Monday, 29 December
719. Bodies and Borders in the Atomic West
9:00–10:15 p.m., Golden Gate 1, Hilton
A special session
Presiding: Linda Lizut Helstern, North Dakota State Univ.
1. “Atomic Cowboys and Nuclear Indians: Masculinity and Race in the Atomic Southwest,” Sara Spurgeon, Texas Tech Univ.
2. “Irradiated Icons,” Audrey Goodman, Georgia State Univ.
3. “Toxic Borderlands: Land and Body in Contemporary Writing of the Nuclear West,” Alexander J. Hunt, West Texas A&M Univ.