251. Immaterial Evidence: Rhetoric, Religion, and Statistics
Wednesday, 6 January, 12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., 617, WSCC
Program arranged by the Division on the Victorian Period
Presiding: Eileen Gillooly, Columbia Univ.
1. "The Early Academic Journal; or, A (Literary) History of Persuasion," Maeve Adams, New York Univ.
2. "'Plain Historic Fact . . . Proved a Point': Browning's Dramatic Monologues and Evangelical Epistemologies," Erin Nerstad, Univ. of Chicago
3. "Probable Lives: Representation, Reality, and the Science of Statistics in The Ordeal of Richard Feverel," Michael Tondre, Georgia Inst. of Tech.
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