Wednesday, 11 January, 12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Chicago F, Chicago Marriott
A special session
Presiding: Philip Nel, Kansas State Univ.
1. "The Queer Case against Willa Cather's Paul," Adam Sonstegard, Cleveland State Univ.
2. "Queer Sentiments: Tomboys and Familial Belonging in Carson McCullers's The Member of the Wedding," Kristen Proehl, State Univ. of New York, Brockport
3. "When Queer Isn't So Queer: The Absent Adolescent in the Work of David Levithan," Kent Baxter, California State Univ., Northridge
Responding: Sarah Sahn, Univ. of Illinois, Urbana
American Literature – General
American Literature – Twentieth and Twenty-First Century