Friday, 30 December
742. Queers and Religious Rhetoric in Contemporary America
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Maryland Suite C, Marriott
Program arranged by the GL/Q Caucus for the Modern Languages
Presiding: Frederick Scott Roden, Univ. of Connecticut, Stamford
1. “Sexularism: Religion, Politics, and Democratic Practice in the Contemporary United States,” Ann Pellegrini, New York Univ.
2. “Feeling the Ecstasy of Representation in Chicana Lesbian Poetry,” Mary Patricia Anderson, Washington State Univ., Pullman
3. “Jewish/Queer: Thresholds of Vulnerable Identities in Tony Kushner’s Angels in America,” Ranen Omer-Sherman, Univ. of Miami
Respondent: Ed Ingebretsen, Georgetown Univ.