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Los Angeles Queer Studies Conference 2007

Organized by the UCLA Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Studies Program. Asia-related presentations are highlighted.

Friday, October 19, 2007
1:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Royce Hall
Los Angeles, CA 90095

This year's LA Queer Studies Conference is the successor to the QGrad conferences held annually at UCLA beginning in 1999. Although we have abandoned the conference for graduate students only, we have encouraged substantial graduate student participation, since one of the goals of the current format is to foster the exchange of ideas between graduate student and faculty scholars.

Asia-related presentations:

1:00-2:45 Panel Session I
Global Beats

Elakshi Kumar, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Singing Awry: Reading the Falguni Pathak Performance

4:00-5:30 Plenary Panel
New Directions in Queer Scholarship
Kale Fajardo, University of Minnesota
Transportation: Translating Filipino/Filipino American Tomboy Masculinities through Global Migration and Seafaring

Chandan Reddy, University of Washington
Immigration in the Time of Queer Diasporas: Notes on Our "New" Times

For the full program, please see the UCLA LGBT Studies website




Parking is available in UCLA Parking Structure Lot 4 for $8.00 per day.

Cost : Free

(310) 206-0516

Sponsor(s): , UCLA Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Studies Program

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