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Monday, 29 December

709. Reconsidering Trauma: Subjectivity, History, and the Work of Narrative

9:00–10:15 p.m., Pacific Suite I, Marriott

A special session

Presiding: Jeanne Follansbee Quinn, Harvard Univ.

1. “‘The Violence of Liberation’: Historical Trauma, Subjectivity, and Buddhist Modernity in Contemporary Tibet,” Alexandra W. Schultheis, Univ. of North Carolina, Greensboro

2. “Sex Scandals and The Sixth Sense,” Jane F. Thrailkill, Univ. of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

3. “9/11’s Family Traumas,” Jeanne Follansbee Quinn

Respondent: E. Ann Kaplan, Stony Brook Univ., State Univ. of New York

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