Friday, 07 January
295. Queer Ecology
1:45–3:00 p.m., Platinum Salon J, J. W. Marriott
Program arranged by the Association for the Study of Literature and the Environment
Presiding: Scott Knickerbocker, Coll. of Idaho
1. “Green Angels in America: Aesthetics of Equity,” Katie J. Hogan, Carlow Univ.
2. “‘Warm Blood and Live Semen and Rich Marrow and Wholesome Flesh!’: A Queer Ecological Reading of Christopher Isherwood’s A Single Man,” Jill E. Anderson, Univ. of Mississippi
3. “Spinster Ecology: Rachel Carson, Sarah Orne Jewett, and Nonreproductive Futurity,” Sarah Ensor, Cornell Univ.
4. “Queer Nature Writing: The Queer Ecological Relations in Reinaldo Arenas’s Before Night Falls,” Eric M. Siegel, Univ. of Iowa