Sunday, 30 December
697. Romantic Shakespeare
10:15–11:30 a.m., Truffles, Hyatt Regency
A special session
Presiding: Douglas A. Brooks, Texas A&M Univ., College Station
1. “‘My God, Madam, There Must Be Only One Black Figure in This Play’: Hamlet, Ophelia, and the Romantic Hero,” Karen R. Britland, Keele Univ.
2. “Marketing Shakespeare in the Romantic Period,” Ann R. Hawkins, Texas Tech. Univ.
3. “‘Yet There Is Method in ’t’: English Romanticism and the Birth of Hamlet(’s) Psychology,” Kristen Lacefield, Univ. of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
4. “The Historical Trauma of Revisiting Shakespeare on the Romantic Stage,” Harold Aram Veeser, City Coll., City Univ. of New York