CFP: Black LGBTs: Historical and Sociological Perspectives (3/1/07; 3/24/07)

full name / name of organization: 
Porter, Archie
contact email: 

Call for Papers

LGBT African-Americans: Historical and Sociological Perspectives

Paper proposals are invited for a panel at the annual meeting of the =
Association of Social and Behavioral Scientists, Inc. The conference =
will be held March 21-24, 2007 in Atlanta, GA at the Holiday Inn-Atlanta =
Airport North. The theme for the 2007 ASBS Conference is =93Scholarly =
Activism & Global Thought.=94

This particular panel will explore various aspects of LGBT =
African-American life from social scientific and historical =
perspectives. While the focus of the conference is on social and =
behavioral sciences, participants from other disciplines are welcome to =
submit papers that are relevant to the panel=92s theme. =20

Please note that all program participants are expected to register for =
the meeting, and will be responsible for their own travel and =
accommodations to the conference. For further questions about logistics =
please respond to the email address below. =20

Submit paper proposals of up to 250 words by March 1, 2007 to =
aporter(at) Include your contact information on the =
proposal (name, institutional affiliation, email and telephone), and =
place ASBS Abstract in the email=92s subject line. =20

We are also seeking a session chair/discussant for this panel. =20

Contact: =20
Lavelle Porter
Ph.D. Program in English
CUNY Graduate Center
aporter(at) =20

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