Session Information


1: Deracination: The 1854 National Colored Emigration Convention and the Black Counterhistories of Manifest Destiny

RJ Boutelle, Florida Atlantic U

2: Como ella por todas partes sea tan ancha y larga: Inca Garcilaso’s Translators and the Remaking of Florida’s Borders from 1670 to 1835

Jenny Marie Forsythe, U of California, Los Angeles

3: Two Hartz; or, Redirecting American Studies’ Oedipal Aniums from The Liberal Tradition in America to The Founding of New Societies

Jared Hickman, Johns Hopkins U, MD

4: Colonial Exceptionalism

Jerome J. McGann, U of Virginia


Jordan Alexander Stein, Fordham U, Lincoln Center