Year-End Sports Roundup! I'm pleased once again to have been invited to contribute to The Allrounder’s Questions for the Panel on Sports Story of the Year and Sports Figure of the Year. If you aren't already reading the site and following @theallrounderco, this is a great time to start.
Join us for session #548. at the Modern Language Association Convention in Austin, TX this week, for "The Public Jane Austen in Austin; or, How to Keep Austen Weird." The session will be held on Saturday, 9 January, 12:00 noon–1:15 p.m. in room 8C of the Austin Convention Center.
Janine Barchas promises to be wearing this t-shirt!
Presiding: Devoney Looser, Arizona State Univ., Tempe
1. "Jane Austen and the 'After 9/11' Question," Mary Ann O'Farrell, Texas A&M Univ., College Station
2. "Will and Jane, at Four Hundred and Two Hundred," Janine G. Barchas, Univ. of Texas, Austin; Kristina
Marie Straub, Carnegie Mellon Univ.
3. "Some Like It Hot: Love and Sex with Jane Austen," Nora Nachumi, Stern Coll. for Women
keywords: Austen, Novel, Celebrity, History, Reception
Prof. Devoney Looser (aka Stone Cold Jane Austen).