Saturday, 29 December
634. American Victoriana: Transatlantic Literary Culture and the Politics of Race
9:00–10:15 p.m., Acapulco, Hyatt Regency
A special session
Presiding: Harilaos Stecopoulos, Univ. of Iowa
1. “The Charge of the African Brigade,” Daniel Hack, Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor
2. “The Imperial Origins of Fingerprinting: Mark Twain, the British Raj, and Pudd’nhead Wilson,” Harilaos Stecopoulos
3. “Reading ‘The White Man’s Burden’ in America,” Gretchen Murphy, Univ. of Texas, Austin
Respondent: Jennifer DeVere Brody, Northwestern Univ.
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