Tuesday, 30 December
779. Aestheticism and Politics: Rossetti, Pater, Wilde
10:15–11:30 a.m., Sutter, Hilton
A special session
Presiding: Richard J. Dellamora, Trent Univ.
1. “Dante Gabriel Rossetti and the Politics of Love,” Matthew David Potolsky, Univ. of Utah
2. “Walter Pater’s New Republics,” Rachel K. Teukolsky, Vanderbilt Univ.
3. “‘The Land Which Is Theirs We Have Taken from Them’: Oscar Wilde’s Vera; or, The Nihilists,” Elizabeth Carolyn Miller, Univ. of California, Davis
Respondent: Megan L. Becker-Leckrone, Univ. of Nevada, Las Vegas