Monday, 29 December
527. Genders of Travel
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Mason A, Hilton
Program arranged by the Discussion Group on Travel Literature
Presiding: M. Soledad Caballero, Allegheny Coll.
1. “The Truth in Travel Writing? Fictions of Gender and Genre from the Nineteenth Century to the Present,” Christopher M. Keirstead, Auburn Univ., Auburn
2. “Reluctant Travelers: Women Reimagining the Margins, from Wollstonecraft to Burney,” Ingrid Horrocks, Massey Univ.
3. “Handsome Men and Lovely Boys: Gender in the Travel Writings of Charles Warren Stoddard,” Kelvin Ray Beliele, Univ. of New Mexico, Albuquerque