Agenda (Saturday, 2/11/17)
Saturday, February 11, 2017 – 9:00 am to 4:30 pm – White Stag Building, Room 142 / 144 – Portland, Oregon
9:00 – 9:30 a.m.
9:30 – 11:15 a.m.
Panel 1 Unruly
Chair: Peter Alilunas, University of Oregon
Linda Mizejewki, Ohio State University
Hysterical! Kathleen Rowe Karlyn and Madcap Feminism
Russell Meeuf, University of Idaho
Unruly Bodies and Body-Image Heroines: Corpulent Femininity from Roseanne to Melissa McCarthy
Claire Graman, University of Oregon
The Unruly Scholar: Theories of Gender and Laughter
Rachael Weir, University of Oregon
Manic Pixie Dream Girl: Challenging a Myth
11:30 a.m. – 1:15 p.m.
Panel 2 Unruly Again
Chair: Gabriela Martinez, University of Oregon
Michael Arnzen, Seton Hill University
Unruly Memories, Uncanny Teaching: The Pedagogical Lessons of Kathleen Karlyn
Quinn Miller, University of Oregon
Sadie Hawkins Day Every Day: Unruly Feminism, Transgender History, and Television Archives
Baran Germen, University of Oregon
Melodramatics of Vurun Kahpeye: The Afterlife of Halide Edib’s Queer Feminism
Kevin Yatsu, University of Oregon
Attraction, Animality, and the Unruly in Athina Rachel Tsangari’s Attenberg
1:15 – 2:30 p.m.
2:30 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.
Panel 3 Unruly Once More
Chair: Andre Sirois, University of Oregon
Sarah Kozloff, Vassar College
Elaine Roth, Indiana University, South Bend
Women in and of Film
Diana Martinez, University of Oregon
Melodrama, Comedy, and the Genres in Between
Anne Helen Petersen, BuzzFeed News
Too Fat, Too Slutty, Too Loud: The Rise and Rejection of Contemporary Celebrity Unruliness
The complete symposium agenda is available here: Feminist Media Studies Symposium Agenda