// Conference Program



9:00-9:30 a.m.

Richard Kaye
“’It Doesn’t Materialize’: D.H. Lawrence in New York”

9:30-11:00 a.m.

The Origins of a Twentieth-Century Bildungsroman
Moderator: Rowena Kennedy-Epstein, Hunter College

Andrew Harrison
“‘I Tell You It Has Got Form–-Form’: Plot, Structure and Meaning in Sons and Lovers

Robert L. Caserio
“Lawrence, Sons and Lovers, and Italy”

11:00-12:30 p.m.

Sons and Lovers: Modernist Fiction in the Wake of Modernity
Moderator: Tim Aubry, Baruch College

Keith Cushman
“‘Feeling Oceanic’: Civilization and Discontented Paul.”

Seamus O’Malley
“Gardenflowers, Wildflowers, and Machines”

12:30-1:30 p.m.

Lunch (on your own)
(Graduate Center Cafeteria, 8th Floor)

1:30-2:45 p.m.

Keynote I
Colm Tóibín
“On D.H. Lawrence’s Sons and Lovers

2:45-4:30 p.m.

Lawrencian History/Lawrencian Sexual Politics
Moderator: Joost Burgers, Queensborough Community College

Peter Hitchcock
“The Collier’s Small, Mean Head: Class, Form, and Perfection”

Jane Eldridge Miller
“‘I Shall Do My Work for Women, Better than the Suffrage’:The Conflicted Feminism of Sons and Lovers

Howard Booth
“Broken Baxter: Masculinity and Queer Melancholia in Sons and Lovers

4:30-4:45 p.m.

Coffee Break

4:45-6:00 p.m.

Keynote II
Maria DiBattista

6:00 p.m.

English Program Lounge, Room 4406 , CUNY Graduate Center

The Graduate Center, CUNY

Picture of Graduate Center 365 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10016

This conference is free and open to the public, sponsored by the Graduate Center Public Programs, the Center for the Humanities, The and the Ph.D. Program in English, The CUNY Graduate Center

Lawrence in 1913 Lawrence 1913, the year Sons and Lovers was published

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