Thursday, 5 January, 3:30–4:45 p.m., Beacon F, Sheraton
A special session
Presiding: John N. Allen, Milwaukee Area Technical Coll.
1. "'Aphasia's Fingerprints': Language Impairment, Autobiography, and Fiction in Paul West's The Shadow Factory," Sarah Pett, Univ. of York
Sarah Pett's Annotation:My panel!
2. "The Savant and the Silent Subject: Challenging the Hierarchy of the Autism Spectrum," Michelle Jarman, Univ. of Wyoming
3. "The Reception of The Memory Keeper's Daughter and the Discourse of Down Syndrome," John N. Allen
Genre, Theory, Method – Literary Criticism and Theory