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Sunday, 09 January

756. (Un)Told Stories: Narratives from the Global Sex Trade

12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., 306A, LA Convention Center

A special session

Presiding: Leslie Barnes, Univ. of California, Los Angeles

1. “Spectatorship and Abandonment in Mia Kirschner’s I Live Here,” Elizabeth Swanson Goldberg, Babson Coll.; Alexandra W. Schultheis, Univ. of North Carolina, Greensboro

2. “Remembering a ‘Page’ from History: Recent Reconfigurations of Asian Prostitution and Sexuality in T-Visa Applications,” Stewart L. Chang, Univ. of California, Los Angeles

3. “Global Sex Tourism and Abject Masculinity in William T. Vollmann and Michel Houellebecq,” Daniel Lukes, New York Univ.

For abstracts, write to lcasba@gmail.com after 15 Dec.

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