Friday, 30 December
638. Dykes to Watch Out For
8:30–9:45 a.m., Caucus, Washington Hilton
Program arranged by the Division on Women’s Studies in Language and Literature
Presiding: Susan S. Lanser, Brandeis Univ.
1. “Femmes Fortes, Queens, and Amazons: A Baroque Sapphic Avant-Garde,” Amanda Powell, Univ. of Oregon; Dianne Mary Dugaw, Univ. of Oregon
2. “‘Since When Have You Been So Hung Up on Terminology?’: Shifting Lesbian Representations in Dykes to Watch Out For,” Anne N. Thalheimer, Center for Cartoon Studies
3. “A Place for the Butch? Chavela Vargas and the Transnational Lesbian Identity,” Sofía Ruiz-Alfaro, Univ. of Southern California