360: Disability and Affect

5:15 PM–6:30 PM Friday, Jan 4, 2019 (US - Central)

Hyatt Regency - Columbus G

Session Information


1: ‘My Mother, My Longest Lover’: Cripping South Texas in Noemi Martinez’s The South Texas Experience Zine Project (2005) and South Texas Experience: Love Letters (2015)

Magda Garcia, U of California, Santa Barbara

2: Collateral Pain in Yoonmee Chang’s Three Poems and Hanya Yanagihara’s A Little Life

Kai Hang Cheang, U of California, Riverside

3: The Bathtub of Pleasure: Love Notes from Aquatherapy

Kateřina Kolářová, Charles U

4: ‘It Took a Long Time to Arrive at Being Ill / without Falling’: Competing Conceptions of Suffering in Brian Teare’s The Empty Form Goes All the Way to Heaven

Declan Gould, U at Buffalo, State U of New York


Tammy Berberi, U of Minnesota, Morris