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Faculty Fall 2019: Janet Lyon

"'Idiot Child on a Fire Escape': Modernism and Disability"

Associate Professor of English and WGSS

"'Idiot Child on a Fire Escape': Modernism and Disability" 

A study of the cultural output of a period marked by experimental artistry and specious eugenic thinking.