727: Debilitated Systems, Debilitated Narratives

1:45 PM–3:00 PM Sunday, Jan 6, 2019 (US - Central)

Hyatt Regency - New Orleans

Session Information


1: Disarticulation and Debility in Bhanu Kapil’s Humanimal

Michelle N. Huang, Northwestern U

2: ‘Narrative Maiming’? Debilitation and Capacitation in Kingsolver and Coetzee

Tom Bradstreet, U of Oslo

3: ‘Closing Time’: Paranoid Schizophrenia, the Medical-Industrial Complex, and Debility in Amy Bloom’s ‘Silver Water’

Corey Hickner-Johnson, U of Iowa

Related Material: For related material, write to corey-hickner-johnson@uiowa.edu after 1 Oct.


Michelle N. Huang, Northwestern U