Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference—2000
Saturday, February 19, 2000
9:00-9:15 Opening Remarks
- Professor Lisa Cartwright, English/Visual & Cultural Studies
9:15-10:15 Panel I: "Work in Progress: Susan B. Anthony Dissertation Fellowships"
Moderator: Anne Birien, English
- Kelly Hankin, English: "Potent Shots: The Production of Lesbian Bar Space in Robert Aldrich's The Killing of Sister George (1969)"
- Lina Kawar, Nursing: "Jordanian Women's Knowledge of, Attitudes Towards, and Participation in Breast Cancer Screening Programs"
10:25-11:45 Panel II: "Public Bodies: Gender, Medical Culture, and Social Change"
Moderator: Craig Sellers, Nursing
- Lynn Wemett Nichols, Nursing: "Women and Adherence to Health Care Regimens"
- Alissa Herschbach-McElreath, English: "The Mother Architect: Victoria Woodhull and the Rhetoric of Race"
- Narin Hassan, English: "Public Anatomies: Women, Travel and Victorian Medicine"
11:55-1:15 Panel III: "Alternative Visions: Race, Gender, Utopia"
Moderator: Kelly Hankin, English
- Jennifer Klein Hudak, English: "The (Re) Production of Perfection: Technology, Gender, and Evolution in Charlotte Perkins Gilman's Herland"
- Edward Chan, English: "Accounting for the Remainder in the Imagination of a Utopian Subject"
- Alyssa J. O'Brien, English: "Gendered Agendas in Harlem's Little Magazines"
1:15-2:15 Lunch: The Meliora
2:15-3:50 Panel IV: "Rereading History/Revising Traditions: The Politics of Gender & Sexuality"
Moderator: Katherine Kyger, History
- Chris Nugent, English: "En-gendering Heresy: Knighton's Chronicle and the Sexual Politics of Lollardy"
- Mara Amster, English: "Sex on Trial: Legal and Literary Representations of Gender"
- Nathan Nobis, Philosophy: "Feminist Ethics: Problems and Prospects"
- Andrea Patterson, Philosophy: "What's Wrong with Sexual Harassment?"
4:00-5:20 Panel V: "Visualizing Sexuality, Materializing Gender"
Moderator: Lisa Soccio, Visual & Cultural Studies
- Daniel I. Humphrey, Visual & Cultural Studies: "Projection/Reflection: Cinema as a Queer Project in the Work of Ingmar Bergman"
- Margot Bouman, Visual & Cultural Studies: "Strangers and Bodies, Strangers and Space: Feminist Theory"
- Lucy Curzon, Visual & Cultural Studies: "Corporeal Geometry: The Photography of Francesca Woodman"