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2019 Symposium


Presentation Schedule: Friday, Feb. 15th.


8:15-9             Breakfast (coffee and pastries)


9-10:30           Presentations

1. Emily Starr - Rebel Workers: Informal Economies and the Negotiation of Identity through Tending Bar

2. Kelly Spivey - Girls in the Kitchen

3. Chloe Tucker - University-Community Partnerships after Disaster

4. Jarrod Wall - College in prison: a brief history with a look into cost of living, enrollment, and retention


10:30-10:45   Break


10:45-12:30   Presentations

5. Jessica L Liddell - Land Loss, Climate Change, and Environmental Justice among Native Americans in southeastern Louisiana.

6. Sean Fader - Queer Images

7. Siobhan Deering - Drag as… An Interdisciplinary Look at Drag Queens

8. Lucy Satzewich - Gay, Drunk, High, Poor: Drawing the Ecology of Queer Displacement


12:30-1:30     Lunch (Ba Chi Canteen)


1:30-2:45       Keynote: Dr. Ernesto Javier Martínez - Queer Arousals in Contexts of Racialized Harm


2:45-4            Panel discussion (Dr. Martínez, Dr. Samantha Francois, Dr. Joan Blakey, Sienna Abdulahad, and Dr. Amalia Leguizamón)