Thursday, 27 December
69. Mid-Victorian Self-Assessments: Images of the Age
5:15–6:30 p.m., Stetson F, Hyatt Regency
Program arranged by the Division on the Victorian Period
Presiding: Ann C. Colley, State Univ. of New York, Buffalo State Coll.
1. “The Great Exhibition: Fairy Palace, ‘Goblin Market,’” Molly Hillard, Univ. of Southern Mississippi
2. “Shattered Glass: Autobiography, Commodity, and the Portrait of the Age,” Sean Christopher Grass, Texas Tech Univ.
3. “Victorian Popular Science Illustrated: Positing the Physiological Basis of Character,” Shalyn R. Claggett, Mississippi State Univ.