Saturday, 5:15–6:30 p.m., 9A, ACC
Word Books and Material Culture
Program arranged by the forum TM Book History, Print Cultures, Lexicography. Presiding: Meredith Martin, Princeton Univ.
1. “Learning to Be Literate: Adult Reading Primers and the Identity of Reading in the Early-Twentieth-Century United States,” Kathryne Bevilacqua, Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor
2. “Alphabetic Miniaturization,” Laura Forsberg, Harvard Univ.
3. “Advertisements in Dictionaries,” Michael Hancher, Univ. of Minnesota, Twin Cities