Friday, 4 January, 10:15–11:30 a.m., Independence East, Sheraton
Program arranged by the Emily Dickinson International Society
Presiding: Elizabeth Petrino, Fairfield Univ.
1. "Helen Hunt Jackson, Emily Dickinson, and New Woman Poetries, 1865–1900: The Contemporary Reviews," Vivian R. Pollak, Washington Univ. in St. Louis
2. "Emily Dickinson's Art of Uncertainty and Discord," Aidan Thompson, Univ. at Albany, State Univ. of New York
3. "'An Orator of Feather unto an Audience of Fuzz': Sermonic Oratory and the Reluctant Convert," Jessica Jessee, Univ. of Kansas
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American Literature – Before 1900