2012 MLA, Seattle, WA
Critical Healing: Queer and Disability Studies Interventions in Biomedicine
and Public Health
Fri., Jan. 6, 10:15-11:30 am
620 Washington State Convention Center
A Literature & Science Division panel
Presiding: Rebecca Garden, SUNY Upstate Medical Univ.
1. Marty Fink, Concordia University, “Culture as Prevention: Contemporary
Representations of HIV/AIDS”
2. William J. Spurlin, Brunel University, London, “Queer Theory and
Biomedical Practice: New Junctures among Science--Sexuality--Culture”
3. Stephanie Yorke, University of Oxford, “Activism and the ‘Collective
Sick’: Disability and Group Identity in Indra Sinha’s *Animal’s People*”
For abstracts, go to: http://criticalhealing.