PCA/ACA

Schedule for Thursday, April 18

3:00pm to 4:30pm

POETRY V. Questions of Genre: Prose & Found Poetry

Poetry Studies and Creative Poetry
Anne Harding Woodworth
PresentersPresentation type
The Need for Space: Open Possibilities of the Prose Poem
Julie Brooks Barbour
Creative work
Poached: Poems that Play with Digital History, Science, and Journalism
Katherine Anderson Howell
Creative work
Who Knew There’d Be Poetry in Cosmo?
Anne Harding Woodworth
Paper

Children’s and YA Literature and Culture V: Chemistry, Metaphysics, and Mental Health

Children’s and YA Literature and Culture
Jamie L McDaniel
PresentersPresentation type
The Chemistry of Konigsburg: Portrayals of Science in the Works of the Chemist-Turned-Author
Jemima Ingle
Paper
Soul-Splitting: What’s It Mean and Who’s It For?
Jasmine L Misner
Paper
The Uglies Inside: Mental Health within Scott Westerfeld’s Uglies
Cassandra Grosh
Paper
Beyond The Great Santini: Military Brats In Young Adult Fiction
Caren Jamie Town
Paper

It’s Getting Reel: Catastrophes & Apocalypses on Film

Disasters, Apocalypses, and Catastrophes
Mary McCay
PresentersPresentation type
How It Ends, Or, The Absent Intelligibility of an Ending in How It Ends
Jeremy R. Grossman
Paper
Refraction Anxiety in Alex Garland’s Annihilation
Daniel Pope
Paper
Tsunamis: Fact and Film, Catastrophes and Climate Change
Mary McCay
Paper
From Dawn to Shaun to Juan:  Mutations of the Dead
Cinzia DiGiulio
Paper

Shifting Perceptions of Empire

British Popular Culture
PresentersPresentation type
From Corrupt to Courageous: Shifting Depictions of the Nabob in Scotland, 1780-1800
Jocelyn Ruth Zimmerman
Paper

Cultural Adaptation 2: Shakespeare & Austen

PresentersPresentation type
To be Inside Hamlet: Politics and Materialisation in a Live Action Role Playing Adaptation
Sara Bjärstorp
Petra Ragnerstam (not registered)
Paper
Anime’s Idea of Theater: Romeo X Juliet
Savannah Lynn Jensen
Paper
Hamlet as Kashmir’s Tragedy
Robert Johnson
Paper
Austen – revisited
Ingrid Pfandl-Buchegger
Paper

Music 10: Calypso and Reggae

Music
Eric Abbey, Ph.D.
PresentersPresentation type
Dethroning the King’s English: The Patois Politics of West Indian Calypso
Kimo J. Reder
Paper
The Reggae Sunsplash Preservation Society: Our Work So Far
Cameron Morris Weber
Paper
   “The Reggae Sunsplash Preservation Society: Our Work So Far - Part II”
DOUGLAS OLIVER GREEN
Paper
Technological Changes of Culture: The influence of technology on Jamaican music and culture.
Eric Abbey, Ph.D.
Paper

Creative Fiction V

Creative Fiction Writing
Lisa Muir
PresentersPresentation type
Not Chicago
Stanislav Rivkin
Creative work
StarKid: Chapter One - “J&H Headquarters”
Josh Lopez
Creative work
GSP Guide to a 30th Wedding Anniversary
Thomas Allbaugh
Creative work
Two Silvers for a Song of Blood / The Curio Dealer
Jason Ray Carney
Creative work

Radio History: Library of Congress Resources, NPR Funding & Programming, and WWII Morale Dramas

Radio and Audio Media
Matthew Killmeier
PresentersPresentation type
May We Help You? Discovery and Access to the Radio and Audio Collections at the Library of Congress
Karen Fishman
Paper
COPYRIGHT DRAMA DEPOSIT COLLECTION: A VALUABLE RESOURCE FOR THE RADIO HISTORIAN
Karl Schadow
Paper
Free World Theatre: A Collaborative Wartime Morale Series
Matthew Killmeier
Paper

Eros and Pornography I

Eros, Pornography & Popular Culture
PresentersPresentation type
From Wanderlust to Steven Universe: The Imaginal Potential of Ethical Non-Monogamy in Television
Joli Hamilton
Paper
Fifty Shades and the Tampon Taboo: Menstruation and the Media Marketplace
Jessica Hautsch
Paper

Comics and Comic Art 9: Graphic Mothers

Comics and Comic Art
PresentersPresentation type
Marjane Satrapi’s Persepolis and Embroideries: A Graphic Novelization of Sexual Revolution across Three Generations of Iranian Women
Leila Sadegh Beigi
Paper
Works of Memory, Works of Mourning:  Mother-Daughter Bonds in Graphic Memoirs by Sarah Leavitt, Dana Walrath, Roz Chast and Joyce Farmer
Karen Bamford
Paper
“Maternal Tragi-Comics: Roz Chast’s Can’t We Talk About Something More Pleasant and Jules Feiffer’s Kill My Mother.”
Sheila Rabillard
Paper
This New Detergent Gets Blood Stains Out! Suburbia and Serial Homicide in Lady Killer
Jennifer Swartz-Levine
Paper

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