446. Encounters with Race in the Age of American Transcendentalism
Wednesday, 7 January, 10:15–11:30 a.m., 614, WSCC
Program arranged by the Thoreau Society
Presiding: Rochelle Johnson, Coll. of Idaho
1. "Transcendental Historicism and Race in Lydia Maria Child's The First Settlers of New England," Lance Newman, Westminster Coll., UT
2. "Affective Dimensions of Race in Emerson's 1844 Emancipation Address," Ryan Schneider, Purdue Univ., West Lafayette
3. "Frederick Law Olmsted and the Environment of Race," William A. Gleason, Princeton Univ.
Responding: Paul Outka, Univ. of Kansas
For abstracts, visit www.thoreausociety.org.
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