Thursday, 5 January, 3:30–4:45 p.m., Berkeley, Sheraton
A special session
Presiding: Kate Marshall, Univ. of Notre Dame
1. "Literary Form and the Book Trade: Cooper's Transatlantic Additions," Joseph Rezek, Boston Univ.
2. "Jane Austen's Novels as Actors in a History of Media(tion)," William Beatty Warner, Univ. of California, Santa Barbara
3. "Materials and Mediality: On Steinbeck's The Wayward Bus," Kate Marshall
Responding: Lara Langer Cohen, Wayne State Univ.
Genre, Theory, Method – History of the Book, Reception Theory, Comparison with Other Media, and Performance