Tuesday, 29 December
554. Sex, Drugs, and Good Fellowship: The Economics of Vice in Early Modern Ballads
7:15–8:30 p.m., 302, Philadelphia Marriott
A special session
Presiding: Kristina E. McAbee, Univ. of California, Santa Barbara
1. “Tobacco and the Ballad in the Seventeenth Century,” Edward M. Test, Boise State Univ.
2. “Drinking and Good Fellowship: Beer, Ale, and Alehouse Communities in the Pepys Ballad Collection,” Simone Chess, Wayne State Univ.
3. “‘Without a Bashful Blush’: Ballads as Pornography,” Kristina E. McAbee