Wednesday, 28 December
248. “The Romance of Real Life”: Romanticism and the Discourses of Realism
1:45–3:00 p.m., Virginia Suite C, Marriott
Program arranged by the Keats-Shelley Association of America
Presiding: Michael Crews Gamer, Univ. of Pennsylvania
1. “Relocating Swellfoot the Tyrant,” Dana R. Van Kooy, Univ. of Colorado, Boulder
2. “The Letter as the Real: Shelley’s Poetic Epistle to Maria Gisborne,” Lee Erickson, Marshall Univ.
3. “Romance after Novels: James Hogg’s ‘Shepherd’s Calendar’ and the Borders of Realism,” Anthony S. Jarrells, Univ. of South Carolina, Columbia