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139. On Cognitive Approaches to Literature, Disability Studies, and Being Wrong

Saturday, 3 January, 5:15–6:30 p.m., Fairfax A, Sheraton

A special session

Presiding: Rachel Adams, Columbia Univ.

1. "Real Mindblindness; or, I Was Wrong," Lisa Zunshine, Univ. of Kentucky

2. "What Some Autistics Can Teach Us about Poetry; or, Why We Need an Ethic of Neurocosmopolitanism," Ralph James Savarese, Grinnell Coll.

3. "Purposes Mistook and Other Interesting Failures," Ellen Spolsky, Bar-Ilan Univ.

For abstracts and background materials, visit www.lisazunshine.net/ after 20 Nov.


Subject:

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

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