PCA/ACA

Schedule for Friday, April 19

8:15pm to 9:45pm

Comics and Comic Art: Area Dinner

Dinner

Film XIX–Fantastic Films: I Am Legend, the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and Racialized Bodies

Film
PresentersPresentation type
““Nowhere Special”: Marvel’s Sokovia as (Neo)Liberal Empire’s Deafening Structural Silence”
Zaynab Quadri
Paper
A Community of Heroes: Individualism and Collectivism in Avengers Infinity Wars
Heather Willoughby
Paper
“The Racialized Body and the Space of Popular Fantasy:  Tarzan, Planet of the Apes, and The Black Panther
Delia Malia Konzett
Paper

Animal House, Harry Potter, Cops, and The Sixties

Undergraduate Sessions
Mark Rubinfeld, Kristjane Nordmeyer
PresentersPresentation type
Beer Pong, Frat Bros, and Toga Parties: How Animal House Defined a Generation for Generations to Come
Channing Porter
Paper
Wands, Wonders, and Wizardry: An Analysis of the Professors and Parents at Hogwarts
kira jefferson
Paper
The Good, the Bad, and the Blue: A Case Study of Salt Lake City Police
Claudie Jan
Paper
For All Those Who Weren’t There: Making Sense of the Sixties
Mark Rubinfeld
Kristjane Nordmeyer
Paper

Fat Affect

Fat Studies
Ramanpreet Annie Bahra
PresentersPresentation type
“Feel in your body”: Fat Activist Affects in Blogs  
Kaisu Hynna
Katariina Kyrola
Paper
“I’m afraid if I get fat again, you won’t think I’m beautiful.”: Gender, identity, and fatness in Netflix’s Insatiable
Lyla E Byers
Paper
Fat Affect and the “Body-without-Organs”
Ramanpreet Annie Bahra
Paper

POETRY XIII. Intersecting Arcs: Poems of People, Places, & Trauma

Poetry Studies and Creative Poetry
Katie Manning
PresentersPresentation type
Being There: Poems of Place, Imagination, and Imaginary Places
Gary Charles Wilkens
Creative work
Arc
Lisa Drnec Kerr
Creative work
Collisions: Writing Trauma at the Intersection of Faith & Science
Katie Manning
Creative work

8:15pm to 11:45pm

SFF Movie Night

Science Fiction and Fantasy
Film screening
Gillian I Leitch, Heather M. Porter, Sherry Ginn

Game Night

Get-together

Science Fiction and Fantasy Area Screening of The Hobbit

Film screening

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