Invited Speaker:María Cotera, Director, Latina/o Studies Program-- Program in American Culture & Department of Women's Studies, University of Michigan
You are invited to participate in the 2011 meeting of the Roundtable on Latina Feminism, a forum for discussion of Latina feminist theory and Latina feminism in general. Abstracts exploring all themes on Latina feminism are welcome.Suggested themes include but are not limited to the following:
*Frontiers and Borders*Latina Embodiment
*Visual Representations of Latinas*Political Activism
* Group Identity/Cultural Identity*History of Latinas in the U.S.
*Queer Latinidad*Latina Theology
*Latina Pedagogy*Latina Aesthetics
*Latina Literary Theory
*Coalitions across difference
*Works on individual Latina/Chicana feminist writers and theorists (Norma Alarcón, Gloria Anzaldúa, Ana Castillo, Marta Cotera,Aída Hurtado, María Lugones, Linda Martín-Alcoff, Cherríe Moraga, Paula Moya, Anna Nieto Gomez, Sonia Saldovar-Hull, Emma Perez, Chela Sandoval,Ofelia Schutte and others)
Guidelines for Sumission:
1.Abstracts should be approximately 900 words.
2.Abstracts should be suitable for anonymous review.In a separate document, please include your name, affiliation, contact information, brief bio, and the title of your presentation.
3.Please submit all proposals electronically to Mariana Ortega at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note “Roundtable Submission” in the subject line.