Saturday, 1:45–3:00 p.m., 8B, ACC
“Narrative Threads”: Reading Textiles
A special session. Presiding: Lauren Miskin, Southern Methodist Univ.
1. “‘Why Huntress Why Pattern’: Reading Textiles in Susan Howe’s The Midnight,” Katharine Boswell, Southern Methodist Univ.
2. “Working Maps: Silk-Embroidered Globes and Women’s Textualities in Nineteenth-Century America,” Danielle Skeehan, Oberlin Coll.
3. “Commodifying Patriotism: Textiles and the Mexican War,” Kathryn R. Ledbetter, Texas State Univ.
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