American Realism and American Citizenship

Tuesday, December 27, 8:45-10:00pm, Kennedy Marriott

1. Assimilation versus Revenge: Narrating “Indian Customs,” 1890-1920,” Jeffrey G. Johnson, Univ. of Central Arkansas <abstract>

2. “‘Useful People’: Artists, Immigrants, and Citizenship in Willa Cather’s The Song of the Lark,” David T. Humphries, Queensborough Community College – CUNY <abstract>

3. “‘A Fiction of Law and Custom’: Blood, Heritage, and Citizenship in Mark Twain and Pauline Hopkins,” Jeffrey W. Miller, Univ. of Tennessee at Martin <abstract>

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