Sunday, 30 December
762. James’s The Tempest Essay
1:45–3:00 p.m., Dusable, Hyatt Regency
Program arranged by the Henry James Society
Presiding: Tamara L. Follini, Univ. of Cambridge, Clare Hall
1. “James’s Curiosity about Shakespeare’s Wellspring and Its Arrested Flow,” Melanie Hope Ross, United States Merchant Marine Acad.
2. “Unmasking Genius: The Emersonian Vocabulary of James’s 1907 Preface to The Tempest,” Rebekah Scott, Univ. of Cambridge, Clare Hall
3. “Henry James, Biographical Criticism, and the Question of National Identity in ‘The Introduction to The Tempest,’” John McCombe, Univ. of Dayton