Thursday, 30 December
655. Sounds in the Eighteenth-Century City
8:30–9:45 a.m., 304, Philadelphia Marriott
Program arranged by the Division on Restoration and Early-Eighteenth-Century English Literature
Presiding: Jonathan Brody Kramnick, Rutgers Univ., New Brunswick
1. “Mother Shipton Speaks: Sounding Oracles in Eighteenth-Century Print Culture,” Laura E. McGrane, Haverford Coll.
2. “Pope, Print, and the ‘Wond’rous Pow’r of Noise,’” Paula J. McDowell, Rutgers Univ., New Brunswick
3. “Sounds in the Theater,” Paula R. Backscheider, Auburn Univ., Auburn