Friday, 30 December
714. Margaret Fuller and the Nation: Composition, Conversation, Translation
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Virginia Suite B, Marriott
Program arranged by the Margaret Fuller Society
Presiding: Brigitte G. Bailey, Univ. of New Hampshire, Durham
1. “Composing the Nation: Margaret Fuller, Music, and the Emergence of America’s Aesthetic and Cultural Hierarchy,” Aaron McClendon, Saint Louis Univ.
2. “Margaret Fuller and the ‘Art of Conversations’: A Subversion of the Sermonic Tradition in America,” Claude Cohen-Safir, Univ. of Paris
3. “National Traumas of Value in Fuller’s Eckermann,” Christina L. Zwarg, Haverford Coll.