Sunday, 30 December
744. Black(face): Eugene O’Neill and the Countenance of Race
1:45–3:00 p.m., Ogden, Hyatt Regency
Program arranged by the Eugene O’Neill Society
Presiding: Cynthia P. McCown, Beloit Coll.
1. “Pipe Dreams and Primitivism: Eugene O’Neill’s Rhetoric of Ethnicity in The Dreamy Kid,” Donald P. Gagnon, Western Connecticut State Univ.
2. “Of Blackness, Supernaturalism, and Transcendence: A Perspective on a Facet of the Dramaturgy of Eugene O’Neill,” Samuel J. Bernstein, Northeastern Univ.
3. “Race and Receptivity: The Legacy of The Emperor Jones,” Eileen Jean Herrmann-Miller, Dominican Univ.