ALA, May 22-25, 2014: H.D. panels and H.D. Int’l Society Business Meeting

Please note the following H.D.-related programming at the upcoming American Literature Association conference, Washington, D.C. May 22-25, 2014 at the Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill.

On Friday, May 23,  the H.D. International Society Business Meeting will take place from 11:10 AM to 12:30  PM, Bryce Second Floor (Session 9-L).  All are welcome.

There are two panels of note:

New Approaches to H.D. and/or Her Circle (Session 8-G)

Friday, May 23, 9:40-11:00 AM (in Capitol B, Lobby Level)

Organized by The H.D. International Society
Chair: Rebecca Walsh, North Carolina State University
1. “Exchanging Hours: Tribute to Freud and Queer Time,” Valerie Rohy, University of Vermont
2. “Sea Garden’s Love Poems and Darwin’s Beagle Geology’s Coral-Island ‘Blooms,’” Cassandra
Laity, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
3. “Orphism as Autobiography: Painterly Vision and the New Physics as Structural Motifs in H.D.’s Her,” Chris Townsend, Royal Holloway, University of London
4. “Reading H.D. from the Ground Up: Notes on H.D.’s Notes to The Gift,” Jane Augustine,
Independent Scholar

A second panel that features papers on H.D. and/or her circle:

Ezra Pound and Other World Cultures (Session 4-B)

Thurs, May 22, 1:30-2:50 PM

Organized by the Ezra Pound Society
Chair: Demetres P. Tryphonopoulos, University of New Brunswick
1. “Ezra Pound’s Poetics of Chinese Economics,” Kristin Grogan, The University of New South Wales
2. “The Temple is not For Sale: Ideogrammatic History and Citizenship in Ezra Pound’s The Cantos,” Christopher McVey, University of Wisconsin-Madison
3. “Let Them Love Tomorrow: Pound, H.D., and Eliot on the ‘Pervigilium Veneris’,” Miranda Hickman, McGill University
4. “Pound in Dilation: Stepping Through the Poet’s Window into the Language, Ceremony, and
Paradise of the Naxi Tribespeople of Southern Tibet,” Robert Kibler, Minot State University



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