Saturday, 5 January, 3:30–4:45 p.m., Liberty B, Sheraton
Program arranged by the Margaret Fuller Society
Presiding: Jeffrey Allen Steele, Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison
1. "Exhibiting Sympathy: Lydia Maria Child and the Problem of Science," Bruce E. Mills, Kalamazoo Coll.
2. "'Awakening' in Disgust from the Nightmare of Social Injustice in Child and Fuller's Proreform Sketches of New York," Ambar Meneses, Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison
3. "'Flashes and Specks': The Effects of Disorientation in Whitman's Urban Writing," J. Nathan Mickelson, Graduate Center, City Univ. of New York
4. "A Commitment to Social Justice: Margaret Fuller and Fanny Fern," Joyce W. Warren, Queens Coll., City Univ. of New York
American Literature – Before 1900