South Atlantic Modern Language Association (SAMLA) 2009 Convention; November 6-8, 2009 in Atlanta, GA
GERMAN II (1700-1933)
Gesundheit! Medicine in German Literature
This session welcomes paper proposals on any aspect of medicine in German literature in the eighteenth, nineteenth, and early twentieth centuries. Possible topics might include literary representations of physicians, patients, or diseases; narratives of illness or recovery; representations of medical technologies, remedies, or therapies; ancient and modern medical theories in literature; the construction of disease as metaphor; the pathologization of behaviors, groups, or individuals; literary and medical intertextuality; or writers and disease. Other topics dealing with medicine in literature are also welcome.
By May 1, 2009, please send one-page abstracts by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or via post to Edward T. Potter, Department of Foreign Languages, Mississippi State University, P. O. Box FL, 300 Lee Hall, Mississippi State, MS 39762.
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Edward T. Potter
Assistant Professor of German
Department of Foreign Languages
Mississippi State University
300 Lee Hall, P. O. Box FL
Mississippi State, MS 39762
Phone: (662)325-2399, Fax: (662)325-8209 Email: email@example.com Visit the website at http://samla.gsu.edu/index.htm
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