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Session Details

Tuesday, 29 December

484. Donne and Company

1:45–3:00 p.m., 405, Philadelphia Marriott

Program arranged by the John Donne Society

Presiding: Jeffrey Johnson, Northern Illinois Univ.

1. “Donne, Incorporated: His Company and Positions in Manuscript Verse Miscellanies,” Joshua Eckhardt, Virginia Commonwealth Univ.

2. “Interpreting Manuscripts: Learning from Donne’s Early Readers,” Lara M. Crowley, Texas Tech Univ.

3. “Donne’s ‘Breake of Day’ and Its Seventeenth-Century Adaptations,” Tracy McLawhorn, Texas A&M Univ., College Station

Author Comment
Subject: Donne's manuscripts and adaptations
This scholarly session went into great detail, and was presented well. The talk on the adaptations of 'Breake of Day' was enlightening.