Wednesday, 30 December
619. Media: Climate, Control, and Agency in Enlightenment England
8:30–9:45 a.m., 407, Philadelphia Marriott
Program arranged by the Division on Late-Eighteenth-Century English Literature
Presiding: Rajani Sudan, Southern Methodist Univ.
1. “Milton and the Idea of the North,” Alvin Snider, Univ. of Iowa
2. “The Meteorology of Money: Chasing Trade Winds in the Eighteenth Century,” Gillen D’Arcy Wood, Univ. of Illinois, Urbana
3. “Climate and Character in the English Essay,” Eric Gidal, Univ. of Iowa