2013 Student Research Conference:
26th Annual Student Research Conference

Something He Had Missed: The Language of Flowers in Wharton's The Age of Innocence
McKinley Murphy♦
Dr. Alanna Preussner, Faculty Mentor

The amount of flower images in Wharton's The Age of Innocence is truly overwhelming. In my paper, I discuss the codified Victorian Language of Flowers and the way Wharton uses it in the novel.

Keywords: Wharton, Victorian, Flower, Symbolism

Topic(s):English

Presentation Type: Oral Paper

Session: 110-3
Location: VH 1320
Time: 8:30

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♦ Indicates Truman Graduate Student
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