Saturday, January 7, 2017
Annual Meeting of the Modern Language Association, Philadelphia
550. “Victorian” in a Comparative Field
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., 109B, Pennsylvania Convention Center
Program arranged by the forum LLC Victorian and Early-20th-Century English
Presiding: Pamela K. Gilbert, Univ. of Florida
Speakers: Elaine Auyoung, Univ. of Minnesota, Twin Cities; Sukanya Banerjee, Univ. of Wisconsin, Milwaukee; Joseph Lavery, Univ. of California, Berkeley; Sharon Marcus, Columbia Univ.; Yopie Prins, Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor; Alex Woloch, Stanford Univ.
Participants discuss the implications and challenges of studying Victorian literature beyond prescribed national and temporal boundaries.
keywords: global, transatlantic, comparative, Victorian