Wednesday, 29 December
443. Performing on the Margins of Europe: Gender and Nationality in the Eurovision Song Contest
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Congress C, Loews
A special session
Session leader: Robert D. Tobin, Whitman Coll.
1. “t.A.T.u You! The Global Politics of Faux Lesbian Pop,” Dana A. Heller, Old Dominion Univ.
2. “‘Every Way That I Can’: Eurovision as Orientalist Negotiation,” Matthew Gumpert, Bilkent Univ.
3. “Alora Lola: Dana International Sexes Gender,” Liora Moriel, George Mason Univ.
Respondent: Ivan Raykoff, New School Univ.