2020 Program Sessions

109. The Queerness of White Trash

3:30 PM–4:45 PM Jan 9, 2020 (US - Pacific)

WSCC - 619

Session Information


1: Invisibility and Excess: Resisting the ‘The Poverty Gaze’ and the Dehumanization of the Poor through Storytelling

Kate Adler, Metropolitan C of New York

K. Allison Hammer, Vanderbilt U

2: Hicks, Homos, and Home Cooking: Queer Appalachia and Literary Transmission

Alexander Menrisky, U of Massachusetts, Dartmouth

3: ‘A Question of Class’: White Trash Locationality and Bad Sex

Joy Hayward-Jansen, U of Massachusetts, Amherst