The Feminist Pre-Conference will be held in the Wisconsin Ballroom (Madison Concourse Hotel) on Thursday October 11, 2012.
This conference is focused on Location as a temporal and spatial category. It hopes to generate a vigorous international and interdisciplinary discussion on issues to do with he body, governance, traffics, representation. Abstracts can be found here.
8:45am Opening Remarks from Coordinators Srimati Basu and Indrani Chatterjee
9am The Body as Site, Object and Subject
Discussant & Chair: Anjali Arondekar
10am Dislocation and Violence
Discussant & Chair: Sukanya Banerjee
11:15am Gender, Time and Action
Discussant & Chair: Rina Williams
2pm Enclosures and Beyond
Discussant & Chair: Kamran Ali
3:30pm Government by Abstraction
Geeta Patel and Elida Jacobsen
Debarati Sen and Sarasij Majumdar
Discussant & Chair: Mrinalini Sinha
5-5:30pm Concluding Remarks by Srimati Basu and Indrani Chatterjee