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#NWSA2014 Panel Sneak Peak

Transgression, Gender Disturbance, & Feminist Sci-Fi Futures Title Slide

Here’s a hint of what’s to come for our panel tomorrow morning. For more info check out my previous NWSA post with our original proposal. For those at #NWSA2014, we’re session 478 at 9:15 at PRCC 202-C. More to come in a post-conference follow-up. Image credit: “Cyborg” by REDANTA is licensed CC BY-SA 3.0

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NWSA 2014 Proposal: Transgression, Gender Disturbance, and Feminist Sci-Fi Futures

Update, April 20, 2014: I just got the message this past weekend, and I’m super excited to announce that our panel was accepted. I’ll update this post again with program information when I learn about specifics of time/place. See you all in San Juan this winter! Here is a panel proposal I organized for the upcoming National …

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I heart #DHPoco Tumblr and #THATCamp Feminisms West

A couple of dear frolleagues, Adeline Koh and Roopika Risam, working at the intersections of digital humanities and postcolonial (poco) studies have created a new blog, dhpoco, that is really impressive in terms of bridging the social play aspects of the digital with their own historically and politically situated work in postcolonial, ethnic, and cultural studies. Their …

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New Summer Course: The Female, the Global, the Technological

Just got word yesterday, and am very excited to say that I’ll be teaching a new course this summer (session A) at UCSB. The course number is 114AA Women in Literature: The Female, the Global, the Technological. Course readings have not been finalized yet, but a course description follows. Mother | Daughter | Virgin | …

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New HASTAC Forum: Queer & Feminist Media Spaces

My dear frolleague, Amanda Phillips, current Research Associate of the Literature.Culture.Media Center at UCSB, and fellow HASTAC Scholar is currently co-hosting at forum on Queer and Feminist New Media Spaces. It just went live this morning! Please come and join in on the discussion! (Registration is required for those who are not yet HASTAC members).