Friday, 10 January, 3:30–4:45 p.m., Armitage, Chicago Marriott
Program arranged by the Melville Society
Presiding: Timothy W. Marr, Univ. of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
1. "Systems without Bodies: Moby-Dick's 'Ungraspable Phantom of Life,'" Alexander Erik Larsen, Univ. of Notre Dame
2. "Melville's Materialism: Is It in the Air?" Meredith Farmer, Wake Forest Univ.
3. "Dense Vulnerability: The Matter of Clarel's Holy Land," Amy R. Nestor, Georgetown Univ.
For more information, visit melvillesociety.org after 1 Nov.
American Literature – Before 1900