Imagery and Influence: Hawthorne and Melville

Imagery and Influence: Hawthorne and Melville

This collaborative panel (which may become a roundtable) explores the ways in which Hawthorne and Melville shared influences, influenced each other, and/or incorporated classical images into their work. What specific classical and other literary intertexts did the authors share? In what specific ways did they influence each other while in turn influencing later writers? What is and is not “classical” about ...

Sponsoring Organization(s) : 
Melville Society & Hawthorne Society
Event type: 
Event
Event date: 
Thursday, January 9, 2014
Event Location: 
Chicago, IL
Abstract due date: 
Friday, March 15, 2013
Categories: 
American
Interdisciplinary
Transcendentalists
1865-1914
Aesthetics
Classical Studies
History
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