Tuesday, 29 December
579. Mark Twain in the New Millennium
7:15–8:30 p.m., 309, Philadelphia Marriott
Program arranged by the Mark Twain Circle of America
Presiding: Ann Ryan, Le Moyne Coll.
1. “Staying Power: Twain’s Place in the Twenty-First-Century Classroom and Beyond,” Jocelyn Ann Chadwick, Discovery Educ.
2. “The Reading Group in Huckleberry Finn,” Anthony Joseph Berret, Saint Joseph’s Univ.
3. “Science Fiction’s Modest Witness: Ethical Consciousness and the Narration of Destruction and Creation in A Connecticut Yankee,” Juliana Chow, Univ. of California, Berkeley
For abstracts, visit www.honors.uiuc.edu/files/mtcircle.