PCA/ACA

Schedule for Friday, April 14

8:00am to 9:30am

Game Studies 7 - Competition, Conflict, and Community

Game Studies
Rebekah Orr
PresentersPresentation type

Effects of Competitive Gaming

Shibukawa
Paper

Pokemon Go- Gotta Help Them All: A Means to Alleviate Depression and Anxiety

Joy Sterrantino
Paper

Ingress, Pokémon, and the Psychogeography of Place

Nanette Norris
Paper

Catching Community: The Social Utility Factor of Pokémon GO

Rebekah Orr
Paper

Comics and Comic Art: Area Meeting

Comics and Comic Art
Meeting
Nicole Freim, Terrence Wandtke

Pulp Studies I: Pulps and the Supernatural

Pulp Studies
PresentersPresentation type

The Thing About “The Thing on the Doorstep”

Laurel Frances Magen Jean
Paper

Atheism, the Supernatural, and Sublimity: Reading Lovecraft through Percy Bysshe Shelley

Amanda Alexander
Paper

Gothic III: Gothic Film

Gothic Literature, Film & Culture
PresentersPresentation type

Disney’s Haunted Mansion: The Black Widow Bride and the Contemporary Gothic

Carissa Baker
Paper

Gothic Borders: Body Horror and Dark Tourism in Zev Berman’s Borderland

Enrique Ajuria Ibarra
Paper

The Irredeemable Woman of the Postwar Female Gothic Film

Joshua Kierstead
Paper

Love/Villainy/Violence

Philosophy and Culture
George Dunn
PresentersPresentation type

The Hubris-Nemesis Dichotomy in David Fincher’s Se7en

Jacky Dumas
Paper

Eros, Logos, and Polemos in Liu Cixi’s Three-Body Trilogy

George Dunn
Paper

Structural Villainy: The Structural Violence of Wolfram & Hart

Rocha
Paper

Barbara Stanwyck’s Will to Power: Reading Baby Face and The Social Network as Nietzschean Parables

Varad Mehta
Paper

Música, Carnaval e Cultura

Brazilian Popular Culture
PresentersPresentation type

‘Gritar Com As Mãos’, or, Shout With the Hands: The Voice, The Body, and the Street in Brazilian Hip Hop’s Local and Global Positionings.

Dave McLaughlin
Paper

Fado in Brazil

Thomas Garcia
Paper

Carnival as a performative art and as a platform for community engagement

Armando Duarte
Loyce Arthur
Paper

The PCA Endowment and applying for grants

Professional Development
Round table
John Bratzel
John Bratzel, Michael Marsden, Patricia Cunningham, James Von Schilling, Kathryn Edney

Beer Culture III: Race & Gender in Brewing

Beer Culture
Annie Sugar
PresentersPresentation type

The Unbearable Whiteness of Brewing

Annie Sugar
Paper

“Don’t get me wrong, I love white guys with beards…”: Reconciling blackness and craft beer culture

J. Nikol Jackson-Beckham
Paper

What does a brewer look like? The impact of gathering, saving, and sharing the stories of women in brewing

Tiah Edmunson-Morton
Paper

Applying Genealogical Research Tools to Women in San Diego’s Brewing Industry

Judith A. Downie
Paper

American Indians & Public Policy

American Indian Literatures and Cultures
PresentersPresentation type

Law and Letters: Incorporating the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples into Humanities Scholarship

Keira Anderson
Paper

Rezpect Our Water (Respect Our Culture): Tribal Resistance and Protest of the Dakota Access Pipeline

Rachel Presley
Paper

IV TOLKIEN STUDIES: FAN STUDIES 1

Tolkien Studies, Fan Culture & Theory
Mikhail Skoptsov
PresentersPresentation type

Making or Creating: Fans Transforming Orcs

Robin Anne Reid
Paper

Deconstructing Durin’s Day: Science in the Service of Fan-Scholars

Kristine Larsen
Paper

Lord of the Rings and Fans panel

Maggie Parke
Paper

The Hobbit Variations: Publication, Adaptation, and Fan Revision

Mikhail Skoptsov
Paper

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