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Participants

Feminist Media Studies Symposium

In honor of University of Oregon Professor Emerita Kathleen Rowe Karlyn, Ph.D. ’92

Speakers

aronsonMichael Aronson, Associate Professor
Department of English
Director of Cinema Studies
University of Oregon

ArnzenMichael Arnzen, Professor
English & Writing Popular Fiction
Seton Hill University
Greensburg, Pennsylvania
Symposium Talk:  “Unruly Memories, Uncanny Teaching: The Pedagogical Lessons of Kathleen Karlyn”
 

bishopLouise Bishop, Associate Dean & Associate Professor of Literature
Clark Honors College
University of Oregon

bohlsElizabeth Bohls, Professor and Associate Department Head
Department of English
University of Oregon

germenBaran Germen, Graduate
Department of Comparative Literature
University of Oregon

Symposium Talk:  “Melodramatics of Vurun Kahpeye: The Afterlife of Halide Edib’s Queer Feminism”

 

 

gopalSangita Gopal, Associate Professor
Department of English
University of Oregon

photoClaire Graman, Graduate
Department of English
University of Oregon

“The Unruly Scholar:  Theories of Gender and Laughter”

kimDong Hoon Kim, Assistant Professor of Korean Literature
Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures
University of Oregon

kazloffSarah Kozloff, Professor of Film on the William R. Kenan, Jr. Chair
Vassar College
Poughkeepsie, New York

Symposium Talk:  “Nasty Women . . .Talk”

larsonWendy Larson, Professor Emerita, Chinese Literature
Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures
University of Oregon

lesageJulia Lesage, Professor Emerita
Department of English
University of Oregon

martinezDiana Martinez, Graduate
Department of English
University of Oregon
Symposium Talk: “Melodrama, Comedy, and the Genres in Between”

 

meeufRussell Meeuf, Assistant Professor
School of Journalism and Mass Media
University of Idaho

Symposium Talk:  “Unruly Bodies and Body Image Heroines: Corpulent Femininity from Roseanne to Melissa McCarthy”

 

millerQuinn Miller, Assistant Professor
Department of English
University of Oregon

 

Symposium Talk:  “Sadie Hawkins Day Every Day: Unruly Feminism, Transgender History, and Television Archives”

miyaoDaisuke Miyao, Professor
Department of Literature
UC San Diego

MizejewskiLinda Mizejewski, Professor of Women’s Studies
The Film Studies Program
The Ohio State University

Symposium Talk:  “Hysterical! Kathleen Rowe Karlyn and Madcap Feminism”

 

mondlochKate Mondloch, Associate Professor
Department of the History of Art and Architecture
University of Oregon

ostmeierDorothee Ostmeier, Professor and Department Head
Department of German and Scandinavian
University of Oregon

ovallePriscilla Peña Ovalle, Associate Professor
Department of English
Assistant Director of Cinema Studies
University of Oregon

Anne Helen PetersonAnne Helen Petersen, Senior Culture Writer
BuzzFeed News

Symposium Talk:  “Too Fat, Too Slutty, Too Loud: The Rise and Rejection of Contemporary Celebrity Unruliness”

rigolettoSergio Rigoletto, Associate Professor of Italian and Cinema
Department of Romance Languages
Cinema Studies Program
University of Oregon

rothElaine Roth, Professor of Film Studies
Deparment of English
Indiana University South Bend

Symposium Talk:  “Women in and of Film”

karlynKathleen Rowe Karlyn, Professor Emerita
Department of English
Founding Director of the Cinema Studies Program
University of Oregon

 

 

waskoJanet Wasko, Professor, Interim Associate Dean Graduate Affairs
School of Journalism and Communication
University of Oregon

photoRachael Weir, Undergraduate
Majors:  History and Cinema Studies
University of Oregon

Symposium Talk:  “Manic Pixie Dream Girl: Challenging a Myth”

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Kevin Yatsu, Undergraduate
Major:  Cinema Studies
University of Oregon

Symposium Talk: “Attraction, Animality, and the Unruly in Athina Rachel Tsangari’s Attenberg

Symposium Chairs

alilunasPeter Alilunas, Assistant Professor
School of Journalism and Communication
University of Oregon

MartinezGabriela Martinez, Associate Professor
School of Journalism and Communication
University of Oregon

siroisAndré Sirois, Instructor
Cinema Studies Program
University of Oregon