Tuesday, 28 December
167. Melville’s Dialogic Muse
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., 203-A, Convention Center
Program arranged by the Melville Society
Presiding: Susan Garbarini Fanning, Suffolk Community Coll., Eastern Campus, NY
1. “The Entangled Rhyme: Herman Melville and the Maze of War,” Hugh Egan, Ithaca Coll.; David DeVries, Cornell Univ.
2. “Dialogism and the Bakhtinian Adventure Plot in Melville’s The Confidence-Man,” Richard Edward Middleton-Kaplan, William Rainey Harper Coll., IL
3. “Who’s Speaking Here? Melville and Bakhtin’s Dialogism,” Dennis Williams, Coll. of Charleston