Friday, 4 January, 1:45–3:00 p.m., Riverway, Sheraton
Program arranged by the Thoreau Society
Presiding: Kristen Case, Univ. of Maine, Farmington; Rochelle Johnson, Coll. of Idaho
1. "Thoreau's Surveying Work at the Crossroads of Identity Politics and Planetarity," Iuliu Ratiu, Georgia Inst. of Tech.
2. "Lost in the Maine Woods: Henry David Thoreau, Joseph Nicolar, and the Penobscot World," John Joseph Kucich, Bridgewater State Univ.
3. "Looking After the Wild Stock of the Town: Thoreau and the Concord Farmers' Club," Laura Dassow Walls, Univ. of Notre Dame
Responding: Patrick James Chura, Univ. of Akron
For abstracts, visit www.thoreausociety.org/newsupcomingevents.htm.
American Literature – Before 1900