749. Vulnerable Bodies: Medicine, Race, and Gender in Twentieth-Century American and African American Literature
Tuesday, 12 January, 12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Illinois, Chicago Marriott
A special session
Presiding: Rebecka Rutledge Fisher, Univ. of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
1. "Race, Gender, and the Medical Underpinnings of W. E. B. Du Bois's Double Consciousness," Kym Weed, Univ. of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
2. "Not in the Mood: Harlem Women's Contagious Disorderly Moodiness," Stephen P. Knadler, Spelman Coll.
3. "Sapphira's Sentimental Bodies," Jean Franzino, Univ. of Virginia
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