Roundtable of Latina Feminism

2013 Roundtable

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS

ROUNDTABLE on LATINA FEMINISM

April 26-27, 2013, John Carroll University, Cleveland, OH 

Abstract Deadline January 21, 2013

Invited Speaker:  Theresa Delgadillo, Ohio State University

You are invited to participate in the 2013 meeting of the Roundtable on Latina Feminism, a forum for discussion of Latina feminist theory and practice. Suggested themes include but are not limited to the following:

*Latina Identity
*Latina Embodiment
*Latina Activism
*History of Latinas in the U.S.
*Mestizaje and Mulataje
*Latina Sexualities
*Queer Latinidad
*Visual Representations of Latinas
*Latina Pedagogy
*Latina Aesthetics
*Latina Ways of Knowing
*Latina Spirituality
*Immigration
*Coalitions across difference
*Works on individual Latina or Latin American feminist writers and theorists

Guidelines for Submission:

1. Abstracts should be approximately 1500 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 mortega@jcu.edu. Please note “Roundtable Submission” in the subject line.
4. For more information on past roundtables go to http://sites.jcu.edu/lfr/ or contact Mariana Ortega at mortega@jcu.edu

Please Note:  Participants are expected to attend all sessions of the Roundtable