Monday, October 25, 2010

Agenda for "Queering the Countryside"

Monday, Nov. 6, 2010
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Frangipani Room, IMU

Schedule of Events
8:30 – 9:00                                  Coffee and Muffins
9:00 – 9:15                                  Welcome and Opening Remarks
                                                     Mary L. Gray
9:15 – 10:45                                Session 1 - Circulations
Brian J. Gilley
Coup Counting Queens:  Native Sexual Circulation and Queer Ordered Entropy
John Howard
Digital Oral History and the Joy (and Limits) of (Urban White Male) Gay Sex
10:45 – 11:00                              Break
11:00 – 12:30                              Session 2 – Temporalities
Marlon M. Bailey
Engendering Space: Ballroom Culture and Black Queer Performance Geographies in Detroit
Mary Pat Brady
Intersectional Time
12:30 - 1:30                                 Break for Lunch
1:30 – 3:30                                  Session 3 – Formations
Scott Herring
Hixploitation, or, the Cultural Emergence of Sarah Palin
E. Patrick Johnson
The Queerness of Class: Building Community Outside the City
Mab Segrest
The Countryside Queered Us
3:30 – 3:45                                  Break
3:45 – 4:45                                  Full Group Discussion
4:45 -5:00                                    Closing Remarks
Colin R. Johnson
5:30 – 7:30                                  Reception
                                                    FARMbloomington - 108 East Kirkwood Avenue
9:00 – 10:30                               The Eggplant Faerie Players presents
Welcome to Homo Hollow: 16 Years of Queer Country Living Celebrated through Music, Satire, Juggling and Drag 
Woodburn Hall 101
Indiana University Bloomington

Students: Be part of a studio audience for "Beyond the Syllabus"

Are you an IU student?
You are invited to be a part of
a studio audience for the Big Ten Network program
DATE: Friday, November 19th, 2010
PLACE: Radio – TV Building, Room 251
Free food, T-shirt & Water Bottle for all participants
1:30 PM – Psychological and Brain Sciences Professor Olaf Sporns
Internationally renowned professor will lead an amazing journey through the human brain.
4:00 PM – Professor of Chemistry Richard DiMarchi
Celebrated IU scientist will discuss the life sciences discoveries you can expect to see in your lifetime.
Space is limited & reservations are required.
All audience members will be filmed and should expect to be on TV as part of the finished programs.*
* A signed release form is required as the program will be aired on national television.