Thursday, 12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., 6B, ACC
Queer Theory’s Bad Objects
A special session. Presiding: Robyn Wiegman, Duke Univ.
1. “The Impossible Queer Object of Modern Pederasty,” Kadji Amin, Univ. of Pennsylvania
2. “Being Close to Normal: Tom Ripley and Queer Exceptionalism,” Victoria Hesford, Stony Brook Univ., State Univ. of New York
3. “Fear of a Normative Planet,” Michael Alfred Trask, Univ. of Kentucky
Respondent: Robyn Wiegman