Friday, 30 December
718. Anthologizing Southern Poetry
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Wilson C, Marriott
Program arranged by the Society for the Study of Southern Literature
Presiding: Robert M. West, Mississippi State Univ.
1. “Anthologies of Influence: An Editor Surveys Recent Collections of Southern Poetry,” James Alfred Clark, Barton Coll.
2. “Southern Literature Anthologies: What They Do and Do Not Tell Us about the State of Southern Poetry,” James M. Smith, Jr., Armstrong Atlantic State Univ.
3. “Othered Southernism: Anthologizing Experimentalism in Contemporary Southern Poetry,” Tessa K. Joseph, Univ. of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
For copies of abstracts, visit www.uark.edu/ua/sssl/.