Saturday, 08 January
590. Late-Nineteenth-Century Media Consumption, Literature, and Modernity
3:30–4:45 p.m., Platinum Salon G, J. W. Marriott
A special session
Presiding: Susan Zieger, Univ. of California, Riverside
1. “In Search of the Atlantic Cable,” John M. Picker, Massachusetts Inst. of Tech.
2. “Late Victorian Novels and the Materialization of the Media,” Richard Menke, Univ. of Georgia
3. “Mass Media, Race, and the Pathological Public Sphere in H. G. Wells’s The Invisible Man,” Susan Zieger