Tuesday, 28 December
193. Forms of Feeling II
1:45–3:00 p.m., 404, Philadelphia Marriott
Program arranged by the Division on Prose Fiction
Presiding: Laura Morgan Green, Northeastern Univ.
1. “‘Now That He Is Gone, I Sweep the Veil Away and Cry’: W. E. B. Du Bois, The Souls, and the Poetics of Mourning,” Deborah E. McDowell, Univ. of Virginia
2. “Hard Feelings: Reading Sympathy against the Politics of Sentimentality in Pauline Hopkins’s Contending Forces,” Molly H. Hiro, Univ. of California, Los Angeles