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Saturday, 29 December

409. The Body as Boundary in Victorian Culture and Medicine

8:30–9:45 a.m., Acapulco, Hyatt Regency

A special session

Presiding: Pamela K. Gilbert, Univ. of Florida

1. “Poverty Embodied: Spectral Intrusion and Narratives of Class in Victorian Melodrama,” Heidi J. Holder, Central Michigan Univ.

2. “A Parasite for Sore Eyes: Rereading Infection Metaphors in Bram Stoker’s Dracula,” Ross Geoffrey Forman, National Univ. of Singapore

3. “Victorian Skin: Sweating, Bathing, and the Imperial Body,” Pamela K. Gilbert

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