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512. Frenemies? Medical Humanities and Disability Studies

Wednesday, 7 January, 1:45–3:00 p.m., 620, WSCC

Program arranged by the MLA Committee on Disability Issues in the Profession

Presiding: Sara van den Berg, Saint Louis Univ.

1. "Chronic Illness, Disability Studies, and the Health Humanities," Rebecca Garden, Upstate Medical Univ., State Univ. of New York

2. "Power and Coexistence: Intersections between the Medical and Social Models of Disability," Johnson Cheu, Michigan State Univ.

3. "Is Empathy Enough? Knowledgeable Stories of Schizophrenia as Challenge to Medical Humanities," Mary Wood, Univ. of Oregon

Responding: Diane Price Herndl, Univ. of South Florida


Subject:

  • The Profession – General

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