Thursday, 9 January, 5:15–6:30 p.m., Lincolnshire, Chicago Marriott
A special session
Presiding: Ashley Shelden, Kennesaw State Univ.
1. "The Sexual World System," Benjamin Kahan, Louisiana State Univ., Baton Rouge
2. "Queer Fantasy in the History of African American Folklore," Don James McLaughlin, Univ. of Pennsylvania
3. "The Queer History of Obscenity," Tyler Bradway, Rutgers Univ., New Brunswick
4. "Queer Philology: Learning to Like It," Michael D. Snediker, Univ. of Houston, University Park
Genre, Theory, Method – Literary Criticism and Theory