Friday, 07 January
240. Melville and the Syntax of Class
10:15–11:30 a.m., Olympic II, J. W. Marriott
Program arranged by the Melville Society
Presiding: Ivy Wilson, Northwestern Univ.
1. “Feeling like a State: Melville and the New York Draft Riots,” Glenn Hendler, Fordham Univ., Bronx
2. “Dons and Cholos: Intersections of Class in Melville’s South America,” Rodrigo Lazo, Univ. of California, Irvine
3. “I and My Pudding: Tasting Class in Melville’s Fiction,” Kyla Wazana Tompkins, Pomona Coll.
For abstracts, visit http://melvillesociety.org/.