171. Americanism, Nativism, and/or Xenophobia in Midwestern Literature
Wednesday, 6 January, 8:30–9:45 a.m., 305, WSCC
Program arranged by the Society for the Study of Midwestern Literature
Presiding: Marilyn Judith Atlas, Ohio Univ., Athens
1. "Under the Red, White, and Blue: Americanism, Nativism, and Anti-Semitism in The Professor's House, The Great Gatsby, and The Sun Also Rises," John Rohrkemper, Elizabethtown Coll.
2. "Willa Cather's Evolving Counternativism: From My Ántonia to The Professor's House," Julianne Newmark, New Mexico Inst. of Mining and Tech.
3. "Dawn Powell's Dance Night and Midwestern Small-Town Poison," Marilyn Judith Atlas
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