PCA/ACA

Schedule for Thursday, April 18

1:15pm to 2:45pm

Radio: Orson Welles, Impact on Literary Form, and Radio Drama’s Idiomatic Music 

Radio and Audio Media
Marguerite Rippy
PresentersPresentation type
An Eye for Sound: The Cinematic Radio of Orson Welles
Marguerite Rippy
Paper
All Things Reconsidered: 20 Years of Research on Public Radio
Peter P. Nieckarz, Jr.
Paper
Live from WMUC Studios: Broadcasting, Mediatization, and Memory
Leah J Bush
Paper

Dance and Dance Culture Lunch at Open City

Dance & Dance Culture
Get-together
Celeste Landeros

Queer Culture:  Drag, Camp & Death Drops

Body and Culture
PresentersPresentation type
Camp as Gaietie de Couer:  Burlesquing Gender in World Famous Bob’s “One Man Show”
Lynn Sally
Paper
Mass Marketing Drag: Notes on RuPaul’s DragCon
Carl Schottmiller
Paper
Archiving the Death Drop: An Autoethnographic Digital Queer Embodiment Performance
Zachary Taylor
Creative work

Comics and Comic Art 8: Heroes

Comics and Comic Art
PresentersPresentation type
The Hero Divergent - Binary Paths on the Quest for Self-discovery in Mage: The Hero Discovered
Wayne Wise
Paper
The Legacy of the American Frontiersman and the Domestication of the Superhero
Jonathan Hunter Walsh
Paper
Matt Murdoch’s Ill-fitting Catholic Faith in Kevin Smith’s “Guardian Devil” and Netflix’s Daredevil
DANIEL D CLARK
Paper
Dreaming Kin: Neil Gaiman, G. K. Chesterton, and Sandman
Nick Katsiadas
Paper

Fashion Potpourri

Fashion, Style, Appearance, Consumption & Design
Anne Frances Peirson-Smith
PresentersPresentation type
It’s a t-shirt. What’s the big deal? America’s Obsession with the T-Shirt  
Rudy H Lopez
Paper
Examining Cats: Cute versus Interesting
Thorsten Botz-Bornstein
Paper
Fashion Knowledge: How recombined fashion fields create a new fashion reality
Ellen Anders
Paper
Back to the Future: The critical role of fashion archives in preserving, curating and narrating fashion stories
Anne Frances Peirson-Smith
Ben Oscar Peirson-Smith
Paper

Travel & Tourism VIII

Travel and Tourism
Matthew Donahue
PresentersPresentation type
“Slouching towards Belfast to be born: apolitical street-art in Belfast”
Gavin Keulks
Paper
Heritage Tourism in Daxu Ancient Town, China
Li Yang
Paper
The Amsterdam T-Shirt Project
Matthew Donahue
Creative work

Research and Image

Libraries, Archives & Museums
PresentersPresentation type
“I Read It in the Papers”: Information-Seeking and Use in Horror Films and Television
Erin Hvizdak
Paper
Lurking Librarians: Examining the Weird Fiction of H.P. Lovecraft Through the Lens of Library Theory
Mark Alpert
Paper
Knowledge is Freedom: Libraries in Jazz History
D.J. Hoek
Paper

Medievalism and Historicity

Medieval Popular Culture
Christina Francis
PresentersPresentation type
Grasping at the Straw of History’s Thatch: F. Scott Fitzgerald’s Medievalism
Liam O. Purdon
Paper
“Once More into the Breach!” – Brexit and England Against France (Again).
John C. Ford
Paper

Land, Community, Power, and Agency

Art & Design Culture
Gina Opdycke Terry
PresentersPresentation type
Chocolate City to Chocolate Chip:  Cultural Aesthetic Shifts of African American Communities in the age of the Creative Class.
Jacqueline Carmichael ASID, CKD, NCIDQ
Paper
Posthuman Agency and the Art: The Material-Semiotic Becomings of Jim Denevan’s Land Art
Dorota Golanska
Paper
The Orangewood Experiment: Reclaiming Power through Art and Design
Gina Opdycke Terry
Paper

1:15pm to 3:45pm

PCA Awards Ceremony and Presentation of the Lynn Bartholome Eminent Scholar Award

Special event
Sue Matheson

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