PCA/ACA

Schedule for Friday, April 17

8:00am to 9:30am

XV. Representations of Various Female Archetypes in Horror

Horror (Text, Media, Culture)
Colleen Karn
PresentersPresentation type
At the Intersection of  Infanticide and Matricide: Becoming the Lack in Robert Eggers’ The Witch
Charles E. Hicks
Paper
Sharp Women: The Psychological Horror of Violent Women in Sharp Objects
Lauren Nicole Kennedy
Paper
Reclaiming the W-Word: Witch as Champion of Feminism in American Horror Story & The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina
Colleen Karn
Paper

Objects, Sounds and Trajectories in Visual Culture

Visual Culture
PresentersPresentation type
A Face Made For Money: Visual Representation, Ideological Inscription, and Monetary Design
Daniel Gilmore
Paper
The Vernacular as Object: Pearl Jam’s “No Code” 
Michael Sell
Paper
Recovery: The Photography of the Opioid Epidemic, Part II
Kelly Elizabeth Klingensmith
Paper

Who Are We? Contested Religious Identities

Religion and Culture
Amanda Bourne
PresentersPresentation type
“The Christian Rockumentary: Navigating Crossover Success and the Secular-Sacred Divide”
Zachary Ingle
Paper
LGBTQ+ Allies: Struggles from within the United Methodist Church with Speaking Out and Silence
Kathy Brady
Paper
Homiletic fiction and the aesthetics of mediocrity in evangelical culture
Kenneth Paradis
Paper

Fanon and Paratexts

Fan Culture & Theory
PresentersPresentation type
From Barchester Towers to Pomfret Towers: The Trollopian Fanfiction of Angela Thirkell
Lorena O'English
Paper
You know nothing, Dan & Dave: Producer commentary and ontological insecurity in Game of Thrones
Nicole Isabel Chavannes
Paper

Film VIII–Ari Aster’s Hereditary & Midsommar

Film
PresentersPresentation type
The Dark and the Light: Explorations of Grief and Community in Ari Aster’s Hereditary and Midsommar
Rebecca L Willoughby
Paper
Happy Midsommar: Imagined Spaces and Heterotopias of Ritual in Ari Aster’s Midsommar
Emily Diana Reese
Paper

COMEDIC VAMPIRES

Vampire Studies
Cecilia Abate
PresentersPresentation type
What is a Vampire?: Making Dracula Funny in Pop Culture
Lauren Barbour
Paper
The Relationship Between Vampire Self-Consciousness and Social Strata in Being Human (UK) & What We Do In The Shadows
Cecilia Abate
Paper

Dime Novel and Series Book Authors

Children/Young Adult Series Books and Dime Novels
Marlena E Bremseth
PresentersPresentation type
Potboilers:  The Love Stories of Edward Stratemeyer
James D. Keeline
Paper
Sensational Serials, Sunday School Stories, and Series Fiction: The Life and Career of Margaret Kerr Hosmer
Deidre Johnson
Paper
Joseph B. Ames: Author of stories of the American West, the Boy Scouts and more
William Gowen
Paper
Not Necessarily Lost but Certainly Found: Philip S. Warne’s A Goddess in Exile; or, the Spanish Plotters
Marlena E Bremseth
Paper

Music 8: Politics

Music
Garth Alper
PresentersPresentation type
The Hutchinson Family’s Temperance Songs: Popular Music with a Purpose
Christina L. Reitz
Paper
Music and Emotion in the Cold War East and West
Raymond Andrew Patton
Paper
“I Want to Break Free”: Queen in South Africa
Lacy Noel Molina
Paper
From Social Protest to Pop Confection: The Remarkable Range of Stevie Wonder’s Voice, Lyrics, and Music
Garth Alper
Paper

Gender and Media Studies XII: Rape Narratives in Popular Culture 

Gender & Media Studies
Renee A. V. Dupree
PresentersPresentation type
#MeToo is for The Boys: Feminizing the raped geek male
Marissa Salas
Paper
From Perpetrator to Victim: A Shift In Rape Narratives In Popular Television
Emma Lynn
Paper
Campus Rape Seen: Law & Order SVU and Anti-Rape Performance
Elaine Michelle Cannell
Paper
Does Rape Culture Really Exist?
Renee A. V. Dupree
Paper

Creative Fiction IV

Creative Fiction Writing
Lisa Muir
PresentersPresentation type
Iphigenia Murphy
Sara Hosey
Creative work
Climate Change: A Response in Fiction
Chris M Moylan
Paper
Hard to Finds
Lindsay A Chudzik
Creative work
Banana Republic (excerpt)
Eric Sean Rawson
Creative work

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