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Program

Program

Program

Sunday, May 4:
7:00-8:00 p.m.: Registration of participants. School staff will be available at student residence (Le Grand Bleu Guest House, via Flavio Gioia 37, Procida) for payment of dues.

Monday, May 5: Conservatorio delle Orfane a Terra Murata, Procida (Orientale University Conference Center)
9:30 a.m.: Welcome address

10:00 a.m.: Plenary 1
Jane Desmond (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)
Mourning and Meaning: Pet Cemeteries, New Kinships, and Material Culture
Discussion
11:30 a.m.-12:00 a.m.: coffee break
12:00 a.m.: Plenary 2
Ira Dworkin (The American University in Cairo)
African American Spirituals and the Transatlantic World: American Missionaries, Colonialism, and Translation in the Belgian Congo
Discussion
1:30 p.m.-3:00 p.m.: lunch
3:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.: seminars/workshops

Tuesday, May 6: Conservatorio delle Orfane a Terra Murata, Procida (Orientale University Conference Center)
9:30 a.m.: Plenary 3
John L. Bryant (Hofstra University)
Digital Scholarship and the Future of American Studies: The Example of MEL
Discussion
11:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m.: coffee break
11:30 a.m.: Plenary 4
Gordon Poole (Università di Napoli “L’Orientale”)
Memory in John Marr and Other Sailors
Discussion
1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.: lunch
3:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.: seminars/workshops

Wednesday, May 7: Conservatorio delle Orfane a Terra Murata, Procida (Orientale University Conference Center)
9:30 a.m.: Plenary 5
Carla Cappetti (CUNY City College)
The Fugitive Whale Narrative: Hunting, Revenge, and Mutiny in Moby-Dick
Discussion
11:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m.: coffee break
11:30 a.m.: Plenary 6
Susan Balée (Literary Essayist)
The History of American Autobiography, and a Recent Phenomenon: “Madness Memoirs”
Discussion
1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.: lunch

3:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.: seminars/workshops
Thursday, May 8: Conservatorio delle Orfane a Terra Murata, Procida (Orientale University Conference Center)
9:30 a.m.: Plenary 7
Jonathan Arac (University of Pittsburgh)
The Americanist and the Novel: An Ongoing Story
Discussion
11:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m.: coffee break
11:30 a.m.: Plenary 8
Giorgio Mariani (Università di Roma “Sapienza”)
Against War?
Discussion
1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.: lunch
3:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.: seminars/workshops

Friday, May 9: Conservatorio delle Orfane a Terra Murata, Procida (Orientale University Conference Center)
9:30 a.m.: Plenary 9
Giuseppe Nori (Università di Macerata)
Against Historicism: The Vision of History between Materialism and Theology
Discussion
11:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m.: coffee break
11:30 a.m.: Plenary 10
Bruce Robbins (Columbia University)
Eternal Recurrence Today: Barbarism in Contemporary World Literature
Discussion

1:00 p.m.: Final address:
Deborah Guido O’Grady, Public Affairs Officer, Consulate General of the United States, Naples
Lida Viganoni, Rettore, Università degli Studi di Napoli “L’Orientale”
1:30 p.m.-3:00 p.m.: lunch
3:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.: seminars/workshops

Saturday, May 10: Conservatorio delle Orfane a Terra Murata, Procida (Orientale University Conference Center)
9:30 a.m.:
Participants’ Papers
Discussion
11:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m.: coffee break
11:30 a.m.:
Participants’ Papers
Discussion
1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.: lunch
3:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.:
Participants’ Papers
Discussion

OASIS is generously supported by the United States Diplomatic Mission to Italy, by the Fulbright Commission, and by Università di Napoli “L’Orientale.”


 

 

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