PCA/ACA

Schedule for Thursday, April 18

3:00pm to 4:30pm

Medicine and Mental Health

Television
Jillian S Merrifield
PresentersPresentation type
Misdiagnosed: When popular culture television depicts fictionalized realities of the medical profession
Caroline D'Abate
Maeve Foley
Noa Binder Maltzman
Jennifer A Cerutti
Hadley Benneyan
Paper
Seeing right, doing wrong: Representations of morality in the television medical drama The Resident
Angelique Nairn
Paper
“Put Me in a Bottle, Slap a Label On”: Armchair Diagnosis and Medical Discourse in and around Crazy Ex-Girlfriend
Jillian S Merrifield
Paper

Political, Cultural, and Entrepreneurial Discourse in Circus and Sideshow

Circus and Sideshow Culture 
PresentersPresentation type
Political Rhetoric in the Arena: Slinging Mud on the Circus Big Top and Sideshow Banners
Stacey Mascia-Susice
Creative work
The Postmodern Sideshow, the Circus, and the Politics of Media: Talking Back
Toni-Lee Sangastiano
Paper
This Business We Call Show:  Comparing and Contrasting the Business Practices of Modern Side Show Companies With the Procedures of Similar Companies Throughout American History.
Thomas Nealeigh
Paper
Forgotten Legacies for Present Day Audiences: Circus Jews Under National Socialism (hybrid talk / creation exploration)
Stav Meishar
Paper

Characterizing Contemporary Digital Spaces

Internet Culture
Cathie LeBlanc
PresentersPresentation type
Medium.com: What Is It? Discourse Community, Blogger’s Paradise, Self Help Sales Office, or Thousands of People Howling in the Wind?
Laura L Mohsene
Paper
The cyberspace in the 21st-century-city
Pauliane Mesquita Santiago
Paper
The IndieWeb: An Alternative to Corporate Social Media Platforms
Cathie LeBlanc
Paper

Gay, Lesbian & Queer Studies V:  Queer Politics

Gay, Lesbian, and Queer Studies
Don C Govang
PresentersPresentation type
The Monastery: Using A Gay Disco/Church as a Supplement to Gay Seattle
Michael Diambri
Paper
“Visualizing Transphobia: Exposing the Absurdity of the Transgender Military Ban”
Elouise Epstein
Paper
A Queer Deconstruction of the Rhetoric and Reality of the Sexual Politics of the Trump Administration: Parking the Mayflower at the Frat House
Don C Govang
Paper

VI. From Hill House to Hell House to Rose Red: A Roundtable on Jackson, Matheson, King, and Haunted House Tales

Horror (Text, Media, Culture)
Round table
Ralph Beliveau, Carl Sederholm, Michelle Kay Hansen, Rebecca Stone Gordon, Stephanie M Flint

Women, Gender, and the Hard-Boiled PI

Mystery & Detective Fiction
PresentersPresentation type
Murder Still Lives in Los Angeles: DTLA, Art, and Gender
Susan Ingram
Paper
“Laughter in crime: The mechanics of laughter in Janet Evanovich’s Stephanie Plum series”
Solange Garnier-Fox
Paper
Subverting the Femme Fatale: Gillian Flynn and Petra Hammesfahr challenge and complicate female criminality
John Copenhaver
Paper
The Millhone Brief Cases: Sue Grafton’s Kinsey Millhone Short Stories
Phyllis Betz
Paper

Fashion & Social Media

Fashion, Style, Appearance, Consumption & Design
Maureen Brewster
PresentersPresentation type
Faceoff: Makeup and social media’s formation of beauty standards.
Ejiro Favour Uwode
Paper
Proper Mental: The History and Impact of i-D Magazine
Rachel Hart
Paper
“Insta Yeezy Season: Kanye West and the Convergence of Fashion and Hip-Hop on Instagram”
Justin Russell Greene
Paper
Sustainable Fashion on Instagram: Influencing Fashion Activism?
Maureen Brewster
Paper

WHO says the Doctor ever had a Penis? - Round table discussion on the casting of a female Doctor in Doctor Who

Science Fiction and Fantasy
Round table
Gillian Leitch, Caroline-Isabelle Caron

Teaching with Sound

Rhetoric, Composition, and Popular Culture
Scott Lunsford
PresentersPresentation type
TreadRhet: Writing Along the Roadscape
Scott Lunsford
Paper
Fostering Change Through a Podcast
Sarah O'Connor
Paper
Revisiting Accessibility through Podcasts in FYC
Susan Renee Ghiaciuc
Paper

Gender and Media Studies XII: Gender, Science Fiction, and Shakespeare in Films

Gender & Media Studies
Sara Hosey
PresentersPresentation type
The Cinderella and the Manchild: Gendered Notions about Retail Work on Film
Brittany Clark
Paper
The Dichotomy Between the Media’s Sexualization of Female Adolescents and Female Adolescents’ Body-Acceptance
Nikki Lopez
Paper
To Be or Not to Be: A Critical Analysis of the Modernization of Shakespearean Plays
Virginia Ruth Gregg
Abigail Reed
Paper
The Alien Within: The Colonization of the Body in Science Fiction Film and Television  
Sara Hosey
Paper

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