William Carlos Williams Society announcement of CFP for panel entitled William Carlos Williams and the Problems of Embodiment: Disability, Medicine and Trauma Studies. MLA convention, Philadelphia 27-30 Dec, 2009.
Papers are invited which focus on Williams’s view of poetry as diagnostic, restorative, medicinal, or ameliorative. We especially seek papers centering on illness/disease/trauma/disability as embodied states of being as well as social, theoretical, critical, or conceptual figurations in Williams’s writings. Please submit an abstract of one page and a short CV to firstname.lastname@example.org before 15 March 2009.
Edith Morris-Vásquez, PhD
English and World Literature
1050 N Mills Avenue
Claremont CA 91711
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