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64. Global Health and World Literature

Saturday, 3 January, 1:45–3:00 p.m., 313, Hynes

A special session

Presiding: Karen Thornber, Harvard Univ.

1. "Powers of Zero: Aggregation, Negation, and the Dimensions of Scale in Indra Sinha's Animal's People," Jesse Oak Taylor, Univ. of Maryland, College Park

2. "Mental Illness and Environmental Degradation in J. M. G. Le Clezio's Desert and The Prospector," Suzanne Lalonde, Univ. of Texas, Brownsville

3. "Insecure Lives: Securing and Regulating Life and Health in Contemporary Popular Culture," Steven Pokornowski, Univ. of California, Santa Barbara

For papers, write to thornber@fas.harvard.edu after 1 Dec.


Subjects:

  • General Literature – Literature and Other Arts, Humanities, Law, Psychology, Science, and Sociology

  • Comparative Literature – Twentieth Century

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