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Saturday, 08 January

491. Reading the Anecdote: Form and Function

10:15–11:30 a.m., Atrium II, J. W. Marriott

Program arranged by the Division on Restoration and Early-Eighteenth-Century English Literature

Presiding: Kathryn D. Temple, Georgetown Univ.

1. “Dr. Swift’s Dirty Sheets: The Lives of Anecdotes,” Daniel Cook, Univ. of Bristol

2. “The Plural of Anecdote: Accumulating Anecdotes and Feminocentric Discourse in the Early Eighteenth Century,” Caroline Rozell, Univ. of Oxford, Corpus Christi Coll.

3. “Memory, Anecdote, and the Forgotten History of the Restoration Comedy of Manners,” Jason Curtis Gieger, California State Univ., Sacramento

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