Sunday, 1:45–3:00 p.m., 9A, ACC
Race and Nineteenth-Century Media
Program arranged by the forum LLC 19th-Century American and the American Literature Section. Presiding: Sarah Blackwood, Pace Univ., New York
1. “Slavery, Humor, and Catharsis in Ask a Slave,” Brigitte Fielder, Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison
2. “Uncle Tom on the Cosmopolitan Stage,” Adena Spingarn, Stanford Univ.
3. “Preservation Blues: Collecting Nineteenth-Century African American Music,” Paul Fess, Graduate Center, City Univ. of New York
4. “Negative Capability: Du Bois’s American Negro, If They Gunned Me Down, and the Anti–Rogues Gallery,” Lindsay Reckson, Haverford Coll.