Sunday, 28 December
215. Queer Rhetorics
10:15–11:30 a.m., Golden Gate 2, Hilton
Program arranged by the Division on the History and Theory of Rhetoric and Composition
Presiding: Janet Marie Atwill, Univ. of Tennessee, Knoxville
1. “Queerity and Oratory: Plato, Rhetoric, and the Ethical Subject,” T. Kenny Fountain, Univ. of Minnesota, Twin Cities
2. “Confederate Daughter: Beth Brant (Degonwadonti), the Incorporative Maintenance of (Miscege)Nations, and the Queering of Haudenosaunee Rhetorics,” Ahimsa Timoteo Bodhrán, Michigan State Univ.
3. “Queer Witness: A Peek into Whittaker Chambers’s Closet,” Julia Mary Allen, Sonoma State Univ.
Respondent: Zakiyyah Jackson, Univ. of California, Berkeley