Tuesday, 28 December
108. Irish Studies and Race
8:30–9:45 a.m., 310, Philadelphia Marriott
Program arranged by the Discussion Group on Anglo-Irish Literature
Presiding: Marjorie Howes, Boston Coll.
1. “‘More Than the Ear Could Bear to Hear’: Initiations and Hybridity in the Short Fiction of Elizabeth Bowen and Eudora Welty,” Kathryn A. Stelmach, Univ. of California, Los Angeles
2. “Irish-Black Alliances in the Work of John Boyle O’Reilly,” Lauren Elizabeth Onkey, Ball State Univ.
3. “Race, Sex, Shame: At Swim, Two Boys and the New Irish Modernism,” Joseph P. Valente, Univ. of Illinois, Urbana