Thursday, 7:00–8:15 p.m., 18A, ACC
The Aging Brain in Literature
Program arranged by the forum TC Cognitive and Affect Studies. Presiding: Alan Richardson, Boston Coll.
1. “The Alzheimer’s Brain on Film,” E. Ann Kaplan, Stony Brook Univ., State Univ. of New York
2. “Eliot’s Brains,” Jeffrey Blevins, Univ. of California, Berkeley
3. “From Blind Phenomenology to Blind Poetics: Embodied Cognition and Late Style,” Kevin Goldstein, New York Univ.
4. “Attention Schema Theory and the Autobiographical Self: The Example of Augustine’s Confessions,” Eric Luttrell, Texas A&M Univ., Corpus Christi
For abstracts, visit https://commons.mla.org/groups/cognitive-approaches-to-literature/ after 1 Dec.