Thursday, 28 December
147. Thinking through Genres
10:15–11:30 a.m., 413, Philadelphia Marriott
Program arranged by the Division on Nineteenth-Century American Literature
Presiding: Eliza Richards, Univ. of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
1. “The Popular Ballad in Nineteenth-Century America,” Michael Cohen, New York Univ.
2. “‘If Not in the Word, in the Sound’: Epistemologies of Listening and the Genre of the Slave Narrative,” Jennifer Stoever, Univ. of Southern California
3. “Anticipating Colonialism: American Letters on Cuba and Puerto Rico, 1831–35,” Ivonne Garcia, Ohio State Univ., Columbus
4. “Thinking through Ethnography,” Michael A. Elliott, Emory Univ.