Wednesday, 11 January, 12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., O'Hare, Chicago Marriott
Program arranged by the Dickens Society
Presiding: Michael Rectenwald, New York Univ.
1. "Dwelling: Bleak House and the Ecology of Decomposition," Ella Mershon, Univ. of California, Berkeley
2. "Ecologically Hard Times," Sophie Christman-Lavin, Stony Brook Univ., State Univ. of New York
3. "Early Dickens and Ecocriticism: The Social Novelist and the Nonhuman," Troy Boone, Univ. of Pittsburgh
British Literature – Nineteenth Century