negotiating the Corpus in Contemporary Verse
Panelist:
Natalie McCauley, University of Richmond
Title:
Bodies of Power: Agency, Influence, and Physicality in Ulitskaya's Vesyelie pokhoroni
Discussants:
Elise Thorsen, Novetta

SUN-B-2 Panel: Languages of Phenomenology: Semiotics, Acting, Communication in the Work of Shpet and Bakhtin

Location:
Port of Hong Kong
Organizer:
Alisa Lin, The Ohio State University
Panelist:
Cate Reilly, Princeton University
Title:
Towards a Semiotic Philosophy of Culture? Gustav Shpet’s Phenomenology of Language and Collective Hermeneutics
Panelist:
Alisa Lin, The Ohio State University
Title:
Characters without Insides and Actors without an Audience in Gustav Shpet’s Phenomenology of Theater
Panelist:
Denis Zhernokleyev, Vanderbilt University
Title:
Bakhtin’s King Lear as The Aging Hamlet Who Has Finally Discovered What It Means To Be
Discussants:
Thomas Seifrid, Univ of So. California

SUN-B-3 Panel: The North American Dostoevsky Society

Location:
Salon C
Organizer:
Carol Apollonio, Duke University
Chair:
Robin Feuer Miller, Brandeis University
Panelist:
Brian Armstrong, Augusta University
Title:
"Philosophical Duel/Delusion in Dostoevsky's Notes from Underground"
Panelist:
Jillian Porter, University of Colorado
Title:
Dostoevsky's Money
Panelist:
Katherine Bowers, University of British Columbia
Title:
The Heroine, the Prince, and the Chase: Deconstructing Dostoevsky's Gothic Narrative Force
Discussants:
Carol Apollonio, Duke University

SUN-B-4 Roundtable: Author-Translators in Slavic Literary Traditions

Location:
Salon D
Organizer:
Maria Khotimsky, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Chair:
Sibelan Forrester, Swarthmore College
Discussants:
D. Brian Kim, University of Pennsylvania
Maria Khotimsky, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Marijeta Bozovic, Yale University
Vitaly Chernetsky, University of Kansas