Tuesday, 28 December
214. Animal Voices: Nature and Narration in Nineteenth-Century American Literature
1:45–3:00 p.m., Grand Ballroom Salon I, Philadelphia Marriott
A special session
1. “Civilized Creatures: Sentimentality, Animal Politics, and Mark Twain’s ‘Dog’s Tale,’” Jennifer A. Mason, Skidmore Coll.
2. “The Animal Cry: Reading Reception in the Poetry of George Moses Horton,” Eliza Clark Richards, Univ. of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
3. “Animal Sentience: Moby Dick, Thoreau’s Moose, and the Science of Zoological Intelligence,” Maria Farland, Fordham Univ., Bronx