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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