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Wednesday, 28 December

198. Rethinking Lydia Huntley Sigourney: 1990–2005

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

A special session

Presiding: Sandra Abelson Zagarell, Oberlin Coll.

1. “Was Lydia Sigourney a ‘Poetess’?” Paula Bernat Bennett, Southern Illinois Univ., Carbondale

2. “Vanished Indians and Virgin Forests in the Writings of Lydia Huntley Sigourney and Lydia Maria Child,” Elizabeth Petrino, Fairfield Univ.

3. “The Poetics of Christianity in the Work of Lydia Sigourney,” Sandra Abelson Zagarell

Respondent: Paul Lauter, Trinity Coll., CT

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