Friday, 5:15–6:30 p.m., 18D, ACC
Life Writing and Its Publics
Program arranged by the forum GS Life Writing. Presiding: Rocío G. Davis, Univ. of Navarra
1. “The Anachronistic Ada: Inventing a Twenty-First-Century Public for a Nineteenth-Century Programmer,” Eileen McGinnis, Saint Edward’s Univ.
2. “Public-Spirited: Jane Addams’s Modernist Sociology,” Claire Class, Washington Univ. in St. Louis
3. “The Not-So-Secret Agent: Compton Mackenzie, Spyography, and the First World War,” Mark Kaufman, Alvernia Univ.
4. “Keeping Homes and Building Publics: Everyday Uses of (Auto)Biography in the United States Anti-eviction Movement,” John David Zuern, Univ. of Hawai‘i, Mānoa