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Friday, 07 January

240. Melville and the Syntax of Class

10:15–11:30 a.m., Olympic II, J. W. Marriott

Program arranged by the Melville Society

Presiding: Ivy Wilson, Northwestern Univ.

1. “Feeling like a State: Melville and the New York Draft Riots,” Glenn Hendler, Fordham Univ., Bronx

2. “Dons and Cholos: Intersections of Class in Melville’s South America,” Rodrigo Lazo, Univ. of California, Irvine

3. “I and My Pudding: Tasting Class in Melville’s Fiction,” Kyla Wazana Tompkins, Pomona Coll.

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