Sunday, 28 December
269. (Un)Making Men: Cultural Constitutions of Arab Masculinities in the Age of Empire
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Yerba Buena Salon 10, Marriott
A special session
Presiding: Kristin Bergen, Howard Univ.
1. “Rescuing the Arab Man: Arab American Literary Reformulations of the Arab Male Figure as Other,” Carol N. Fadda-Conrey, Saint Joseph’s Univ.
2. “Sodomized Bodies: The Crisis of Arab Masculinity,” Amal M. Amireh, George Mason Univ.
3. “‘A Feminine Swagger in Their Walk’: Rhetorics of Appearance and Reality,” Mary T. Queen, American Univ. of Kuwait