546. Taste, Touch, Hear: Race, Science, and the Senses in the Nineteenth Century
Monday, 5 January, 1:45–3:00 p.m., Beacon A, Sheraton
A special session
Presiding: Kyla Wazana Tompkins, Pomona Coll.
1. "An Echo across Centuries: Joice Heth's Sonic of Dissent," Uri McMillan, Univ. of California, Los Angeles
2. "Touching Time: Frances E. W. Harper's Evolutionary Aesthetics," Kyla Schuller, Rutgers Univ., New Brunswick
3. "Lifestyle Eugenics: Joel Chandler Harris and the Birth of Victim Citizenship," Kyla Wazana Tompkins
|© 2014 Modern Language Association.|