Literary Undergraduate Research Conference 2021
October 21, 2021
10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Plenary Speaker: Dr. Carissa Harris
"Women's Anger Against the Law: From the Shrew to the Sapphire"
Dr. Harris will discuss her research and explain how the "entertaining" sterotypes of the shrew and the sapphire led to the criminalization of medieval women's and, later, Black women's anger as well as all sorts of forms of judicial violence.
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Q&A to follow