Tuesday, 29 December
367. American Plantation Fiction in Transatlantic Contexts
8:30–9:45 a.m., 304, Philadelphia Marriott
A special session
Presiding: Monique Allewaert, Emory Univ.
1. “Plantation Fiction and the Invention of the White Man’s Burden,” Jeremy Dwight Wells, Southern Illinois Univ., Carbondale
2. “Empire Building, Empire Wrecking: Ireland, the United States South, and Plantation Romance,” Amy Clukey, Florida Atlantic Univ.
3. “Postplantation Modernism,” John T. Matthews, Boston Univ.