Friday, 30 December
659. Damaged Debates: Dialogue and Political Conflict in the American Novel
8:30–9:45 a.m., Wilson C, Marriott
A special session
Presiding: Catherine J. F. Toal, European Coll. of Liberal Arts
1. “Talking about the War,” Amanda Claybaugh, Columbia Univ.
2. “The Hazards of New Translation: Howells, Marx, Benjamin,” Russ Castronovo, Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison
3. “Reverting to the Purport: Cooper’s ‘Useless Discussions,’” Catherine J. F. Toal