Friday, 4 January, 5:15–6:30 p.m., Riverway, Sheraton
Program arranged by the Mark Twain Circle of America and the Henry James Society
Presiding: John Bird, Winthrop Univ.
1. "Euromance of Reunion: Sir Walter Scott, Italy, and Tourism in Postbellum America," Kaye Wierzbicki, Harvard Univ.
2. "Global Empires of Sugar: Twain's Sweetest Texts," Kathryn Dolan, Missouri Univ. of Science and Tech.
3. "Venice: Confluence of Images, Myth, and Vision," Harold Henry Hellwig, Idaho State Univ.
For abstracts, visit honors.illinois.edu/files/mtcircle/.
American Literature – Before 1900