Conference on Writing Trans Genres – call for proposals now open. Y’all go check this out! 😀

Voices of Venus

Attention, trans writers, particularly Canadian trans writers, as well as gender-lit geeks of all stripes and localities:

Winnipeg will be playing host to the Writing Trans Genres conference, this May 22-24, 2014.

This sounds like it could be hella cool.

From their website:

Inspired by conferences such as Women and Words / Les femmes et les mots and anthologies like This Bridge Called My Back, this conference aims to develop critical lenses for reading trans literatures. One needn’t be an academic to do intellectual work, and writers, readers and community members can and do engage critically without being situated within the university. This call for proposals is an invitation to writers, performers, critics, scholars, activists and community members to participate in developing critical contexts for reading and interpreting an emerging body of literature by transgender, transsexual, two spirit and genderqueer writers, on two spirit, trans, and genderqueer terms.

Inspirée…

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