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728. Materializing Urban Ecologies in Late-Nineteenth- and Early-Twentieth-Century United States Culture

Tuesday, 6 January, 10:15–11:30 a.m., Liberty A, Sheraton

Program arranged by the Division on Late-Nineteenth- and Early-Twentieth-Century American Literature and the National Communication Association

Presiding: Stephanie Foote, Univ. of Illinois, Urbana

1. "Weathering; or, Making Ecological Time in the Modern City," Stephanie LeMenager, Univ. of California, Santa Barbara

2. "Dirty Houses: Architecture, Race, and Environment in Olga Beatriz Torres's Memorias de mi viaje," William A. Gleason, Princeton Univ.

3. "Sublime and Sordid Smoke: The Aesthetic and Moral Reconciliation of Pollution and Progress in Turn-of-the-Century United States Literature," Jill Gatlin, New England Conservatory


Subject:

  • American Literature – General

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