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At the intersections of “Queer” and “Youth”



Tuesday, May 31, 2016 - 3:15pm to 4:45pm


Social Sciences - 209

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This roundtable features early career academics who research how queerness and youth are represented in a range of multimedia texts. Presenters will discuss: queer punk music and utopia; queer spaces in Shakespeare; fat bodies and Disney fan fiction; queer happiness and young adult memoir; horror film and queer youth subjectivity.

Presenters include:  Jordan Fischer, University of Calgary, Isabelle Groenhof, University of Calgary, Andrea Oakunsheyld, University of Calgary, Meredith Snyder, University of Alberta, Joshua Whitehead, University of Calgary

Chair: Derritt Mason, University of Calgary

Respondent: Nat Hurley, University of Alberta

In English