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Tuesday, 30 December

768. Allegories of Sexual Identity on Screen

10:15–11:30 a.m., Franciscan A, Hilton

A special session

Presiding: Heather N. Lukes, New York Univ.

1. “Resuscitating Cinema: MTFs (Male-to-Female Characters), Allegories of Nation, and the Movie Market,” Heather N. Lukes

2. “Reviewing Sex: White Male Agency, Pedophilia, and Neoliberal Memory,” Gillian Harkins, Univ. of Washington, Seattle

3. “Redoing Identity: Virtual Lesbians, Convergence Culture, and The L Word,” Lara Torsky, Univ. of Maryland, College Park

Respondent: Kathryn Bond Stockton, Univ. of Utah

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