Wednesday, 28 December
208. British Romanticism and the Idea of America
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Marriott Balcony A, Marriott
Program arranged by the Division on the English Romantic Period
Presiding: Peter J. Manning, State Univ. of New York, Stony Brook
1. “Francis Jeffrey in America: The Editor of the Edinburgh Review Experiences the American Northeast,” Susan Oliver, Univ. of Cambridge, Wolfson Coll.
2. “Robert Southey’s Madoc and the Transnational Providential Plot,” Brynne Motiska Gray, Univ. of California, Davis
3. “Cooper’s British Americans: Revolution and Identity in The Spy and The Pioneers,” Edward J. Larkin, Univ. of Richmond