Saturday, 27 December
121. Chemistry, Medicine, and Technology in Household Words and All the Year Round
7:00–8:15 p.m., Union Square 12, Hilton
A special session
Presiding: Sally Ledger, Univ. of London, Royal Holloway Coll.
1. “Entropic Desire: Dickens, Faraday, and Chemistry in Household Words,” Jude V. Nixon, Oakland Univ.
2. “Fact and Fancy? Medicine in Dickens’s Periodicals,” Meegan Kennedy, Florida State Univ.
3. “Death by Train: Spectral Technology in Dickens’s ‘Mugby Junction,’” Jen Cadwallader, Univ. of North Carolina, Chapel Hill