Contemporary Women’s Writing and the Medical Humanities (12)

CCWW PGR/ECR Online Seminar Series

Seminar Twelve: Women, Mental Health, and Identity 

Anne Mutidjo (Illinois Urbana-Champaign): ‘Madness and Identity in Two Novels from Martinican Women Writers: Fabienne Kanor and Nicole Cage Forentiny’
Berredai Wedjedane (Université d’Alger 2, Algeria): ‘Between Patriarchy and Madness: Forging Female Identity in Maxine Hong Kingston’s The Woman Warrior
Alessia Zinnari (University of Glasgow): ‘Alda Merini’s Memories of the Asylum: Institutional Violence and the Politicisation of Illness in 20th Century Italy' 

Author: 
Institute of Modern Languages Research
Speaker(s): 
Anne Mutidjo (Illinois Urbana-Champaign); Berredai Wedjedane (Université d’Alger 2, Algeria); Alessia Zinnari (University of Glasgow)
Event date: 
Tuesday, 9 March 2021 - 5:30pm