Call for Papers for New Jersey 37th Annual New Jersey College English Association Conference April 12, 2014
Cross-Dressing and the Expression of Desire in Literature and Culture
What new insights can we learn about gender, sexuality, and desire by examining cross-dressers and the ways they have been perceived in various cultures and time periods? This panel will explore this question by considering how cross-dressing is used to express hetero or same-sex desire in literature, film, or television. Papers presented at this panel will span a variety of historical and theoretical approaches.
Send 250 word abstracts by February 9, 2014.