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583. Intellectual and Cognitive Disability Studies

Monday, 5 January, 3:30–4:45 p.m., Beacon F, Sheraton

A special session

Presiding: John N. Allen, Milwaukee Area Technical Coll.

1. "'Aphasia's Fingerprints': Language Impairment, Autobiography, and Fiction in Paul West's The Shadow Factory," Sarah Pett, Univ. of York

Sarah Pett's Annotation:
My panel!

2. "The Savant and the Silent Subject: Challenging the Hierarchy of the Autism Spectrum," Michelle Jarman, Univ. of Wyoming

3. "The Reception of The Memory Keeper's Daughter and the Discourse of Down Syndrome," John N. Allen


Subject:

  • General Literature – Literary Criticism and Theory

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