gender studies and sexuality
Due to a late cancellation, papers sought for a proposed panel at the
PCA/ACA convention in San Francisco, March 19-22, 2008.
The panel will focus on contemporary debates/concerns about masculinity
in its various guises, looking specifically at cinema as a cultural forum
for such discussions.
Please submit 1-page abstracts and a short vita (for purpose of writing
the proposal) to the email address below by November 5, 2007.
Dr. David Magill
Department of English
University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown
Panel for the Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association in
San Francisco, March 19-22.
Tuning Culture: Questioning the Transmission of the Everyday to the
Foreign Eye, Ear, and Mind
CALL FOR PAPERS
Mid-Atlantic Womenâ€™s Studies Conference, March 29, 2008
Penn State University, Abington College
Abington, PA (near Philadelphia)
â€œPrivilege & Prejudiceâ€
Featuring keynote address by
Author of â€œWhite Privilege: Unpacking the Invisible Knapsackâ€
(also featuring a pre-conference reading by Katha Pollitt)
Myth and Fairy Tale Call for Papers
Abstract/Proposals by 15 November 2007
Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture Associations 29th Annual
Albuquerque, NM February 13-16, 2007
Hyatt Regency Albuquerque
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Panels now forming on topics related to all areas of myth and fairy tale
and their connections to popular culture.
Special Areas of Interest Include:
Fairy Tale and Myth in Film, Revisionist Myth and Fairy Tale, The Works
of Angela Carter, Margaret Atwood and Fairytale, Fairy Tale in
Contemporary Poetry, Myth in Contemporary Poetry, Fairy Tale and the
Writing Lesbian Culture: Theories and Praxisâ€™
A 2-Day, International, Interdisciplinary Conference to be held at the
Women's Education, Research and Resource Centre (WERRC), School of Social
Justice, University College Dublin, Ireland
KATE BORNSTEIN is an author, playwright and performance artist. Adrienne
Rich. Kate's published works include the books Gender Outlaw: On Men,
Women and the Rest of Us; My Gender Workbook; and the cyber-romance-action
novel, Nearly Roadkill with co-author Caitlin Sullivan. Kate's plays and
performance pieces include Strangers in Paradox, Hidden: A Gender, The
Opposite Sex Is Neither, Virtually Yours, and y2kate: gender virus 2000.
The University of Florida's College of Liberal Arts and Sciences is pleased to announce the 2008
UF Conference on Comics and Graphic Novels: "ImageSexT: Intersections of Sex, Gender, and
Sexuality," which will be held in Gainesville, Florida, on March 21-22, 2008.
Demystifying Stigma: The Dilemma of Difference