Tuesday, 28 December
316. Early Modern Women in the Archives
7:15–8:30 p.m., Congress A, Loews
Program arranged by the Division on Methods of Literary Research
Presiding: Elizabeth H. Hageman, Univ. of New Hampshire, Durham
1. “Sleuthing in the Archives: The Case of the Three Mary Sidneys,” Margaret P. Hannay, Siena Coll.
2. “Reading the Manuscript Versions of Elizabeth Cary’s History of Edward II,” Margaret Reeves, York Univ., Atkinson Coll.
3. “Writing about Women’s Agency: Fetishizing Gender in the Early Modern Archive,” Melissa M. Mowry, Saint John’s Univ., NY
Respondent: Margaret J. M. Ezell, Texas A&M Univ., College Station