Lecture: Commodifications of the Flesh: Disabling Miracles of Chastisement and Penitential Practice in Medieval France


Location: Gold Room, LaFortune Student Center

Edward Wheatley, Edward L. Surtz, S.J., Professor of Medieval Literature, Loyola University, Chicago

Prof. Wheatley is the author of Stumbling Blocks Before the Blind: Medieval Constructions of a Disability (forthcoming) and of Mastering Aesop: Medieval Education, Chaucer, and His Followers (2000).

Sponsored by the Notre Dame Disability Studies Forum, the Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts, the Medieval Institute, and the Department of Romance Languages and Literatures.