115th Annual Conference - Honolulu, Hawaii
Friday, November 10 - Sunday, November 12, 2017

Epistemologies of Sight and Touch in American Literature

Presiding Officer: 
Emily Butler-Probst, University of Colorado, Boulder

This session welcomes papers that explore the nature of sight and touch as sources of knowledge in American literature. Papers analyzing the use of touch as a means of resolving doubts about visual knowledge or the different implications of gathering knowledge through sight as opposed to touch are particularly encouraged.

Status: 
Closed (not accepting submissions)
Topic Type: 
Special Session