Tuesday, 28 December
311. New Perspectives on Clare and Nature: Ecology, Aesthetics, Natural History
7:15–8:30 p.m., Grand Ballroom Salon J, Philadelphia Marriott
Program arranged by the John Clare Society of North America
Presiding: Timothy Eugene Ziegenhagen, Northland Coll.
1. “Art ‘Mars the Truth of Taste’: Clare, Wordsworth, and Ecoaesthetics,” Eric Odegaard, Univ. of California, Riverside
2. “‘Botanising’: Clare and Classification,” Alan Douglas Vardy, Hunter Coll., City Univ. of New York
3. “‘Homeless at Home’: Commonplaces in Wordsworth and Clare,” Misty A. Beck, Washington Univ.