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Tuesday, 27 December

16. American Neoclassicism

5:15–6:30 p.m., Wilson C, Marriott

Program arranged by the Division on American Literature to 1800

Presiding: Eric Slauter, Univ. of Chicago

1. “The Modern Achilles; or, How Honor, Hype, and Atavism Shaped the Discourse of Martial Celebrity in the Anglo-American Empire,” David S. Shields, Univ. of South Carolina, Columbia

2. “Poetry and Pleasure in Revolutionary America,” Edward C. Cahill, Fordham Univ., Bronx

3. “Playing Greek and Roman,” Sandra M. Gustafson, Univ. of Notre Dame

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