Queering Age (PAMLA, November 1-3, 2013 in San Diego)

full name / name of organization: 
PAMLA, Emily Mattingly
contact email: 
emily.mattingly@email.ucr.edu

Queering Age

Temporality has become a hot topic in queer studies. Despite this critical interest in temporality and its relationships to queer bodies, experiences, and communities, age remains an undertheorized identity category.

What does it mean to think about age in queer ways? How do various cultural texts queer age?

Please submit an approximately 500 word abstract to www.pamla.org/2013.

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american
childrens_literature
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
ethnicity_and_national_identity
film_and_television
gender_studies_and_sexuality
general_announcements
interdisciplinary
modernist studies
popular_culture
postcolonial
science_and_culture
theory
twentieth_century_and_beyond
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