Program

Program - This is the most up-to-date version of the 2018 KFLC program. Cancellations will be updated as we receive them.

There is also a PDF version available for download.

Whenever a participant has neither confirmed nor denied their attendance, or is a no-show, the title of the panel is highlighted in red; however, no panel will change time slots nor space. If a presenter is a no-show, the moderator will decide how to address the vacancy.

Also, a few panels are still seeking moderators. The PDF will be updated with their info as the conference date approaches. If you are in one of those panels and would like to moderate, please express this to David Delgado at kflc@uky.edu.

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To search for your abstract: Begin typing your abstract title into the search box until it filters the panel you are presenting in.

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Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm

Lusophone Studies

Voices in Dissonance: Interrogating Myths of Citizenship and Social Justice
Fine Arts Library, Niles Gallery
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Organized by: Kátia C. Bezerra, University of Arizona
Chaired by: Ligia Bezerra, Arizona State University
2:30
A lira canta: A polifonia do voto no Brasil
Elvira Aballí Morell, Vanderbilt University
3:30
Coffee Break
4:30
100 Years After the Pandemic: What Have we Learned from the 1918 Influenza?
Randal Paul Garza, University of Tennessee at Martin

Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Spanish American Studies

Lenguaje y migraciones: desplazamientos forzados, viajes y exilios en la literatura latinoamericana en el siglo XX y XXI
Patterson Office Tower, 18th Floor, West End
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Organized by: Juan Manuel Zuluaga, University of Missouri
Chaired by: Juan Manuel Zuluaga, University of Missouri
2:30
Lenguajes del desplazamiento y del exilio, o Donde van a morir los elefantes de José Donoso
Manuel Cortés-Castañeda, Eastern Kentuccky University (EKU); Juan Manuel Zuluaga, Eduardo Espina, Diana Ramirez, Rafael Saumell

Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm

Spanish Peninsular Studies

Crime and Crisis in Contemporary Spanish Literature and Visual Culture
Patterson Hall, PH 206
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Organized by: Nick D Phillips, Grinnell College
Chaired by: Nick D Phillips, Grinnell College
2:00
¡Manos arriba!: Spanish Crime Thrillers in a Time of Crisis
Scott Boehm, Michigan State University
2:30
3:30
Coffee Break

Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm

Técnicas y recursos narrativos en la novela española
Patterson Hall, PH 218
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Organized by: Irene O. Chico-Wyatt, University of Kentucky
Chaired by: Heather Aurora Campbell-Speltz, University of Kentucky
Discurso subalterno en "prime time": del Franquismo a la Transición
Patterson Hall, PH 205
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Organized by: Irene O. Chico-Wyatt, University of Kentucky
Chaired by: Silvia Encinas, University of Kentucky
2:00
Las voces de la memoria en la televisión pública española
Zaya Rustamova, Kennesaw State University
2:30
El Caso y sus mujeres: La detective femenina durante el franquismo
Carmen T. Sotomayor, The University of North Carolina at Greensboro
3:30
Coffee Break
4:00
Transición, or Learning to Re-Remember
Andy Woodmansee, The Ohio State University

Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm

East Asian Studies

We Media Vs. They Media (Part One)
Patterson Office Tower, 18th Floor, Room C
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Organized by: Liang Luo, University of Kentucky ; Masamichi Inoue, University of Kentucky
Chaired by: Zixue Tai, University of Kentucky

Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 2:30pm to 5:00pm

French and Francophone Studies

Memory & Time
Commonwealth House, First Floor Conference Room (CW)
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 2:30pm to 5:00pm
Organized by: Leon Sachs, University of Kentucky
Chaired by: Jennifer Stafford Brown, Whitworth University
2:30
Memory and Literary Resistance in Camus's La Peste
Jennifer Stafford Brown, Whitworth University
3:30
Coffee Break
4:00
4:30
Chateaubriand et l’histoire: la prospective dans les Mémoires d’outre-tombe
Clara-Cristina Adame de Heu, University of Virginia's College at Wise
Early Modern(s) or The Long Grand Siècle
Commonwealth House, Room 201
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 2:30pm to 5:00pm
Chaired by: Jeffrey N. Peters, University of Kentucky

Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm

Dialectics of Power: Internal Conflict and Resistance to (Post)Colonial Oppression
Commonwealth House, Room 202
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Chaired by: Sudarsan Rangarajan, University of Alaska Anchorage
2:30
Langue et culture entre transgression et subversions dans le contexte postcolonial
Lamia Benjelloun, University of Ibn Zohr Agadir- Morocco
3:00
Le Rouge et le noir and Une vie de boy: Sons of abusive fathers and their Bildung
Sudarsan Rangarajan, University of Alaska Anchorage
3:30
Coffee Break

Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 2:30pm to 5:00pm

Hispanic Linguistics

Morphological and Syntactic Change
Fine Arts Library, LCLI 208
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 2:30pm to 5:00pm
Organized by: Joel Rini, University of Virginia ; Donald Tuten, Emory University
Chaired by: Joel Rini, University of Virginia

Indigenous Literature, Linguistics, Identity, and Policy

Indigenous Power and Resistance in the Neoliberal World
Patterson Office Tower, 1145
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 2:30pm to 5:00pm
Organized by: Jacob S. Neely, University of Kentucky
Chaired by: Jacob S. Neely, University of Kentucky

Intercultural Studies

Beyond Anecdote Sharing: Intercultural Competence as a Language Skill
Fine Arts Library, LCLI 209
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 2:30pm to 5:00pm
Organized by: Lujan Stasevicius, Rice University
Chaired by: Lujan Stasevicius, Rice University ; Helade Scutti Santos, Rice University

Neo-Latin Studies

Neo-Latin in the New World, a Neo-Latin Botanical Text, and An Intriguing Collection of Neo-Latin Poems
Fine Arts Library, LCLI 205
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 2:30pm to 5:00pm
Organized by: Jennifer Tunberg, University of Kentucky
Chaired by: Jennifer Tunberg, University of Kentucky
2:30
Msgr. James Andrew Corcoran and the Latin Language
Andrew Dinan, Ave Maria University
3:00
Reading the Delitiae Poetarum Germanorum at a Distance: Collecting Latin Poetry in 17th-Century Germany
William Barton, Ludwig Boltzmann Institut für Neulateinische Studien
3:30
Coffee Break
4:30
Why Latin? Why in Peru?
Angela Helmer, University of South Dakota

Spanish Peninsular Studies

Hacia un estudio de los movimientos migratorios (inter)nacionales en la novela española contemporánea
Patterson Hall, PH 229
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 2:30pm to 5:00pm
Organized by: Irene O. Chico-Wyatt, University of Kentucky
Chaired by: Agata Maria Grzelczak, University of Kentucky
Ecocritical Approaches to Benito Pérez Galdós and His Contemporaries
Patterson Hall, PH 128
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 2:30pm to 5:00pm
Organized by: Gabrielle Miller, Baylor University
Chaired by: Gabrielle Miller, Baylor University

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