Thursday, 12 January, 8:30–9:45 a.m., Lincolnshire, Chicago Marriott
Program arranged by the Edith Wharton Society
Presiding: Meredith Lynn Goldsmith, Ursinus Coll.
1. "'Anyhow, It's Queer Reading': Queer Objects, Erotic Space, and Haptic Orientations in Edith Wharton's (Haunted) Houses," Shannon Brennan, Univ. of California, Santa Barbara
2. "Lyautey in Wharton's Morocco," Ferdâ Asya, Bloomsburg Univ.
3. "Queering Queen's Acre: The Friendship of Howard Sturgis and Edith Wharton," Sharon Kehl Califano, Hesser Coll.
American Literature – Twentieth and Twenty-First Century