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713. "Delight and Instruct": Restoration and Early-Eighteenth-Century British Popular Entertainment

Tuesday, 6 January, 10:15–11:30 a.m., Fairfax B, Sheraton

A special session

Presiding: Victoria Warren, Binghamton Univ., State Univ. of New York

1. "Narrative Concentration and the Family-State Analogy in Defoe and Swift," Catherine L. Keohane, Montclair State Univ.

2. "Conjuring Delight: Ravenscroft's The London Cuckolds (1681) and Restoration Comedy," Victoria Warren

3. "What Is 'Popular' English Poetry in the Early Eighteenth Century? Swift, Prior, Tom Brown, and Others," John J. Richetti, Univ. of Pennsylvania

4. "'Tyrant' Men and 'Compleat' Housewives: Authority in Early-Eighteenth-Century Cookbooks," Marta Hess, Georgia State Univ.


Subject:

  • British Literature – Restoration and Early Eighteenth Century

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