Tuesday, 27 December
47. Poetry and War
7:00–8:15 p.m., Harding, Marriott
Program arranged by the Division on Poetry
Presiding: Cristanne Miller, Pomona Coll.
1. “‘The Blue and the Gray’: The Elegiac Ballad during and after the American Civil War,” Paula Bernat Bennett, Southern Illinois Univ., Carbondale
2. “Poetry in Wartime: What’s the Use?” Alice Templeton, Art Inst. of California, San Francisco
3. “The Eighteen Eyes of Guernica: The Poetics of Antiwar Poetry Anthologies,” Philip John Metres III, John Carroll Univ.