PCA/ACA

Schedule for Thursday, April 18

7:00am to 8:00am

Graduate Student Breakfast

Get-together

8:00am to 9:30am

Creative Fiction I

Creative Fiction Writing
Lisa Muir
PresentersPresentation type
“This Is Not Nonfiction”
Todd Dodson
Creative work
“Rotary Dial”: A Short Story of Loss and Telephone Lines
Deirdre Fagan
Creative work
Itchen Navigation
Lisa Muir
Creative work

Extraordinary Murder, Missing Persons, and Judicial Procedure: Reflections and Distortions of Law and Justice from Melville to Primetime 

Law and Popular Culture
PresentersPresentation type
Absence of the Ordinary: Murder in Primetime
Curt Sobolewski
Paper
A Process That Is Due:  Using Melville’s Billy Budd For Evaluating Law and Judicial Procedures
Danny M Adkison
Paper
Constructed Value and Importance of Missing Persons on Investigation Discovery’s Disappeared
Ericka Findley
Paper

Gender and Genre in Film, Televisions Series, and Performance

British Popular Culture
PresentersPresentation type
Revisioning Wilkie Collins’s The Woman in White 1861/1948/2018: Gender, Genre, and Point of View
John Greenfield
Paper
Gender Bending in Martha Henry’s 2018 Performance of Prospero at the Stratford Canada Production of The Tempest.
Maureen Thum
Paper
Why the Sea-Changes of Prospero into Prospera and a Mediterranean Island into Hawaian Lanai?
Judith J. Kollmann
Paper
Sleeping with the Enemy: Hulu’s Harlots and Gender Politics in 18th Century Georgian England
Anastasia Sakura Bierman
Paper

Music 6: Fandom

Music
Thomas M. Kitts
PresentersPresentation type
Lifestyles of Anti-Capitalism and Dread: How Good Charlotte Defined the Millennial Generation
Shannon Schaffer
Paper
‘…And out come the comps’: Punk-O-Rama, CD compilations, and their prolonged impact on fans
Ellen Bernhard
Paper
VIP, Cruises, & Camp Mars: Monetizing Rock Fandom–“Wanna Hang with Your Guitar Heroes IRL?”     
Amber Botts
Paper
Photo Gods and Rock ‘n’ Roll Monsters: Portraits of Phish Fans
Michael Sell
Paper

Fairy Tales V

Fairy Tales
PresentersPresentation type
(Re)Placing “The Little Mermaid”: Encountering New Bodies and Ecosystems in Film Adaptations
Kurt Edward Milberger
Paper
The Villain Within: Internalized Ethical Conflicts in Tell Me a Story
Amanda M. Caleb
Paper

Spotify v. Radio, Streaming, Social Media, and Location-Based Audio Drama

Radio and Audio Media
Will Anderson
PresentersPresentation type
Spotify vs. Radio: Race, Gender, and Genre via the Top 20
Ringo Jones
Paper
“Hear” on this spot: Location-based immersive audio drama
Will Anderson
Creative work
Local radio and websites: how radio stations in the tri-state area use their websites and social media to engage audiences.
Enakshi Roy
Elizabeth Roberts
Paper

Film VI–Representations of Women in Film: Momism, Mental Moms, and Atomic Blonde

Film
PresentersPresentation type
Vipers, Momarchies, and Midcentury American Mother-Blaming in the Movies
Keira Williams
Paper
“Interior Influence: Motherhood and Mental Illness in John Cassavetes and Woody Allen Films”
Anna Weinstein
Paper
Blonde Ultraviolence: Representations of Gender and Physicality in Atomic Blonde.
Ryan Michael Monk
Paper

Comics and Comic Art 5: Sex and Superheroes

Comics and Comic Art
PresentersPresentation type
“Sex and the New (Super)Man: Reading Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman as the Ideal 90s Romance”
Anna Peppard
Paper
A Storm of Passion: Sexual Agency & Symbolic Capital in the X-men’s Storm
J. Andrew Deman
Paper
Penetrating Heroes: The Homo-Sexual Superhero and Patrick Fillion’s Space Cadet
Lee Easton
Paper
Over the Rainbow Bridge: Female/Queer Sexuality in Marvel’s Thor Film Trilogy
Samantha Langsdale
Paper

Supernatural, the CW, and Riverdale

Television
Holly Willson Holladay
PresentersPresentation type
You Can Take Sam and Dean Out of the Show, but You Can’t Take the Show Out of Dean and Sam: Analyzing the Effect of Metafiction within Supernatural
Margaret Pena
Paper
Dare to Defy: Taste Cultures and the Legitimization of the CW
Holly Willson Holladay
Paper
Betty! Put Some Clothes On! Archie in the New Millennium
Ashley Donnelly
Paper

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