Sunday, 30 December
783. Mark Twain and the American City
1:45–3:00 p.m., Stetson F, Hyatt Regency
Program arranged by the Mark Twain Circle of America
Presiding: Bruce F. Michelson, Univ. of Illinois, Urbana
1. “The Child Learns by Doing: Mark Twain, Progressive Education Reform Movements, and the Cultural Politics of Urbanization around 1900,” Joseph Csicsila, Eastern Michigan Univ.
2. “Why Hartford: Mark Twain and Moral Ecology,” Harold K. Bush, Saint Louis Univ.
3. “Mark Twain and the Urban Street,” Ann M. Ryan, Le Moyne Coll.
For copies of abstracts, visit www.honors.uiuc.edu/michelson.