Wednesday, 28 December
143. Dickens and Mobility: Technology and Travel
10:15–11:30 a.m., Nathan Hale, Marriott
Program arranged by the Dickens Society
Presiding: Robert Lowry Patten, Rice Univ.
1. “Dickens’s Anxieties with Pegasus: Railway, Speed, and ‘the Triumphant Monster, Death,’” Jude V. Nixon, Oakland Univ.
2. “Passengers of History,” Jonathan H. Grossman, Univ. of California, Los Angeles
3. “Dickens and Virtual Travel,” Alison R. Byerly, Middlebury Coll.