Wednesday, 6 January, 5:15–6:30 p.m., Boren, Sheraton
A special session
Presiding: Dorothea Heitsch, Univ. of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
1. "Syphilitic Poetics: Fracastoro's Literary Encounters with Syphilis," Sarah Parker, Univ. of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
2. "Reconsidering the Humoral Body: The Effect of the Doctrine of Subtlety on Early Modern English Metaphoricity," William Henry Spates, Qatar Univ.
3. "Dissecting Monsters: Early Modern 'Chirurgions' and Medical Authority," Sara Orning, Univ. of California, Santa Cruz
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Genre, Theory, Method – Literature and Other Arts, Humanities, Law, Psychology, Science, and Sociology
Comparative Literature – Medieval and Renaissance