PCA/ACA

Schedule for Friday, April 14

11:30am to 1:00pm

Game Studies 9 - Violence and Playing with Power

Game Studies
Aaron Trammell
PresentersPresentation type

Policing Responsible Citizens: The Gamification of Crime Resistance in Children’s Table-Top Games

Racquel M. Gonzales
Paper

The Evolution of Storytelling and Empathy

Katelynn N Gonzalez
Paper

Is Torture Play?

Aaron Trammell
Paper

Comics and Comic Art XII: Comics in National Contexts

Comics and Comic Art
Terrence Wandtke, Nicole Freim
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Poetic escapism: Virtual worlds of Czechoslovak (un)official comics popculture

David Havas
Paper

Symbolism of Uncle Sam in Cuban cartoons

Patrice Oppliger
Paper

Animation VI: Issues of Sex and Violence in Animation

Animation
Karma Waltonen
PresentersPresentation type

Stoners: South Park, The Lottery, and the Violence of Media

Amanda Wetrick
Paper

“We’re Gonna 9/11 This Bitch Unless Morty Gets Better Math Grades”: Cynical Science and Cognitive Dissonance in Rick and Morty

Rebecca Baker
Paper

“What we all came here to see: hard core nudity”: Sex and The Simpsons

Karma Waltonen
Paper

World Music I

Music
Eric Abbey
PresentersPresentation type

“The Street Performance Mediascape: Locating the Representation of Immigrant Street Performance in New York City”

Amelia Ingram
Paper

Defining Space: The Dancehall Yard and Cultural Relevance

Eric Abbey
Paper

The Rhetoric of Indian Imagery, Politics & Indianness

Indian Culture, Art & Media
Rekha Menon
PresentersPresentation type

Imprisoned in the Politics of Patriarchy

Rekha Menon
Paper

Gazing the gaze: Bollywood in the Post-Liberalization era

Ragini Nath
Paper

Maharajas, Elephants and snake charmers: India in the American Middlebrow imagination. An analysis of Life magazine’s coverage of India (1942-1947)

Kailash Koushik
Paper

Radio 2- Origin of Wireless Telegraphy, Radio Noir, & “Lights Out” Radio Broadcasts

Radio and Audio Media
Michael Brown
PresentersPresentation type

Professor Green, in the Study, with the Wireless: A Clue into the Origin of Wireless Telegraphy in America

Paul Gullifor
Paper

Shades of Noir: Classic Films Noir Adaptations on Anthology Radio, 1944- 1950

James Belpedio
Paper

“Trying to Sell It and Trying to Get Someone Not to Buy It”: Economic and Cultural Struggles Over “Lights Out”

Matthew Killmeier
Paper

Mythic Themes and Structures in Contemporary Culture

Mythology in Contemporary Culture
Kate Rittenhouse
PresentersPresentation type

Calliope in Challenger Deep: Do You Catch Her Drift?

maureen margaret farrell
Paper

Prison and the Underworld: The Daily Nekyia of the Correctional Psychologist

Teresa Marie Fisher
Paper

The Gnashing of Teeth: An Exploration into the Folklore and Mythology of Vagina Dentata.

Emma Woods
Paper

INSURRECTION AND RESURRECTION OF THE FIRE BIRD: THE MOCKINGJAY AND THE PHOENIX IN THE NOVELS HUNGER GAMES AND BLACK CITY

Francoise LECOCQ
Paper

Children’s Literature and Culture II: Superheroes, History, and Syncretism

Children’s and YA Literature and Culture
Amie Doughty
PresentersPresentation type

Ladylike Justice: The Controversial Representation of Superheroes in the TV show Young Justice

Aialaina Cozata Salani
Paper

“Knowledge Is Power”: Music, Animation, and American History in Schoolhouse Rock

Ryan Bunch
Paper

“Don’t ever forget the art”: Opposition, Intersectionality, and Syncretism in The Summer Prince

Amie Doughty
Paper

Gender and Mental Illness

Psychology and Popular Culture
PresentersPresentation type

Still Under the Influence: Representing, Gendering, and Commodifying Mental Illness and Cognitive Disease in Cinema

Robert Sevenich
Paper

“I Guess I Was Just Acting a Little Crazy”: Reading HBO Sports’s Fire and Ice as a Narrative of Masculinity and Mental Health

Kellie Herson
Paper

Mental Health and Black Heterosexual Masculinity in Hip Hop: a case study of Hooliganradguitar5

Boke Saisi
Paper

Protest Issues and Actions I

PresentersPresentation type

“The Role of Writers in Activism Against Fracking”

Toni Jensen
Clinton Crockett Peters
Michelle LaPena
Taylor Brorby
Paper

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