448. The Victorian Photographic Imaginary
Monday, 11 January, 8:30–9:45 a.m., O'Hare, Chicago Marriott
A special session
Presiding: Daniel Akiva Novak, Louisiana State Univ., Baton Rouge
Speakers: Sigrid Anderson Cordell, Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor; Ryan Fong, Kalamazoo Coll.; Jesse Hoffman, Rutgers Univ., New Brunswick; Carla Manfredi, Queen's Univ.; Garrett Peck, Univ. of British Columbia
For abstracts, visit victorianphotography.commons.mla.org.
This roundtable presents work on the relation between Victorian literature and photography in the context of poems, novels, travel narratives, and scientific discoveries. The speakers bring together recently discovered literary and visual texts to ask how this new medium was shaped by language.
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