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Monday, 28 December

243. Names and Naming

1:45–3:00 p.m., 302, Philadelphia Marriott

Program arranged by the American Name Society

Presiding: Rebecca Cantor, Claremont Graduate Univ.

1. “The Pedagogy of Names,” Eric Charles LeMay, Columbia Univ.

2. “The Name as Stigma: ‘Jewish’ Names in Thomas Mann,” Yahya Elsaghe, Univ. of Bern

3. “John, Joseph, Mary, Ruth: Early American Religion, Superstition, and Naming Practices,” Rebecca Cantor

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