Thursday, 1:45–3:00 p.m., 5A, ACC
Ways of Knowing Nineteenth-Century American Newspapers
A special session. Presiding: Molly O’Hagan Hardy, American Antiquarian Soc.
1. “Copyright and Credit: Understanding Reprinting in Nineteenth-Century Newspapers,” Will Slauter, Université Paris Diderot
2. “Antebellum Scandal Papers and the Redefinition of the Public,” Leon Jackson, Univ. of South Carolina, Columbia
3. “Editorial Practices, Social Reform, and Public Life in 1840s Worcester,” Thomas Augst, New York Univ.
4. “The Dark Ages of Newspaper Bibliography,” Vincent Golden, American Antiquarian Soc.