Thursday, 3 January, 12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Liberty B, Sheraton
A special session
Presiding: Joseph Bristow, Univ. of California, Los Angeles
Speakers: Michael Cohen, Univ. of California, Los Angeles; William Keach, Brown Univ.; Tricia A. Lootens, Univ. of Georgia; Ivy Wilson, Northwestern Univ.; Susan J. Wolfson, Princeton Univ.
For abstracts, write to firstname.lastname@example.org after 30 Nov.
This roundtable brings together established and emergent scholars whose research and teaching focus on different parts of the nineteenth century. The speakers will offer short position papers that reassess long-standing debates about the limitations and possibilities offered by such familiar labels as Romantic, Victorian, antebellum, and postbellum.
Genre, Theory, Method – Poetry
American Literature – General
British Literature – General