Saturday, 27 December
56. Hawthorne as Storyteller
5:15–6:30 p.m., Golden Gate 4, Hilton
Program arranged by the Nathaniel Hawthorne Society
Presiding: Richard Kopley, Penn State Univ., DuBois
1. “Hawthorne and His Audience: Dream, History, and Moral Values,” Patsy J. Daniels, Jackson State Univ.
2. “‘The Story-Teller’ and the Making of the American Subject,” Nozomi Fujimura, Univ. at Buffalo, State Univ. of New York
3. “Hawthorne’s ‘Pretty Way’ with Humor: The Threats of Mesmerism and Industrialization,” Julie Wilhelm, Univ. of California, Davis