❧The 2009 Conference
on John Milton❧
October 15-17, 2009
Sponsored by the English Department
Middle Tennessee State University
All conference activities will be held at the Doubletree Hotel-Murfreesboro.
Schedule of Events
Thursday, October 156:30-8:30 p.m.
Friday, October 16
Official Welcome and Plenary Address9:00-10:00 a.m.
John McDaniel (Middle Tennessee)
Achsah Guibbory (Barnard)
“Milton and the Restoration (of Israel)”
Coffee Break10:00-10:15 a.m
Milton and Influence10:15-11:30 a.m.
Jameela Lares (Southern Mississippi)
“The Lighter Side of All our Woe: A. A. Milne on John Milton”
Diana Treviño Benet (North Texas)
“The Iconoclastic Intention: Defoe’s War with Milton and Poetry”
David Bradshaw (Warren Wilson)
“Transgression Leading toward Transcendence: Felix Culpa Formulations in
The Marble Faun and Paradise Lost”