Monday, 29 December
678. Transpacific Traffic
7:15–8:30 p.m., Golden Gate 8, Hilton
Program arranged by the Society for the History of Authorship, Reading, and Publishing
Presiding: David Carter, Univ. of Queensland
1. “The Australian Accent of America’s Middlebrow Library: Australian Books and the Book-of-the-Month Club, 1929–59,” Roger Osborne, Univ. of Queensland
2. “Democracy on the Bookshelf: American Books in Occupied Japan,” Hiromi Ochi, Hitotsubashi Univ.
3. “The Traveling Tattoo: Embodied Ink and Other Immaculate Reproductions,” Juniper Lee Ellis, Loyola Coll.
Respondent: David Carter
For copies of abstracts, visit www.sharpweb.org/mla2008.html after 15 Dec.