Queering Food Studies

deadline for submissions: 
March 9, 2019
full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Ed Chamberlain
contact email: 

Conference - MLA Convention in Seattle, Washington, USA

Dates of the conference - January 9th-12th 2020

Overview - To expand the dialogue on Food Studies, this special session will examine the queer dimensions of food phenomena and welcomes critical interventions that explore how the queer contexts of food intersect with diversity, equity, and inclusion. Likewise, this session welcomes projects that make use of intersectional and/or interdisciplinary approaches. Transnational and Global studies scholars are encouraged to contribute too. Please send abstracts of 250-500 words and a brief biography to Dr. Ed Chamberlain at - e c 1 0 @ u w . e d u - by March 9th 2019. This session will be proposed through the standard MLA review process. Please feel free to share this CFP with your colleagues and networks.


Ed Chamberlain, PhD

School of Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences

Universty of Washington Tacoma