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148. Surface Reading by Hand: The Manual Turn in Nineteenth-Century British Literature

Saturday, 3 January, 7:00–8:15 p.m., Liberty A, Sheraton

A special session

Presiding: Peter J. Capuano, Univ. of Nebraska, Lincoln

1. "Manufacturing Hands in British Industrial Fiction," Peter J. Capuano

2. "A Hand for a Hand: Eastern Punishments, British Complicities," Aviva Briefel, Bowdoin Coll.

3. "'Half Enamoured of the Paper That Touched His Hand': Oscar Wilde's Hand and the Romance of the Archive," Daniel Akiva Novak, Louisiana State Univ., Baton Rouge

Responding: Sue Zemka, Univ. of Colorado, Boulder


Subject:

  • British Literature – Nineteenth Century

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