Schedule

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Location: Coulter Lounge, International House
1414 E. 59th St., Chicago, IL. 60637

Friday, March 4

10:00-12:00  Graduate Student Translation/Annotation Workshop (1)

Hirano Ken 平野謙, “Seiji to Bungaku” Part 1「政治と文学・1」:  Sarah Allen (Chicago), Miyabi Goto (Princeton) and TAKANO Mariko (Waseda)

Nakano Shigeharu 中野重治, “Hihyō no ningensei” Parts 1 and 2 「批評の人間性・1 & 2」:  SHIONO Kaori (Waseda) and Joshua Solomon (Chicago)

1:30-3:30   Panel 1:   New Perspectives on the “Politics and Literature” Debate

Chair:  Miho Matsugu (DePaul)

SAKAKIBARA Richi 榊原理智 (Waseda): 「政治と文学」論争とアマチュアの文学—文学を担う主体は誰か

Douglas Slaymaker (University of Kentucky):  “Stumbling over Hybridity: Katō Shūichi’s Zasshusei

James Dorsey (Dartmouth College):  “Literature at War’s End: The ‘Prosecution’ of Writers in Bungaku  Jihyō

Discussant:  Richard Calichman (City College of New York)

4:00-6:00   Panel 2:  The Afterlives of the “Politics and Literature” Debate (1)

Chair:  Michael Bourdaghs (University of Chicago)

Seiji Lippit (UCLA):  “The Subject of Tenkō”

Justin Jesty (University of Washington): “The Art and Politics Debate in Visual Culture from the late 1940s to 1950s, Reverberations and Repetitions”

Jonathan Glade (University of Chicago):  “Constructing Literature as Political:  Post-World War II Korean Literature and the Korean Writer’s Alliance.”

Discussant:  Atsuko Ueda (Princeton)

Saturday, March 5

10:00-12:00   Graduate Student Translation/Annotation Workshop (2)

Ara Masahito 荒正人, “Daini no seishun” 「第二の青春」:  William Bridges (Princeton) and Junko Yamazaki (Chicago)

Roundtable 座談会, “Bungakusha no sekimu” 「文学者の責務」:  Patrick Schwemmer (Princeton) and Noriko Yamaguchi (Chicago)

1:00-3:00   Panel 3:  The Afterlives of the “Politics and Literature” Debate (2)

Chair:  Heather Bowen-Struyk (University of Michigan)

KO Youngran 高榮蘭 (Nihon Daigaku) :「1955」という遠近法―金達寿「日本の冬」と記憶の抗争

Ann Sherif (Oberlin College):  “Fascism as History in Early Postwar Literary Criticism”

TOEDA Hirokazu 十重田裕一 (Waseda): 文学の「神様」から「戦犯」へ――横光利一の戦前から戦後に至る評価の変遷とメディア

Discussant:  Norma Field (Chicago)

3:30-5:30   Concluding Roundtable Discussion

Bourdaghs, Sakakibara, Toeda, Ueda