Thursday, 12 January, 10:15–11:30 a.m., Purdue-Wisconsin, Chicago Marriott
A special session
Presiding: Brandy Schillace, Case Western Reserve Univ.
1. "'Waste, Want, Ruin, Despair, Madness': Vulnerability, Deviance, and Moral Debility in Bleak House," Brandy Schillace
2. "'Damaged and Disguised': East Lynne, Vulnerable Bodies, and Moral Incongruence," Christiana Salah, Univ. of Connecticut, Storrs
3. "A Queer Vulnerability: The Transformative Power of Substance Dependence in High Victorian Literature," Kari Nixon, Southern Methodist Univ.
For abstracts, visit brandyschillace.net/Conferences_abstracts_VV.html.
British Literature – Nineteenth Century