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718. Reading Affect in Twentieth-Century Literature

Friday, 8 January, 12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., 616, WSCC

A special session

Presiding: Nishant Shahani, Washington State Univ., Pullman

1. "The Moods of a Woman of That Sort: Disgust and Charity in the Censorship of Ulysses," Christopher Walker, Middle Tennessee State Univ.

2. "Queer Affect and the Politics of Reparative Retrospection," Nishant Shahani

3. "Affect and Terror: Lessons from the Sixties," Patricia Stuelke, Boston Univ.

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  • General Literature – Literary Criticism and Theory

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