Thursday, 3 January, 7:00–8:15 p.m., Beacon A, Sheraton
A special session
Presiding: Bridie Chapman, Philadelphia Univ.
1. "White Lies: Irish American Literature of the Civil War," Sarah Lahey, Northwestern Univ.
2. "The Performance of Ethnicity on the Nineteenth-Century Stage," Stephen Watt, Indiana Univ., Bloomington
3. "Self-Proclaimed 'Irishness' in the Works of Harold Frederic," Christopher M. Dowd, Univ. of New Haven
American Literature – Before 1900