Thursday, 5 January, 5:15–6:30 p.m., 310, WSCC
A special session
Presiding: Wilson N. Brissett, United States Air Force Acad.
1. "State Secrecy, American Exceptionalism, and the War on Terror," Timothy Melley, Miami Univ., Oxford
2. "Periodizing Recent History: 9/11, American Exceptionalism, and Don DeLillo's Cosmopolis," Ryan Poll, Northeastern Illinois Univ.
3. "Local Resistance to American Exceptionalism in Gilead and Jayber Crow," Wilson N. Brissett
Genre, Theory, Method – Themes, Myths, and Archetypes
American Literature – Twentieth and Twenty-First Century