Date:

July 8 - July 12, 1999

 Location:

University of Urbino

Urbino, Italy

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Index

                    Date
Session A
Session B
           Thursday, July 8
           Friday, July 9
           Saturday, July 10
           Sunday, July 11
           Monday, July 12

 

Thursday, July 8
 

5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
  • RECEPTION at Collegio del Colle 
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
  • DINNER


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Friday, July 9
 
8:00 a.m - 9:00 a.m
  • BREAKFAST

9:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.

                            Speaker                                 Topics
Sherry Zivley, University of Houston The Depths of Evil: The Phenomenology of Fictional Subterranean Spaces
Shuli Barzilai, Hebrew University of Jerusalem Accountable Maliguity: Three Kitchen Scenes in Atwood's Fiction
[Chair] Stephanie Ortega, Southwest Texas University Bachmann's Style of Posturing Dying in Malina
                          Speaker                                 Topics
Saundra Segan, City University of New York Sullivan's Idea of Chumship and a Literature of Friendship
Jerome Winer, University of Illinois Panic in Literature
[Chair] Frederico Pereira, ISPA, Lisbon, Portugal La fantasmatique et la pluralit du soc: le cas de Marguerite Duras

 

10:45 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.


11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

                          Speaker                                 Topics
Max Day, Harvard Medical School Frieda Fromm-Reichmann: A Retrospective
Czeslaw Dziekanowski, University of Bialystok Between Internal Experience and Artistic Form
[Chair] Elizabeth Fox, Massachusetts Institute of Technology A Theory of Mothering Implicit in the Work of Joan Riviere
                          Speaker                                 Topics
Solange Leibovici, University of Amsterdam The Anality of Evil: Celine's "Anti-Semitic Pamphlets"
[Chair] Donald Vanouse, State University of New York at Oswego The Blighting of Love in J.M. Coetzee's Boyhood

 

12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.


2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

                          Speaker                                 Topics
Emil Draitser, City University of New York Psychological Underpinnings of Russian Proverbs on Violence against Women
Claudia Liebrand, Albert-Ludwigs Universitaet Lulu: "The Wild, Beautiful Animal" - Rereading Wedekind
[Chair] Marvin Krims, Harvard Medical School Cruelty in Shakespeare's The Taming of the Shrew
                          Speaker                                 Topics
Anca Cristofovici, Université de Caens An Aesthetics of Aging
Sylvie Blum, University of Florida Memento Mori: Boltanski's Monuments to Mourning and Loss
[Chair] Nancy Blake, University of Illinois Deconstructing the Muse: Surrealism's Child-Woman and Hans Bellmer's Dolls

7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

8:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.



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Saturday, July 10
 
 
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m
  • BREAKFAST

9:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.

                         Speaker                                 Topics
Elena Bonelli, University of Siena Abject Bodies and Disseminated Remains in Titus Andronicus
Joan Byles, University of Cyprus Shakespeare and War
[Chair] Dianne Hunter, Trinity College Hamlet's Hysterical Form

 
                         Speaker                                 Topics
Pierre Met, Université de Paris VII Henry James and Loss: The Europeans
Greg Forter, University of South Carolina Modernism, Manhood, and Melancholia: Hemingway's The Sun Also Rises
[Chair] Anne Wyatt-Brown, University of Florida The Rise and Fall of Jerzy Kosinski

 

10:45 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.


11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

                         Speaker                                 Topics
Richard Currie, City University of New York The Role of the Unconscious in Detection in Wilkie Collins's The Law and the Lady
Marcia Landau, University of New Mexico Amy Levy -Poetic Reflections of Object of Love
[Chair] Bert Wyatt-Brown, University of Florida Poe's Raven: Influence, Alienation, and Art

 
 
                         Speaker                                 Topics
Alice Adams, Miami University of Ohio Anti-Oedipal Biomythographies in Audre Lorde, Dorothy Allison, and Cherrie Moraga
Georgianna Colville, Université de Tours The Tragic Trajectories of Three Surrealist Sphinxes: Frida Kahlo, Kay Sage, and Unica Zurn
[Chair] Margaret Schaefer, Berkeley, California (Re)creating the Parent -- the Reparative Function of the Memoir

 

12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.


2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

                         Speaker                                 Topics
Rene Morel, City College of San Francisco A Telling Show: Self and Specularity in the King Candaules Myth
Ulrike Kistner, University of the Witwatersrand Crowds at Hangings, at Revolutions, in Media Events - Mutations of the Social Tie?
[Chair] David Willbern, State University of New York at Buffalo "I Like to Watch"

 
 
                         Speaker                                 Topics
Gordon Hirsch and Louella Hirsch, University of Minnesota Cognitive Behavioral Psychology and the Case of Pride and Prejudice
[Chair] Laszlo Halasz, Institute for Psychology of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences  Reception of Different "Genres" of Freudian Texts

 

4:15 p.m. - 5:45 p.m.

                         Speaker                                 Topics
Jennifer Predock-Linnell, University of New Mexico The Closeted Swan Emerges
Franziska Schoessler, Albert-Ludwigs Universitaet Cross-dressing in Virginia Woolf's Orlando: A Biography
[Chair] William Spurlin, Columbia University The Absence of Language: Reading Scola's Le Bal

 
 
                         Speaker                                 Topics
Chapman Chen, Polytechnic University of Hong Kong A Psychoanalytic Interpretation of Bai Xiannyong's "Death in Chicago"
Samuel Roll, University of New Mexico Cultural Variations in Oedipal Literature
[Chair] Susan Van Zyl, University of the Witwatersrand Why We Should Still Read "Prospero and Caliban" 

 
7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
  • DINNER


8:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

  • MOVIE (Video) at Collegio: "Sirens"


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SUNDAY July 11
 
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
  • BREAKFAST
9:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.

                         Speaker                                 Topics
Virginia Blum, University of Kentucky Imitating Mother: Allegories of Race and Space in Imitation of Life
[Chair] Andrew Gordon, University of Florida Racism as a Project: Guess Who's Coming to Dinner

 
 
                         Speaker                                 Topics
Astrid Lange-Kirchheim, Albert-Ludwigs Universitaet De(con)struction of a Lady's Portrait: Mme Chauchat in Thomas Mann's The Magic Mountain
Earl Ingersoll, State University of New York at Brockport James Joyce's "The Dead" and the Dilemma of Identification
[Chair] Yana Hashamova, Bowdoin College Beckett's Winnie: The Woman Who is No-All?

 

11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

                         Speaker                                 Topics
Marina Bronich, Nizhny Novgorod Linguistic University Doubles in Dostoevsky and Bellow
Annelies Van Mees, University of Amsterdam The Lacanian Gaze and the Little Mermaid
[Chair] Robert Silhol, Université de Paris VII The Law of the Father

 
 
                         Speaker                                 Topics
Maria Kardaun, University of Maastricht Jacob and the Angel: on Genesis 32, 22-31
Eva Eskselius, Stockholm, Sweden Angel in the Underworld: Aspects of a Love Story
[Chair] Reuven Tsur, Tel Aviv University The Death-and-Rebirth Archetype in Poetry (an Homage to Maud Bodkin)

 

12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.


2:30p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

                         Speaker                                 Topics
Marcia Green, San Francisco State University "Girl of My Dreams": Harry Angel's Epiphany from Johnny Favorite's "Haunting Melody" in Alan Parker's Angel Heart
Robert Sprich, Bentley College "Jumpin' Nights in the Garden of Eden": Sensuality in John Duigan's Sirens
[Chair] Norman Holland, University of Florida My Shakespeare in Love

 
 
                         Speaker                                 Topics
Sue Finkelstein, Cleveland Heights, Ohio Conrad as Trauma Survivor: Reflections on his Narrative Method
George Johnson, Cariboo University Well-remembered Voices: Mourning and Spirit Communication in First World War Narratives
[Chair] Claire Kahane, State University of New York at Buffalo The Maternal Scream

 
 

4:15 p.m. - 5:45 p.m.

                         Speaker                                 Topics
Elaine Baruch , New York City, New York Manon Lescaut: The Impossible Object in Literature and Opera
Maria Ferreira, University of Aveiro The Eternity of the Same: Human Cloning and its Discontents
[Chair] Tamise Van Pelt, Idaho State University Psychoanalysis in Cyberspace: The Issue of Otherness

 
 
                         Speaker                                 Topics
Jane Kupersmidt, New York City, New York Reticent Representation: Negation in Literature and Psychoanalytic Theory
Maureen Turim, University of Florida The Fantasy Image: Fixed or Moving?
[Chair] Antal Bokay, Janus Pannonius University Psychoanalytic Poetics: The Work of Nicholas Abraham

 

7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.


8:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.


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MONDAY July 12
 
8:00 a.m - 9:00 a.m.
  • BREAKFAST
9:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.

                         Speaker                                 Topics
Arnold Toczyski, University of Bialystok Two Ways of Creating: Experiment and Imagination
[Chair] Geoffrey Green, San Francisco State University "Conjuring up a piece of real life': David Mamet's Representation of the Compulsion to Repeat and its Transformation into Remembrance by Means of Transference in his Film, Things Change

 
                         Speaker                                 Topics
Dilek Doltas, Bogazici University Islamic Woman Writers and the Question of Identity in Political Islam
Helen Jaskoski, California State University at Fullerton "I always knew you were singing": The Search for Parental Ground in the Poetry of Wendy Rose
[Chair] Cheryl Johnson, Miami University of Ohio The Language of Servitude

10:45 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.


11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.

12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
  • LUNCH


2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.



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