MLA
Enter a term to search the site
Search tips | Log in
Resources Job List publications bookstore style convention governance membership
Viewing convention Program information from 2004

Session Details

Printer friendly

Wednesday, 29 December

587. Modernist Versions of Pastoral: The “Degenerate” Farmer and Social Transformations of American Agriculture

7:15–8:30 p.m., 405, Philadelphia Marriott

A special session

Session leader: Timothy George Gray, Coll. of Staten Island, City Univ. of New York

1. “Poetic Inspiration and Scientific Expertise: Robert Frost, the Modernization of Farming, and the Rural Mind,” Maria Farland, Fordham Univ., Bronx

2. “God’s Green Acre: Dorothy Day’s Agronomic University,” Timothy George Gray

3. “‘A Return to Romantic Nature?’: Pastoral and Gertrude Stein’s ‘Lucy Church Amiably,’” Ann-Marie Mikkelsen, Harvard Univ.

Respondent: Terence Elliott Diggory, Skidmore Coll.

No comments have been posted for this session. Log in to post a comment.
Log in to post a comment.

Program Archive

 

© 2014 Modern Language Association.