PCA/ACA

Schedule for Saturday, April 20

8:00am to 9:30am

XX. Analyses of Get Out

Horror (Text, Media, Culture)
Cassandra S Reid
PresentersPresentation type
The Sunken Place Massacre: Abjection, Black Trauma, and The Final Boy in Get Out
Mikal Gaines
Paper
Psychological Horror and the Consequences of Fulfilled Violence
Marissa A Maldonado
Paper
“I want those things you see through:” Voyeurism as Prejudice and Oppression in Jordan Peele’s Get Out
Cassandra S Reid
Paper

Cozy Mysteries: Community and Catharsis

Mystery & Detective Fiction
PresentersPresentation type
Complicating Ideas of Community in Today’s Cozies
Marilyn Rye
Paper
Arts-Based Research and Mysteries: querying trauma, gender and genre  
Susan Rowland
Paper
Cozy-Noir and Trauma in Riverdale Season 2
Deborah Leiter
Paper
Gender and Nostalgia in Agatha Christie’s Representation of War
Monica Lott
Paper

Collage, Influence, Graphics, and Irony

Art & Design Culture
J Ken Stuckey
PresentersPresentation type
Where and When I Labor: The Black Worker in the Collages of Romare Bearden
J Ken Stuckey
Paper
Sideshow Acts and Queasy Invitations: Ironic Titles in the Work of Francis Picabia and Kara Walker
Hannah W. Wong
Paper
A Call to Presses: The Collective Graphics Workshop of the Creative Women’s Collective
Jennifer Noonan
Paper
Craft, Color, & Contours: The Influence of Pop in Contemporary Art
Meganne Rosen
Paper

Masculinities, Stereotypes, and Violence

Men and Men’s Studies
Merry G Perry
PresentersPresentation type
The Big Sick: The Misrepresentation of Arranged Marriages in Middle Eastern Culture
YOUSEF Alhamoudi
Paper
Phantom Pains: Metal Gear Solid V–A Model for Contemporary Masculinity
Ryan James Wasser
Paper

Science & Pop Culture VIII: Media Representations

Science & Popular Culture
PresentersPresentation type
Pseudosciencefiction: the Rise and Range of Docufiction
Jessie Casteel
Paper

GAME STUDIES 20: Constructing Community Through Play

Game Studies
Matthew Schmalzer
PresentersPresentation type
What’s the big deal about Ninja? A Starting Point for Examining Rhetorical Power on Twitch
Alexandra Salome Cata
Paper
Gamifying the Asynchronous Online Classroom: Practice, Community, and Outcome
Beth Greene
Paper
We’re All Soldiers Now (Unless We Aren’t): Discourse Formation in Competitive Overwatch Communities
Matthew Schmalzer
Paper

Artificial Intelligence and Biopolitics

Philosophy and Culture
Jason Eberl
PresentersPresentation type
THE DAWN OF MEN AND THE DIGITAL AGE: 2001: SPACE ODYSSEY REVISED
Shai Biderman
Paper
Awake (and pissed off)—On a productive tension between Westworld’s first and second seasons
Trip McCrossin
Paper
CYLONS ARE PEOPLE TOO: BATTLESTAR GALACTICA ON PERSONHOOD AND BIOPOLITICS
Jason Eberl
Paper
Replicant Birth; Moral Miscarriage
Brooke Rudow-Abouharb
Paper

History of Popular Culture Studies I

History of Popular Culture Studies
Michael Marsden
PresentersPresentation type
Culture of/for the Masses: How Copyright Registration Has Saved Popular Song and Dance at the Library of Congress
Libby Smigel
Paper
The Desires of the Pit: Kenneth Burke as Critic of Popular Culture
Karen E. Whedbee
Paper
Kent State, Campus Unrest, and the Shift in the Basic Cultural Paradigm
Michael Marsden
Paper

Film XX–Adaptation: Lassie Come Home, Lolita, and Pride and Prejudice (2005)

Film
McKenzie Caldwell
PresentersPresentation type
LassieCome Homeand its Legacy: Cognition and Ethics
Marwood Larson-Harris
Paper
False Recognition and the Erasure of Dolores Haze from Lolita
Angela Francis
Paper
The Girl on the Swing: An Analysis of Cues and Depression in Joe Wright’s Pride and Prejudice (2005)
McKenzie Caldwell
Paper

VI. Anime: Japan

Asian Popular Culture
Wendy Goldberg
PresentersPresentation type
Out of Time: An Examination of Time Travel in Stein’s Gate, The Girl Who Leapt Through Time, and Mirai of the Future
Angela M Drummond-Mathews
Paper
Anime’s Media Mix in First Gundam: Different Narratives in Television, Film, Novels, and Comics
William Ashbaugh
Paper
Pedagogy as Drama: A Burkean Reading of Anime in the Classroom
Brent Allison
Paper

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