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>UPDATED CALL FOR PAPERS - CHANGE OF LOCATION
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>MENSTRUATION: BLOOD, BODY, BRAND
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>THE INSTITUTE FOR FEMINIST THEORY AND RESEARCH
>(WWW.IFTR.ORG.UK)
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>LIVERPOOL UNIVERSITY MEDICAL INSTITUTION (WWW.LMI.ORG.UK)
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>24-26 JANUARY 2003
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>Keynote Speakers: Julie-Marie Strange, Marie Mulvey-Roberts
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>A recurrent motif in specifying the body marked female,
>menstruation has nevertheless remained on the periphery of
>the feminist second wave. This interdisciplinary conference
>will build on the success of IFTR's July 2002 Third Wave
>Feminism conference, and invites papers from anthropology,
>sociology and psychology, as well as literary and cultural
>studies.
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>PROPOSED PAPERS/PANELS
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>Visual Culture and Menstrual (in)Visibility
>Menstrual Technologies
>The 'Speaking' Body
>Revising the History of Menstrual 'Disorder'
>Taboo and Totem
>Menopause and Ageing Femininity
>Race/Blood
>Advertising Menstruality
>Maternity vs. Menstruation?
>Vampiric/Gothic Menstruation
>Menarche and the Invention of the Teenager
>Periodicity and Images of the Natural
>Feminist Waves and Menstrual Evolution
>Menstruation, Statute and Work
>The Wisdom of the Wound?
>Representations of the Bleeding Body
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>300-Word Abstract Deadline - 31st August 2002
>Andrew Shail
>School of English
>Queens Building
>University of Exeter
>Exeter, EX4 4QH, U.K.
>Tel: +44 (0)1392 264265
>E-mail: [log in to unmask]
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>Andrew Shail
>Research Student
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>School of English
>Queens Building
>The Queen's Drive
>University of Exeter
>Exeter
>EX4 4QH
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