Thursday, 12 January, 10:15–11:30 a.m., Indiana-Iowa, Chicago Marriott
A special session
Presiding: Catherine Belling, Northwestern Univ.
1. "The Rebiologization of Race: Speculative Fiction, Marked Bodies, and the DNA Revolution," Hee-Jung Joo, Univ. of Manitoba
2. "Flesh and Steel: Conceiving a Scientific and Literary Praxis of Pregnancy," Erin Kingsley, Univ. of Colorado, Boulder
3. "From Science Fiction to Science Reality: Memory Modification and Neural Augmentation in Contemporary American Science Fiction," Genie Giaimo, Northeastern Univ.
Genre, Theory, Method – Literature and Other Arts, Humanities, Law, Psychology, Science, and Sociology
American Literature – Twentieth and Twenty-First Century