19-21 May 2006 / University of Massachusetts at Amherst

WSWG 22 continued the plan begun the previous October at WSWG 21, and focused especially on the details of a forthcoming collaborative book. The sessions were largely free-form, and some topics had to be rearranged because of travel delays. An outline of the adjusted schedule is given below as a matter of record.


Friday 19 May 06

6 PM: Kennedy Memorial Banquet (Lord Jeffery Inn, Amherst)

Saturday 20 May 06
Overview and First Chapters

Haun Saussy at WSWG 22

Impressions of the Enterprise (Haun Saussy)
The State of the Tan/Chyen Distinction (E Bruce Brooks)

Al Cohen at WSWG 22

Report on the Chronology of Tan and Chyen (Steve Durrant)
Report on the Han Anecdote and on Su Chin / Jang Yi (Eric Henry)

12 Noon: Lunch

Stephen Durrant at WSWG 22

Report on the Chu/Han Chun/Chyou (Steve Durrant)
Consideration of Barbara Meisterernst's Linguistic Tests (General Discussion)

Mary Franck at WSWG 22

Authorial Traits (General Discussion)
Hard Problems: Rvn An, the Chi/Wei Chronology (General Discussion)

6 PM: Dinner (All Fired Up, Hadley)

Sunday 21 May
Final Chapters and Practical Planning

Taeko Brooks at WSWG 22

The Personalities of Tan and Chyen (Steve Durrant)
The Historiographical Agendas of Tan and Chyen (Taeko Brooks)

Eric Henry at WSWG 22

Timetable for Manuscripts (General Discussion)
Arrangements for Next Meeting (Bruce Brooks)

12 Noon: Lunch


A Taeko Brooks (UMass/Amherst)
E Bruce Brooks (UMass/Amherst)
Alvin P Cohen (UMass/Amherst)
Stephen W Durrant (Oregon)
Mary E Franck (UMass/Amherst)
Eric Henry (North Carolina)
Dan Murphy (UMass/Amherst)
Haun Saussy (Yale)

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