PCA/ACA

Schedule for Friday, April 19

3:00pm to 4:30pm

Sports 4: The Beautiful Game: Soccer and Popular Culture

Sports
Yuya Kiuchi
PresentersPresentation type
Passing vs. Failing: Resources Geared Towards US Men’s Soccer versus US Women’s Soccer
Pryia O Lalchan
Paper
Building the Game: Reading Modern American Soccer Stadiums
Jon Bruning
Paper
Over the bar: Intersection of race, national identity and patriotism in the media coverage of 2018 FIFA World Cup Soccer Finals.
Chris Olugbenga Ayeni
Paper

Academic Perspectives on the Contemporary Cozy Mystery Genre

Mystery & Detective Fiction
Round table

VI. Memorialization and WWI

Cemeteries & Gravemarkers
PresentersPresentation type
Riverview Cemetery: Soldiers and Sailors from the American Revolution through Vietnam
Richard Sauers
Paper
Memorializing the Great War in Huntington Beach, California
Kathie A. Schey
Paper
The Eddystone Explosion Monument: A Fitting Memorial to 55 Young Women
J. Joseph Edgette
Paper

Television Masculinities #1

Men and Men’s Studies
Marissa A Caldwell
PresentersPresentation type
When A Woman Says “No” It Means “Yes”: Masculinity Through Harassment in Russian Prime-Time TV Shows.
Natalya Vodopyanova
Paper
From Hypermasculinity to Fatherhood: Klaus Mikaelson’s Transformation in The Originals
Chingjwok Dingmeijok
Paper
Arresting Toxic Masculinity in Brooklyn Nine-Nine
Jessica Mitzner
Paper
Navigating Gay Masculinity and Gender Roles in Modern Family
Marissa A Caldwell
Paper

Theater Fandom: Shakespeare and Beyond

Fan Culture & Theory
Michael Boynton
PresentersPresentation type
Toying with the Canon: Shakespeare Fan Communities and Fanwork as Playful Scholarship.
Laura Marie Ortiz Mercado
Paper
Paratexts and the Adorkable Fandom of Richard II
Louise Geddes
Valerie M Fazel
Paper
BroadwayCon: Musical Theatre Fandom and Fan Conventions (Re)considered
Michael Boynton
Paper

GAME STUDIES 16: Gender and Analog Games

Game Studies
Steven Dashiell
PresentersPresentation type
What It’s Like for a Girl: Women Designers in the Tabletop RPG Industry
Jennifer M Hartshorn
Paper
The Progress of Gender in Tabletop Roleplaying Games: An Examination of Rulebooks
Samuel Oakley
Paper
“Table Talk”:  Capital and Value in the Metadiscourse of Analog Games
Steven Dashiell
Paper

Worlds Fairs in the late 19th century

World’s Fairs and Expositions
PresentersPresentation type
“What We Should Measure”: Francis Galton at the Exhibition, London, 1885
Thomas Prasch
Paper
“A Record of Progress: Muted Boundaries, & the Celebration of Industry, Technology, and the Arts at the 1893 Columbian World’s Exposition”
Denise Pilato
Paper
“The Great American Desert is No More:”: Mapping Progress at the Trans-Mississippi and International Exposition of 1898
Sarah J Moore
Paper

Gay, Lesbian & Queer Studies XI:  Witeck-Combs & Queer Culture (featuring Wes Combs)

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer Studies
Round table
Bruce Drushel

Ideology, Sexism, and the Klan Impact Political Culture,

Politics Portrayed in Electronic Print and Media
PresentersPresentation type
Shaping the “Modern Woman” and the “Babushka:” Images of Women and Communism in the Ladies’ Home Journal
Diana Cucuz
Paper
A Carey Girl
Wendy Melillo
Paper
“The Visible Candidate of the Invisible Empire”: The Detroit Press Faces The Ku Klux Klan, 1925
Russell MacKenzie Fehr
Paper
Trump TV: The Trump Campaign’s Real News Update as Competitor to Cable News
Thomas Gallagher
Paper

Seriality, Identity and Representation

Soap Opera and Serialized Storytelling
Ahmet Atay
PresentersPresentation type
Schemers and Dreamers: Serialized Divas and Queer Femme Affect
Robert Bruno
Paper
Melodrama and Its Afterlife: From “Dallas” to “The Good Wife” and “The Fosters”
Irene Eynat-Confino
Paper
Queering Soap Opera Narratives
Ahmet Atay
Paper

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