Friday, 5:15–6:30 p.m., 5B, ACC
More-Than-Human Publics in Nineteenth-Century English Literature
A special session. Presiding: Shun Kiang, Northeastern Univ.
1. “Emily Brontë, Transcorporeality, and Environmental Affect,” Allen MacDuffie, Univ. of Texas, Austin
2. “The Livestock That Therefore We Are,” Scott R. MacKenzie, Univ. of British Columbia
3. “‘Lost in Darkness and Distance’: Mary Shelley’s Creature as Derrida’s ‘The Animal,’” Kaitlin Mondello, Graduate Center, City Univ. of New York
4. “Kept Cupids: The Ethics of the Aquarium in Charles Kingsley’s The Water-Babies,” Matthew Margini, Columbia Univ.