Mississippian Contexts for Early American Studies

Phillip Round

University of Iowa

Phillip Round is John C. Gerber Professor of English at the University of Iowa and the author of three books: By Nature and By Custom Cursed: Transatlantic Civil Discourse and New England Cultural Production, 1620-1660(UPNE, 1999); The Impossible Land: Story and Place in California’s Imperial Valley (University of New Mexico Press, 2008); and Removable Type: Histories of the Book in Indian Country, 1663-1880 (University of North Carolina Press, 2010), which was was awarded the Modern Language Association’s James Russell Lowell Prize in 2011. In 2013, he was honored with a John Simon Guggenheim Fellowship.


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 ]


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

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