The conference is dealing with concepts of 'queer spaces' and their representation in literature, art, cultural studies and philospohy.
Announcement: Queer Spaces, International Conference, Tuebingen, Germany, 28th May 2009, 10am-6pm
11.45h-13.30h: Fabio Cleto (University of Bergamo)
"I Spy With My Little Eye: Pop Camp, Queer Spaces and Susan Sontag's Pornographic Gaze"
15h-16h: Katrin Wille (University of Marburg)
"How to Keep Distinction-Plurality Alive: Where Philosophical Reflexion, Art and Queer Practices Meet"
16h-17h: Eveline Kilian (Humboldt University, Berlin)
"Cyberspace and Gender Riot: Some Literary Accounts of the Charms of Virtual Reality"
17h-18h: Kathrin Tordasi (Promotionsverbund: "Abgrenzung -- Ausgrenzung -- Entgrenzung", University of Tübingen)
"Negotiating the In-Between: Gender, Bodies and Desire on the Liminal Shore"
The Conference is organized by the Graduate School "Abgrenzung -- Ausgrenzung -- Entgrenzung" (www.uni-tuebingen.de/gendergrenzen ).
We have to restrict the number of participants to 100 persons so please sign up under: firstname.lastname@example.org . Deadline: 5th of May 2009. There is no conference fee.
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