Saturday, 10:15–11:30 a.m., 10B, ACC
Romantic Ecocriticism: Thinking Forward
Program arranged by the North American Society for the Study of Romanticism. Presiding: Susan Oliver, Univ. of Essex
1. “From Civilized Skylarks to Socialized Nightingales: ‘Urbanature’ in Shelley and Keats,” Ashton Nichols, Dickinson Coll.
2. “Thinking through Catastrophe, Tentative about Futurity: Blake’s Milton,” Theresa Michele Kelley, Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison
3. “‘In the Cowslips Peeps I Lye’: Romantic Botanizing, Climate Change, and the Reach of Clare’s Flower Signatures,” Anne-Lise François, Univ. of California, Berkeley