Saturday, 5 January, 12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Hampton, Sheraton
A special session
Presiding: Keith Michael Green, Rutgers Univ., Camden
1. "Invalid Humanity in Harriet Wilson's Our Nig,"
Keith Michael Green
2. "'Ugly Progress': Postemancipation Disability and the Prosthetic Narrative of Racial Uplift,"
Stephen P. Knadler,
3. "Disabled Bodies as Dissenting Bodies in Ann Petry's The Street,"
Univ. of Southern California
Responding: Jennifer C. James, George Washington Univ.
American Literature – General