Friday, 29 December
412. Writing across the Borders: Literature, Internationalism, and the American Civil War
10:15–11:30 a.m., 309, Philadelphia Marriott
A special session
Presiding: Julia Ann Stern, Northwestern Univ.
1. “Running the Blockade: Augusta Jane Evans and the Borders of the Confederate States of America,” Ellen M. Weinauer, Univ. of Southern Mississippi
2. “The Indian Mutiny, Slave Insurrection, and Mary Chesnut’s Revised Civil War Journals,” Julia Ann Stern
3. “The Burden of Confederate Literary Nationalism,” Coleman Hutchison, Univ. of Texas, Austin
Respondent: Stephanie McCurry, Princeton Univ.