Friday, 07 January
247. Natural Space and Identity in the United States South
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Atrium III, J. W. Marriott
Program arranged by the Society for the Study of Southern Literature
Presiding: Anthony Wilson, La Grange Coll.
1. “Natural Freedom: The Southern Returns of Charlotte Forten and Ellen Craft,” Janaka Bowman Lewis, Univ. of North Carolina, Charlotte
2. “Examining Confederate Memorials in Contemporary Landscapes: Natasha Trethewey, Kevin Young, and the South Carolina Corps of Cadets,” Lauren Rule, The Citadel
3. “Rhetoric and Response to the BP Oil Spill,” Anthony Wilson
For abstracts, visit http://web.wm.edu/english/sssl/mlaabstracts.php.