PCA/ACA

Schedule for Thursday, April 13

8:00am to 9:30am

Dress and Symbolism

Fashion, Style, Appearance, Consumption and Design
Janet Hethorn
PresentersPresentation type
Flamingo and Rubber duck images on Clothing
Lotte Larsen
Paper
“The Power of Makeup”: Commerce and Community in the Modern Makeup Tutorial
Clare Little
Paper
Coded codes: controlling inclusion through what can/can’t be worn
Janet Hethorn
Paper

Academics and Collegiate Culture I: Popular Culture and the Classroom

Academics and Collegiate Culture
PresentersPresentation type
Literacies and Assessment: Theories and Practice
Eva Gold
Paper
Teaching the Confidence Man: Trump in the Classroom
Tom Fick
Paper
Attitudes and Practices that Lead to Reduced Learning in Mathematics (and Other) Classrooms through a Comic Strip Viewpoint
James Ramey
Paper
Views of Hong Kong Women through a TV Serial
Arlene Caney
Paper

Rearticulating Racism, Resistance and Citizenship in the Age of Neoliberalism

African-American Culture
PresentersPresentation type
Violence, White Supremacy, and Citizenship in Claudia Rankine’s Citizen
Anne Shea
Paper
the trope of awkwardness
Tyrone Simpson
Paper
“Teaching Tarantino’s Django Unchained and Hollywood’s Slave Narratives: Problems and Possibilities”
Ramona Bell
Paper
Patriotism, Protest, and Dog Whistling the National Anthem
Christina Accomando
Paper

Gender and Media Studies I: Masculinity in the Media

Gender and Media Studies
Kate Waites
PresentersPresentation type
Isn’t It Bromantic?
Diana Direiter
Paper
THE DODGE BROTHERS : Constructing American Masculinity Since 1966
Jared Stanley
Paper
Hard Box-Office Truth: The Fragility of Traditional Masculinity and a Case for Old-Fashioned Feminism
Kate Waites
Paper

Film & History III: Behind the Films: Voices and Perspectives

Film and History
Xiaomeng Li
PresentersPresentation type
Music for the Masses: D.A. Pennebaker’s Depeche Mode 101
Greta Methot
Paper
Less Confrontational but Still Revolutionary—Proposing “Third Cinema with Chinese Characteristics”
Xiaomeng Li
Paper

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