Friday, 28 December
154. Scripting Brutality on the Queer Asian American Body
8:30–9:45 a.m., Grand Suite 5, Hyatt Regency
A special session
Presiding: Allan P. Isaac, Wesleyan Univ.
1. “Queer Intimacies, Asian American Bodies, and Violence (Un)Represented Onstage,” Paul Y. Lai, Univ. of Saint Thomas
2. “Queer in a Vaginal Economy: Global Capital and Heteropatriarchal Violence in Filipino American Gay Fiction,” Jeffrey J. Santa Ana, Dartmouth Coll.
3. “Dangerous Detours: The Lyric I and Queer Road Trips in Timothy Liu’s Burnt Offerings,” Stephen Sohn, Stanford Univ.
For copies of paper abstracts, visit http://courseweb.stthomas.edu/plai2/mla2007 after 15 Dec.