The Wordsworth-Coleridge Association

The Wordsworth-Coleridge Association is sponsoring a festive lunch and a scholarly session at the 2019 convention of the Modern Language Association in Chicago.

Session 469:

Romantic ELEMENTS: EARTH, AIR, FIRE, AND WATER

Program arranged by the Wordsworth-Coleridge Association

Presiding: James McKusick, University of Missouri-Kansas City

Saturday, January 5, 10:15-11:30 a.m.

1. "Romantic Continent-Elements: The Divine Fire from Africa," Paul Cheshire (independent scholar)

2. "Streaming Wordsworth; or, Romantic Hydrography," Jacob Risinger, Ohio State University, Columbus

3. "Wordsworth's Undaunted River Duddon," Ralph Pite, University of Bristol

4. "Of Ice and Men: American Romantics in Antarctica, 1840," Gillen D'Arcy Wood, University of Illinois, Urbana

 

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