Saturday, 5 January, 1:45–3:00 p.m., Beacon A, Sheraton
A special session
Presiding: Kyla Wazana Tompkins, Pomona Coll.
1. "An Echo across Centuries: Joice Heth's Sonic of Dissent," Uri McMillan, Univ. of California, Los Angeles
2. "Touching Time: Frances E. W. Harper's Evolutionary Aesthetics," Kyla Schuller, Rutgers Univ., New Brunswick
3. "Lifestyle Eugenics: Joel Chandler Harris and the Birth of Victim Citizenship," Kyla Wazana Tompkins
American Literature – Before 1900