PCA/ACA

Schedule for Friday, April 19

9:45am to 11:15am

Film XIII–Cinematic Christianity: The Conversation, Silence, and Noah

Film
Slade Lane
PresentersPresentation type
The Confessional: Epistemology and Spiritual Doubt in Coppola’s The Conversation
Max Tohline
Paper
Agony, Power, and Innocence of a Portuguese missionary in Silence
Yasuko Akiyama
Paper
New Mythology: Aronofsky’s Noah in the New World
Slade Lane
Paper
“High Moral Tone”: The Brinton Entertaining Company and Midwest Christianity, 1894-1909
Elizabeth Ann Collins
Paper

Civil War and Reconstruction VI: Veterans after War

Civil War & Reconstruction
Michael Frawley
PresentersPresentation type
The Lost Cause and the Rhetorical Construction of Southern Identity
R. Brandon Anderson
Paper
“Both in a Business and Social Way”: Reconciliation, Patronage, Fraternalism, and the St. Louis Veterans of the Blue and Gray
Amy Laurel Fluker
Paper
A Fight Worth Having: The Public Struggle over Civil War Pensions in Postwar America
Steven Sodergren
Paper

Telling the story: constructing illness narratives in fiction, memoir, and film

Health, Humanities, and Popular Culture
PresentersPresentation type
Ruling the Text: Establishing Authority in Elissa Washuta’s My Body is a Book of Rules
Caroline Zuckerman
Paper
When “nerves” are real: talking back to patriarchal power in Miriam Toews’s novel, Women Talking.
Sabrina Reed
Paper
From Hired Help to Family Drama: How Popular Films Represent Caregiving
Brooke Dagnan
Jessica Elton
Paper

Harry Potter

Science Fiction and Fantasy
Shawn Fullmer
PresentersPresentation type
“Dispossessed Sci/Fi: Ursula K. LeGuin Schools the Wizarding World”
Shawn Fullmer
Paper
Antisocial Personality Disorder Portrayed in the Harry Potter Series
Namrata Kulkarni
Paper
“I can touch you now”: Touch, Violence, and Trauma in the Harry Potter series
Morgan Leigh Connor
Paper
Instructional Competency and Educational Theory: How the Hogwarts Professors Score
Tessa Wynn Masula
Paper

Transgressing Gendered Boundaries

Gender Studies
PresentersPresentation type
Current Perceptions of Gender Inclusivity among Female Arkansas Police Officers
Sarah West
Paper
Adultery and Angry Men: Affect and Accumulation in Mademoiselle Giraud, ma femme
Ryan Pilcher
Paper
Transgressing Gendered Boundaries: Kristin Beck’s Autobiography Warrior Princess
Mareike Spychala
Paper

V: Exploring History, Public History, and Social Studies

Education, Teaching, History & Popular Culture
Brian Sheehy
PresentersPresentation type
Becoming a Historian: A High School History Lab
Brian Sheehy
Paper
Part of Your World: Pop Culture and Culturally Relevant Pedagogy in the Social Studies Classroom
Anne Aydinian Perry
Paper
Teaching Conspiracy: Disrupting Historical Narratives in an Uncertain Age
Bethany Sharpe
Paper

Gay, Lesbian & Queer Studies VIII:  Queerness in Life & Popular Culture

Gay, Lesbian, and Queer Studies
Cole Reilly
PresentersPresentation type
Ray Johnson and Camp as Cold War Political Resistance   Ray Johnson and Camp as Cold War Political Resistance 
sarah jm kolberg
Paper
Despite Everything, It’s Still You: LGBTQ Identification in Video Games
Lucas Burke
Paper
In the Blink of a Queer Eye: Exploring Recent Shifts in LGBTQ+ Representation, Agency, and Intersectionality in Pop Culture
Cole Reilly
Paper

Beer Culture II: Craft Beer, Yoga, and Girl’s Night Out

Beer Culture
Nancy VanArsdale
PresentersPresentation type
When Yoga Culture Meets Beer Culture: Covering the Trend of Yoga at Craft Breweries in Social and Journalistic Media
Nancy VanArsdale
Paper
A New Experiment: Avant-Garde Craft Beer Labels
David Begley
Paper
Considering Production: Perceptions and Conditions of Work in Craft Brewing
Benjamin Anderson
Paper

Gender and Humor

Comedy & Humor
PresentersPresentation type
Post-Gender Comedy at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner
Outi Johanna Hakola
Paper
Gender Bending on Saturday Night Live: Breaking Binaries Instead of Breaking Character
Emily Klein
Paper
Comebacks and Coming Back: Stand-Up Comedy in the #MeToo Era
Julie O'Reilly
Paper
Revelation and Relief in Dave Chappelle’s The Bird Revelation
Olivia Grace Moorer
Paper

Intriguing Media Representations

Adolescence in Film and Television
Liz McCabe
PresentersPresentation type
Interns on Screen and Professional Adolescence 
Liz McCabe
Paper
Performing Passivity: Socializing the ‘Bad Girl’
Victoria Fleming
Paper
“I Never Wanted Any of This:” The Hunger Games and Consent
Ericka A Hoagland
Paper
“Tell that to my vagina”: Boyhood in Bob’s Burgers
Margaret France
Paper

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