Saturday, 29 December
511. Materializing the Mind: Literature and Psychology at the Turn of the Century
1:45–3:00 p.m., Burnham, Hyatt Regency
Program arranged by the Division on Late-Nineteenth- and Early-Twentieth-Century American Literature
Presiding: Jennifer L. Fleissner, Indiana Univ., Bloomington
1. “Theology, Neurology, and Aesthetic Experience in Frederic’s Theron Ware,” Jane F. Thrailkill, Univ. of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
2. “Multiple Selves, Wordless Communication, and Twain’s Mysterious Stranger Manuscripts,” Randall Kent Knoper, Univ. of Massachusetts, Amherst
3. “The Specious Present and the Matter of Literature: Jamesian Time Psychology and the Jamesian Sentence,” Jesse E. Matz, Kenyon Coll.