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  • Eudora Welty Sociey
  • Julia Eichelberger, President

Eudora Welty Society Officers: Julia Eichelberger, President; Harriet Pollack, Vice President; Adrienne Akins Warfield, Treasurer; Sarah Gilbreath Ford, Website Editor (

The Eudora Welty Society held its 2017 annual business meeting at the American Literature Association in Boston. The Society also organized two panels.

New Welty Work in Progress: Articles and Dissertations on Eudora Welty

Chair: Julia Eichelberger, College of Charleston

  1. 1. "Hell Hath No Wrath: Angry Women in Eudora Welty's Fiction," Rebecca Mark, Tulane University

  2. 2. "The Dance of the Seven Veils: Captivity Narratives and Narrative Dissent in Eudora Welty's The Robber Bridegroom," Rebecca L. Harrison, University of West Georgia

  3. 3. "A Curtain of Blue: The Blues Aesthetic in Eudora Welty's A Curtain of Green," Alicia Marie Venchuk, University of Mississippi

  4. 4. "Subversive Voices and Limits of Creativity: History, Gender, and Narrative Structures in Eudora Welty's Delta Wedding and William Faulkner's As I Lay Dying," Michaela Plicková, Fulbright-Masaryk Scholar, Boston University & Charles University, Prague

  5. 5. "Smoking Guns: Welty, Whiteness, and the Chiaroscuro of Racism in 1960s Country Noir," Jacob Agner, University of Mississippi [End Page 129]

New Welty Work in Progress: Planned Books on Eudora Welty

Chair: Harriet Pollack, Bucknell University

  1. 1. "A Visual Mind: Welty's Photography," Annette Trefzer, University of Mississippi

  2. 2. "'The Still-Existing Parts of a Life': The Friendship of Eudora Welty and Mary Louise Aswell," Elizabeth Crews, Blue Mountain College

  3. 3. "Reading the Past, Imagining the Future: Welty, Segregation, and Education," Adrienne Akins Warfield, Mars Hill University

  4. 4. "Eudora Welty: Southern Modernism, Southern Modernity," David McWhirter, Texas A&M University



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