American University of BeirutMarch 13-15, 2013
We invite submissions for 20-minute papers for a conference on Sexual Sovereignty, to be hosted by the Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Center for American Studies and Research (CASAR) and co-sponsored by the Center for Arab and Middle Eastern Studies (CAMES)
This 3-day conference will focus on the relationships between processes of state formation, territorialization, and claims to sovereignty and the politics of gender and sexuality.
Themes of the conference include:
Possible paper topics include:
We are especially interested in hearing from gender and sexuality studies scholars based in the MENA region.
Confirmed Keynote Speakers:
Please e-mail a note of interest and paper title with 250 word abstract to Jasbir Puar at email@example.com no later than January 5th. Inquiries welcome.
Dr. Jasbir K. Puar
Edward Said Chair of American Studies
American University of Beirut / CASAR
PO Box: 11-0236 Riad El Solh
Beirut 1107 2020 Lebanon
tel +961 76-537785/ ext. 4196