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Tuesday, 28 December

156. The History of the Book and the Idea of Literature

12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., 307, Philadelphia Marriott

Program arranged by the PMLA Editorial Board

Presiding: Seth Lerer, Stanford Univ.; Leah Price, Harvard Univ.

1. “Circulating Ballads: The Preliterary and Paraliterary in the Antebellum United States,” Meredith L. McGill, Rutgers Univ., New Brunswick

2. “America Reading: Fiction, Class, and Taste,” Gordon N. Hutner, Univ. of Kentucky

3. “Ego non sum ego: Print and Autobiography,” Jody Greene, Univ. of California, Santa Cruz

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