Saturday, 10:15–11:30 a.m., 10A, ACC
Program arranged by the Mark Twain Circle of America. Presiding: John Bird, Winthrop Univ.
1. “The Future of the Past in Hannibal: (Re)Presenting Race in Mark Twain’s Home Town in the Twenty-First Century,” Shelley Fisher Fishkin, Stanford Univ.
2. “‘Politicum-e-conomico-est’: Mark Twain, Behavioral Economist,” Matt Seybold, Elmira Coll.
3. “‘The War Prayer’ in Contemporary Film and Social Media,” Susan L. Eastman, Univ. of Tennessee, Chattanooga
Respondent: Judith Yaross Lee, Ohio Univ., Athens