458: Poe and Trauma

10:15 AM–11:30 AM Saturday, Jan 5, 2019 (US - Central)

Hyatt Regency - San Francisco

Session Information


1: Experience Claimed: The Trauma of Knowing in Poe’s Angelic Dialogues

Jeffrey Andrew Weinstock, Central Michigan U

2: Traumatic Reenactments: Edgar Allan Poe and the Gothic Vicious Circle

Ana Cristina Baniceru, West U of Timisoara

3: Repetition, Race, and Trauma in ‘A Tale of the Ragged Mountains,’ Post-Charlottesville

William Hunt, Barton C

4: Color as Contagion in ‘The Fall of the House of Usher’: Translating Trauma and Social Degeneracy to the Graphic Novel

Amy Braun, Washington U in St. Louis

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Emron Esplin, Brigham Young U, UT