Wednesday, 30 December
760. Bad Investments
1:45–3:00 p.m., 401, Philadelphia Marriott
Program arranged by the Henry James Society
Presiding: Eric Savoy, Univ. of Montreal
1. “Take the Money and Run: How Henry James Predicted Bernie Madoff,” Michelle S. Pacht, LaGuardia Community Coll., City Univ. of New York
2. “Booms That Go Bust in the Night: James’s Gothic Speculations about Fin de Siècle Business Panics,” Junehee Chung, DePaul Univ.
3. “Savings and Loans,” Molly Kelley Gage, Univ. of Minnesota