Wednesday, 6 January, 5:15–6:30 p.m., 617, WSCC
A special session
Presiding: Lindsay Reckson, Univ. of Texas, Austin
1. "Stillness Is a Move: Helen Keller and the Kinesthetics of Autobiography," Erica Fretwell, Duke Univ.
2. "Frozen Evanescence: Writing Plains Indian Sign Talk, circa 1880," Brian Hochman, Georgetown Univ.
3. "Muscle and Melody: Locating Gesture in the Archives," Lindsay Reckson
Responding: Carrie Jaurès Noland, Univ. of California, Irvine
Genre, Theory, Method – Cultural Studies, Folklore, and Popular Culture
American Literature – General