Friday, 07 January
286. War, Literature, and Memory
1:45–3:00 p.m., 406A, LA Convention Center
A special session
Presiding: Joanna Scutts, Columbia Univ.
1. “Spender, Lehmann, and Poems for Spain: Ideals, Defeat, Elegy,” Gayle B. Rogers, Univ. of Pittsburgh
2. “Prosthetic Memory in Poetic Responses to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial,” Susan L. Eastman, Univ. of Tennessee, Knoxville
3. “Producing the Imperial Romance: Commemorative Biographies and Letter Books of the Spanish-American War Soldier,” James H. Berkey, Indiana Univ., Bloomington
Respondent: Susan Harlan, Wake Forest Univ.