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Book Launch: Julie Orlemanski–Symptomatic Subjects

December 11, 2020 @ 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM CST

The cover of Orlemanski's book features the Wound Man on a parchment-like background. Orlemanski is featured in an author headshot: a white woman with blonde shoulder length hair wearing a black blazer and white shell. She is smiling.
You are invited to a virtual conference to celebrate the publication of Symptomatic Subjects: Bodies, Medicine, and Causation in the Literature of Late Medieval England by Julie Orlemanski on Friday, December 11, from 1:30PM to 5PM CST.

Welcome and Roundtable, 1:30 – 2:45pm

Julie in conversation with UChicago graduate students:

Carly Boxer (Art History)
Jack Dragu (English)
Mark Lambert (Divinity)
Jo Nixon (English)
Mary Kemp Thornberry (English)

Reading Symptomatic Subjects, 3pm – 4:30 pm

Short talks by a panel of Julie’s readers and colleagues:

‘Vulnerability and Repair,’ Lisa Cooper (Wisconsin)
‘Thinking Through the Symptom,’ Mark Miller (Chicago)
‘The Real Deal,’ Joe Stadolnik (Chicago)
‘Languages of Phisik,’ Sarah Star (Kenyon)

Happy Hour Celebration, 4:30 pm

Colleagues, family, and friends of Julie are all welcome to attend.

Register here for the Zoom Webinar.



December 11, 2020
1:30 PM - 5:00 PM CST
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