Thursday, 30 December
713. Gender and Sexuality in Contemporary Literature and Film
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Washington C, Loews
Program arranged by Women in German
Presiding: Anke S. Biendarra, Univ. of Cincinnati
1. “A Rose by Any Other Name: Emotion and Politics in Neofeminist ‘Mutterfilm,’” Anna M. Parkinson, Cornell Univ.
2. “New Sincerity about Old Conventions in Fatih Akin’s Short Sharp Shock and In July,” Andrea Isabel Reimann, Univ. of Illinois, Chicago
3. “Buena Vista Deutschland? Gendering Germany in Wenders, Gaulke, and Eggert,” Jennifer R. Hosek, Univ. of California, Berkeley