What's in a Date?

Sandra Gustafson

University of Notre Dame

Sandra M. Gustafson is professor of English and concurrent professor of American Studies at the University of Notre Dame.  Gustafson has published works on American literature and culture including Imagining Deliberative Democracy in the Early American Republic (Chicago, 2011), Eloquence is Power: Oratory and Performance in Early America (North Carolina, 2000), and essays on William Apess, James Fenimore Cooper, Jonathan Edwards, and Margaret Fuller.  She is the editor of The Norton Anthology of American Literature, Vol. A (9th edition), and in May she will complete a ten-year tenure as editor of the MLA-affiliated journal Early American Literature. 


What counts as early, and what counts as American? How do our answers to these questions influence our scholarly and pedagogical labors along with the broader structure of our scholarly field (or fields)?This roundtable will... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Sandra Gustafson (University of Notre Dame)

Topic Area



P54 » Beyond Early, Beyond American (15:45 - Friday, 23rd March, Fiesta III-IV)

Presentation Files

The presenter has not uploaded any presentation files.