2020 Program Sessions

471. On Suffering: Pain, Precarity, and the Disintegration of the Self

10:15 AM–11:30 AM Jan 11, 2020 (US - Pacific)

WSCC - 401

Session Information


1: Between a Stone and a Hard Place: Samkange’s ‘Voice of Reason’ and Insufferable Zimbabwe

Jeanne-Marie Jackson, Johns Hopkins U, MD

2: On Antigone’s Suffering

Ankhi Mukherjee, U of Oxford

3: Self, Suffering, and Moral Residue in James Baldwin and J. M. Coetzee

Ato Quayson, Stanford U

4: Syntax of Suffering

Sangeeta Ray, U of Maryland, College Park

Related Material: For related material, write to rays@umd.edu