James Jones Literary Society

James Jones Literary Society

Symposium Schedule - June 22, 2002

The American University of Paris

Grand Salon --- 31 Avenue Bosquet

8:45-9:10

Annual Society Membership Business Meeting

Jerry L. Bayne, President Kevin Heisler, Vice President

Kathy Stillwell, Secretary Warren Mason, Treasurer

 

9:10-9:15

Conference Welcome and Overview

Jerry L. Bayne, Kaylie Jones, Kevin Heisler

 

9:15-10:00

James Jones in Paris

Kaylie Jones, Kate Mosolino, Don Sackrider

 

10:00-10:45

James Jones's Paris Novel,

"The Merry Month of May"

Panel Discussion

Judith Everson, Larry Shiner, Molly Schlich, J. Michael Lennon

 

Break 10:45-11:00

 

11:00-11:45

Norman Mailer

James Jones in America

 

11:45-11:50

JJLS Lifetime Achievement Award

Presented by J. Michael Lennon and Kaylie Jones

 

11:50-2:00

Lunch

 

2:00-2:45

James Jones in Vietnam

Hugh Mulligan, AP Correspondent

 

2:45-3:30

James Jones and Hollywood

Ed Rampell

 

Break 3:30-3:45

 

3:45-4:30

George Plimpton

Memories of James Jones in Paris

 

4:30-5:00

Book Signing