Sunday, 10:15–11:30 a.m., 8A, ACC
India in the American Imaginary, 1776–1865
A special session. Presiding: Rajender Kaur, William Paterson Univ.
1. “‘The Benefits to Be Obtained from an India Voyage’: Imagining India in the Early American Novel,” Anupama Arora, Univ. of Masachussetts, Dartmouth
2. “Looking ‘among the Ships Bound for India’: Louisa May Alcott’s Conflicted Orientalism in Little Women,” Heather Wayne, Univ. of Massachusetts, Amherst
3. “India and United States Cultures of Reform,” Susan M. Ryan, Univ. of Louisville
4. “Of Nabobs, Mercenaries, and Supercargo Captains: ‘Anglo-Indians’ and the Making of the New Republic,” Rajender Kaur
For abstracts, write to email@example.com after 1 Nov.