Mythmaking and Violence: Folk Outlaws, Commodifying the West, and the Cult of the Sword

Saturday, November 8, 2014: 1:00 PM-2:15 PM
Director’s Row H (Sheraton)
Lydia Daniel, Hillsborough Community College and Past President, NCHC
1:20 PM
No Sharper Steel, No Lovelier Treasure: The Cult of the Sword throughout History
Elizabeth Gellis* , Binghamton University, State University of New York
1:40 PM
The Western Myth: Gold, Guns, Greed, and Italians
Henry Sayen* , Emerson College