The Convergence of Race and Gender in Modern Black Performance
This call for papers is for a panel to be held at the MSA conference in Chicago, IL, Nov. 3-6, 2005. As Houston Baker explains in Modernism and the Harlem Renaissance performance plays a major role in defining black
While Baker and others have theorized how performance impacts our understanding of black modernism, this panel will consider how the convergence of race and gender in performance expands the parameters of modern art and
Papers could explore any of the following themes:
Please submit a 250-word abstract and CV via email or word attachment by April 1, 2005 to Soyica Diggs
Literatures in English
On your abstract, please include your name, email address, office phone number, and whether you will need any AV equipment for your presentation.