Thursday, 29 December
579. Worldly Women: Imagining Cosmopolitan Feminisms
7:15–8:30 p.m., Caucus, Washington Hilton
A special session
Presiding: Sara Claire Raymond, Duke Univ.
1. “Political Motherhood in the United States and Argentina: Strategic Essentialism,” Meghan Keary Gibbons, Univ. of Maryland, College Park
2. “June Jordan and Transnational American Protest,” Brian J. Norman, Idaho State Univ.
3. “Race and Cosmopolitanism: Feminist Perspectives in Rachna Mara’s Of Customs and Excise,” Shazia Rahman, Western Illinois Univ.
Respondent: Janice Haney Peritz, Queens Coll., City Univ. of New York