Thursday, 29 December
503. Directions in Recent Southern Poetry
3:30–4:45 p.m., Virginia Suite A, Marriott
Program arranged by the Society for the Study of Southern Literature
Presiding: Robert LeRoy Phillips, Jr., Meisei Univ.
1. “The Copperhead in the Collection Plate: Southern Appalachian Poetry and Religion,” R. T. Smith, Washington and Lee Univ.
2. “Southern Women Poets: The New Generation,” Sarah Kennedy, Mary Baldwin Coll.
3. “To China and Back: Southern Poetry (Re)Orients Itself,” Robert M. West, Mississippi State Univ.
For copies of abstracts, visit www.uark.edu/ua/sssl/.