PCA/ACA

Schedule for Thursday, April 18

3:00pm to 4:30pm

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

Mothers, Fathers, and Parenting: The Americans, Riverdale, Game of Thrones, and Sons of Anarchy

Television
Melissa Tyndall
PresentersPresentation type
Motherless Children and Childless Mothers: Motherhood and Power on Game of Thrones
Katherine Lee
Paper
With or Without You: Parenting in The Americans
Brittney Brown
Paper
The Midnight Club: Bad Moms & Dads of Riverdale
Melissa Tyndall
Paper

Beowulf, Vikings, and Medievalism

Medieval Popular Culture
Lorraine Kochanske Stock
PresentersPresentation type
Beowulf in Film, or Why Can’t Anyone Make a Decent Beowulf Movie? 
Mary Leech
Paper
The Blood Eagle: Viking Age Brutality and Bloodshed on Screen
Larissa "Kat" Tracy
Paper
“To Us and the People Like Us”:  The Role of Peace-weaving in Maria Dahvana Headley’s The Mere Wife
Mary Davy Behrman
Paper
Singing She-Songs: Situating Recent Feminist Adaptations of Beowulf
Sadie Elisabeth Hash
Paper

Visual Culture through the Lens of Historical Context

Visual Culture
Jeffrey Schneider
PresentersPresentation type
To Please the Duke: The Ghent Altarpiece and Burgundian Politics
Meredith Shimizu
Paper
From Printing Press to Scrap Book: The Trade Card and Consumer Capitalism in the Late Nineteenth Century
Allison Robinson
Paper
The Port Said Mural as Historiographic Object
Katherine E Hammond
Paper
The Aesthetics of Everyday Life: The History of Design as a History of Popular Culture
Aaron Petten
Paper

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

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