Saturday, 1:45–3:00 p.m., 4A, ACC
Ecogothic in Nineteenth-Century American Literature
A special session. Presiding: Tom Hillard, Boise State Univ.
1. “‘The Earth Was Groaning and Shaking’: Material Landscapes of Slavery in The History of Mary Prince,” Amanda Stuckey, Coll. of William and Mary
2. “‘Annihilated Antechronical Leviathans’: Ecogothic Representations of Extinction in Herman Melville’s Moby-Dick,” Jennifer H. Schell, Univ. of Alaska, Fairbanks
3. “Ecophobia and Oliver Wendell Holmes’s Elsie Venner,” Dawn Keetley, Lehigh Univ.
4. “Vegetal Haunting in American Gothic Fiction,” Matthew W. Sivils, Iowa State Univ.
For abstracts, visit https://english.cas2.lehigh.edu/node/30 after 1 Dec.