Sunday, 12 January, 8:30–9:45 a.m., Grace, Chicago Marriott
A special session
Presiding: Martha H. Patterson, McKendree Univ.
1. "John Steinbeck and Embodied Risk," Yanoula Athanassakis, Rutgers Univ., New Brunswick
2. "Charlie Chaplin and the Discourse of the Common Man," Michael Tavel Clarke, Univ. of Calgary
3. "Black Pulp Fiction in the 1930s and the Death of the Uplift Ideal," Martha H. Patterson
Genre, Theory, Method – Cultural Studies, Folklore, and Popular Culture
American Literature – Twentieth and Twenty-First Century