Saturday, 08 January
435. Queer City Limits: Expanding Perspectives on Class and Region in LGBTQ Studies
8:30–9:45 a.m., Platinum Salon F, J. W. Marriott
Program arranged by the Division on Gay Studies in Language and Literature
Presiding: Betsy Beasley, Yale Univ.
1. “Hicksploitation; or, The Cultural Emergence of Sarah Palin,” Scott Herring, Indiana Univ., Bloomington
2. “Scorned Subjects and Country Music,” Nadine Hubbs, Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor
3. “The Middle of Somewhere: Queer Traffic on Highway 99,” Richard T. Rodríguez, Univ. of Illinois, Urbana
Respondent: Lisa Duggan, New York Univ.