LINDA SALADIN-ADAMS, Associate Professor, she received her Ph.D. from the University of California, Irvine (1985) in Comparative Literature. Her areas of specialization include gender studies, nineteenth-century British literature, and comparative studies in science and narrative. Her present research includes an ongoing study of physician/patient communication through local medical facilities and cultural responses to the Iraqi Wars.
- Fetishism and Fatal Women: Gender, Power, and Reflexive Discourse in the series Writing About Women: Feminist Literary Studies, NY, Peter Lange, 1993.
- "Women in Surgery," The Oxford Companion to Women's Writing in the U.S. 1994.
- "Defacing Images: Women in Poster Art." Perspectives on Perception, 1989.
- Medical articles in Florida HealthTrac, On Workers' Compensation, and The Reporter on ergonomics, the patient bill of rights, genetic testing, medical privacy, and end of life issues.
- The Florida State University Council on Research and Creativity Planning Grant, 2000.
- Department Research Grant, 2000.
- COFR's Grant, 1994, 1986.
- NEH Summer Seminar Grant, 1985.