Thursday, 29 December
504. Paul Laurence Dunbar: New Century, New Approaches
3:30–4:45 p.m., Embassy, Marriott
A special session
Presiding: Gene Andrew Jarrett, Univ. of Maryland, College Park
1. “Paul Laurence Dunbar and the Protomodern Lyric,” Martin Griffin, Claremont Graduate Univ.
2. “Paul Laurence Dunbar’s The Fanatics and the Post–Civil War Reconciliation Narrative,” Jennifer C. James, George Washington Univ.
3. “Paul Laurence Dunbar’s Library: Wealth and Neglect,” Henry A. Blackwell, Boston Coll.