Thursday, 7 January, 1:45–3:00 p.m., 619, WSCC
A special session
Presiding: Amanda Smith, Univ. of Connecticut, Storrs
1. "The 'Transatlantic' and the Nineteenth-Century American Women's Humor Tradition," Margaret Diane Stetz, Univ. of Delaware, Newark
2. "Not a Laughing Matter: Parody as Feminist Humor and Resistance in Phoebe Cary," Elizabeth Petrino, Fairfield Univ.
3. "Looking on the Funny Side through the Lens of a New Woman from Both Sides of the Pond," Valerie A. Fehlbaum, Univ. of Geneva
4. "'A Deuced Clever Woman': Sarah Grand's Comic Disturbances," Amanda Smith
Genre, Theory, Method – Literary Criticism and Theory