MRDS Sponsored Session: MLA 2017

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We hope you’ll join us at the following session, part of the annual meeting of the Modern Language Association in Philadelphia, PA, January 5 to 8, 2017.

Session 272. Medieval Drama and Its Afterlives

Friday, January 6, 12:00 – 1:15 PM

Location: Philadelphia Marriott

Chair: Emma Maggie Solberg (Bowdoin College)


  • “The Afterlives of Worldlings: Early English Drama and the Verges of Worldly Habitation,” Devin Byker (Boston University)
  • “Restoring Liberties: Site-Specific Performances of Mankind, The Pride of Life, and Robin Hood in 2015–16,” Matthew Sergi (University of Toronto)
  • “Cycle Play Revivals: Artisan Drama without Artisans?,” Nicole R. Rice (St. John’s University)
  • “‘Saw You Not a Blessed Troop?’; or, What the Princess Dowager Saw,” Kurt Schreyer (University of Missouri, St. Louis)