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268. Disability Discourses: Bodily Selves and the Embodiment of Deviance

Sunday, 4 January, 12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Hampton, Sheraton

A special session

Presiding: Brandy Schillace, Winona State Univ.

1. "Curing 'Moral Disability': Brain Trauma and Self-Control in Victorian Fiction," Brandy Schillace

2. "Disability and Deviance: Dario Argento's Phenomena and the Maintenance of Abledness as a Critical Framework in Film Studies," Jamie McDaniel, Pittsburg State Univ.

3. "Drawing Disability in Japanese Manga: Visual Politics, Cultural Attitudes, and Wheelchair Basketball in Inoue Takahiko's Real," Andrea Wood, Winona State Univ.

For abstracts, visit course1.winona.edu/bschillace/Conferences.html.


Subjects:

  • General Literature – Cultural Studies, Folklore, and Popular Culture

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

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