356. Literature and Medicine: Reconfiguring the World in Early Modern Italy, France, and England
Monday, 6 January, 5:15–6:30 p.m., Boren, Sheraton
A special session
Presiding: Dorothea Heitsch, Univ. of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
1. "Syphilitic Poetics: Fracastoro's Literary Encounters with Syphilis," Sarah Parker, Univ. of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
2. "Reconsidering the Humoral Body: The Effect of the Doctrine of Subtlety on Early Modern English Metaphoricity," William Henry Spates, Qatar Univ.
3. "Dissecting Monsters: Early Modern 'Chirurgions' and Medical Authority," Sara Orning, Univ. of California, Santa Cruz
For abstracts, write to firstname.lastname@example.org.
|© 2013 Modern Language Association.|