Wednesday, 28 December
117. Victorian Visual Culture and Its Fictions
8:30–9:45 a.m., Kennedy, Marriott
A special session
Presiding: Janice M. Carlisle, Yale Univ.
1. “Missing Persons: Photography, Anonymity, and Exchangeability in the Victorian Imagination,” Daniel Akiva Novak, Louisiana State Univ., Baton Rouge
2. “‘Defy Detection’: Advertising and Late Victorian Anxieties about Aging,” Kay H. Heath, Virginia State Univ.
3. “The Gate to Nowhere,” Jeffrey L. Spear, New York Univ.