Tuesday, 28 December
243. Sexuality and the Grotesque in Southern Literature and Film
3:30–4:45 p.m., 202-A, Convention Center
Program arranged by the Society for the Study of Southern Literature
Presiding: Riché D. Richardson, Univ. of California, Davis
1. “Getting the Gags: History, Sexuality, and Grotesque Humor in Blanche McCrary Boyd’s The Revolution of Little Girls,” Susan L. Edmunds, Syracuse Univ.
2. “Look Away, Look Away: Patricia Highsmith’s Southern Otherness,” Nathan G. Tipton, Univ. of Memphis
3. “Queering the Gothic in Ellen Douglass’s A Lifetime Burning,” Deborah Wilson, Arkansas Tech Univ.