CFP: Gay & Lesbian (and Queer) Studies (5/15/06; PAMLA, 11/10/06-11/11/06)

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Joshua Fenton
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Call For Papers: Gay & Lesbian Studies (5/15/06; PAMLA 11/10-11, 2006)


Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association Conference 2006 November
10-11, 2006 University of California, Riverside Riverside, California


Submission Deadline: May 15, 2006


Paper proposals are requested for a standing panel of the PAMLA conference.


While the panel is open to any topic in Gay & Lesbian Studies, I am
particularly interested in papers that address the following areas:


-Queer community formation/dissolution


-The role of Gay/Lesbian/Queer Theory in a Democracy


-Lesbian/Gay/Queer citizenship


-The import of Lesbian/Gay/Queer studies for 21st Century Late-Capitalism


-Lesbian/Gay/Queer consumer culture


-How Queer/Lesbian/Gay studies impact interdisciplinary studies


-The Queer Teacher and her/his role in the literary classroom


-Teaching a GLBQ novel


All other topics revolving around gay/lesbian/queer studies are welcome.




Please email 500 word abstracts (inline or word attachments only) to Joshua
Fenton at


For additional information, please see the PAMLA website at or
contact Joshua Fenton directly.

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