Twelfth Annual Symposium on Gender and Sexuality Studies


March 25, 2015

On Wednesday, March 25, the Gender and Sexuality Studies Program will host its twelfth annual student research symposium, featuring moderated sessions of scholarly and creative presentations by Rhodes students. As always, this event will showcase the exciting work our undergraduates are doing on gender and sexuality-related issues across disciplines.

Friday, February 27

One-page typed abstracts should briefly describe the proposed topic and explain how it relates to the field of gender and/or sexuality studies. They should also include the student’s name, contact information, the professor for whom the work was done and a working title. Please make sure your contact information is on the proposal itself and not just your email or cover letter. Proposals for poster sessions, creative exhibits and performances are welcome and should also follow the format above. (Appendices with visual images, etc. may be submitted with the abstract.)

Presentations should last 15 minutes and should be focused on the analysis of gender and/or sexuality. Students need not be GSST minors to participate. Please submit abstracts to Prof. Leslie Petty (English,