Sunday, 27 December
95. Finance, Investment, Risk
8:45–10:00 p.m., 308, Philadelphia Marriott
Program arranged by the Division on American Literature to 1800
Presiding: Michelle Burnham, Santa Clara Univ.
1. “Threat Finance and the Flows of Capital and Song in Slaves in Algiers,” Rekha Rosha, Wake Forest Univ.
2. “Dead Labor, Nonreciprocal Exchange: The Market and Social Class in Adam Smith and Charles Brockden Brown,” Len R. von Morze, Univ. of Massachusetts, Boston
3. “Insurance, Abolitionism, and California,” Eric Wertheimer, Arizona State Univ. West