MLA 2019 MWTVF@25: The Legacy of Susan Stryker’s “My Words To Victor Frankenstein…”

deadline for submissions: 
March 15, 2018
full name / name of organization: 
Modern Language Association
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Seeking paper abstracts for the special session “MWTVF@25: The Legacy of Susan Stryker’s “My Words To Victor Frankenstein…” at the MLA Annual Convention in Chicago, IL, January 3-6, 2019. Reflections on Susan Stryker’s narrating of trans embodiment. Topics may include:  trans monstrosities; autoethnography; transgothic; somatechnics; diffraction; trans science/fiction. Abstracts 250-300 words and brief CV by 15 March 2018. Jolene Zigarovich (jzigarov@gmail.com)