Saturday, 12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., 404, JW Marriott
Rethinking AIDS in the Age of Archival Publics
A special session. Presiding: David Román, Univ. of Southern California
1. “The ACT UP Boston Archive: The Bio-politics of Early Clinical Trials for AIDS Treatment,” Octavio Gonzalez, Wellesley Coll.
2. “Self Love: Robert Chesley’s (Tear) Jerker and the Renegotiation of Pleasure,” John Stadler, Duke Univ.
3. “Viral Transmissions: HIV Confessionals and the Digital AIDS Archive,” Kenneth T. Pinion, Stony Brook Univ., State Univ. of New York
Respondent: David Román