Saturday, 7 January, 3:30–4:45 p.m., 305, WSCC
A special session
Presiding: Rafia Zafar, Washington Univ. in St. Louis
1. "Frances E. W. Harper's 'Eliza Harris': A Verse Tableau," Alex Black, Cornell Univ.
2. "Constituting a Black Public: California Poetry in the Wake of the Civil War," Ivy Wilson, Northwestern Univ.
3. "'Lines in Memory': Black Elegies, National Figures, and the Christian Recorder," Eric S. Gardner, Saginaw Valley State Univ.
Genre, Theory, Method – Poetry
American Literature – General
American Literature – Before 1900