Tuesday, 28 December
70. Belief and the American Public Sphere
8:30–9:45 a.m., 203-A, Convention Center
Program arranged by the American Literature Section
Presiding: Mary Loeffelholz, Northeastern Univ.
1. “Church, Copyright, and the Birth of Black Narrative,” Joanna M. Brooks, Univ. of Texas, Austin
2. “When Seeing Is (Dis)Believing: Reading, Writing, and Rage in African American Contexts,” Elizabeth McHenry, New York Univ.
3. “Gibson’s Passion in Historical Perspective,” Susan Mizruchi, Boston Univ.