Sunday, 12 January, 1:45–3:00 p.m., Los Angeles–Miami, Chicago Marriott
A special session
Presiding: Christine Marks, LaGuardia Community Coll., City Univ. of New York
1. "What Narrative and Fiction Know: Theoretical Considerations of Medicine and Neuroscience in Contemporary Fiction,"
2. "Symbolic Power and Invisible Illness in Siri Hustvedt's Memoir A Shaking Woman; or, A History of My Nerves,"
3. "When Bodies Speak: Patient Narrative and the Diagnostic Construction of War-Acquired Disabilities,"
Jennifer L. Baldwin,
Univ. of Illinois, Urbana
Genre, Theory, Method – Literature and Other Arts, Humanities, Law, Psychology, Science, and Sociology
American Literature – General
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