Friday, 6 January, 3:30–4:45 p.m., 608, WSCC
Program arranged by the Discussion Group on Cognitive Approaches to Literature
Presiding: Isabel Jaén-Portillo, Portland State Univ.
1. "Embodied Consciousness: Djuna Barnes and Her Readers," Ellen J. Esrock, Rensselaer Polytechnic Inst.
2. "Falling Asleep While Reading," Peter T. Schwenger, Univ. of Western Ontario
3. "Gender and Traumatic Memory in Post-1960s United States Women's Novels and Neuroscience," Megan Ahern, Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor
4. "The Literary Neuroscience of Kafka's Hypnagogic Labyrinth: How Literature Informs the Neuroscientific Study of Self and Its Disorders," Aaron Mishara, Chicago School of Professional Psychology
For papers, visit https://sites.google.com/site/mlacogdiscussiongroup or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org after 15 Nov.
Genre, Theory, Method – Literary Criticism and Theory