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

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

Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Spanish American Studies

Contemporary Mexico: Desert, Narcotrafico, Coming of Age, Migration
Patterson Office Tower, 18th Floor, Room F-G
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Chaired by: Brittany Frodge, University of Kentucky
3:00
Identidad y otredad en la literatura del desierto
Leonel Carrillo, Bowling Green State University
3:30
Coffee Break
4:30

Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm

Violence, Neoliberalism, Globalism and Power in Twenty-First Century Latin American Narrative
Patterson Office Tower, 18th Floor, West End
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Chaired by: Kacie Lee Gastanaga, University of Kentucky

Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Translation Studies

Translation Studies Panel 1
Patterson Hall, PH 228
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Organized by: Sadia Zoubir-Shaw, University of Kentucky
Chaired by: Lluís Baixauli Olmos, University of Louisville
3:00
Service Learning Through Translation
Brian Bates Boisvert, SUNY Fredonia
3:30
Coffee Break
4:00
The Views on Arabic Translation from a Paratextual Perspective
Abdulaziz Aldhohayan, Kent State University
4:30

Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

French and Francophone Studies

Enlightenment, Ecstasy, Excess
Commonwealth House, Room 202
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Chaired by: Leon Sachs, University of Kentucky

Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 5:15pm to 6:15pm

Conference Highlights

East Asian Studies Keynote and Reception: Dr. Noriko Horiguchi
Patterson Office Tower, 18th Floor, West End
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 5:15pm to 6:15pm
Organized by: Masamichi Inoue, University of Kentucky
Chaired by: Masamichi Inoue, University of Kentucky
5:15

Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Spanish Poetry Recital. Featuring Poetry by: Fernando Valverde, Luis Correa-Díaz and Gladys Ilarregui
Fine Arts Library, Niles Gallery
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
Organized by: Fernando Operé, University of Virginia ; Yanira B. Paz, University of Kentucky
Chaired by: Fernando Operé, University of Virginia
5:30
Spanish Poetry Recital
Fernando Operé, University of Virginia

Friday, April 20, 2018 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

East Asian Studies

We Media Vs. They Media (Part Two)
Patterson Hall, PH 119
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Organized by: Zixue Tai, University of Kentucky
Chaired by: Zixue Tai, University of Kentucky

German-Austrian-Swiss

Twentieth Century after 1945
Max Kade House, Conference Room
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Organized by: Ted Fiedler, University of Kentucky
Chaired by: Nels Jeff Rogers, University of Kentucky

Indigenous Literature, Linguistics, Identity, and Policy

Part 1: Historical and Political Re-articulations of Indigeneity and Race: Processes
Patterson Office Tower, 18th Floor, Room H
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Organized by: Jacob S. Neely, University of Kentucky
Chaired by: Jacob S. Neely, University of Kentucky

Linguistics

Linguistics Panel 1
Patterson Hall, PH 305
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Organized by: Sadia Zoubir-Shaw, University of Kentucky
Chaired by: Samuel Eli Coomer, University of Kentucky
9:30
New Perspectives on Language Politics in Contemporary Morocco
Mohammed Hirchi, Colorado State University
10:00
10:30
Coffee Break
11:00
From /n/ to [m] in Cali, Colombia
David Flórez-Murillo, University of Virginia
11:30
Le Chiac de Moncton
Brigid Enchill, University of Arizona

Spanish American Studies

Citizenship and the City: Re-Defining Belonging in Urban Latin America
Patterson Hall, PH 209
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Organized by: Catalina Esguerra, University of Michigan ; Silvina J Yi, University of Michigan
Chaired by: Ruth Brown, University of Kentucky
9:30
Reified gender and sexuality in La estrategia de chochueca
Lucía María Montas, University of Kentucky
10:00
Emblematic Memory and the Peruvian Memoryscape
Giosue Alagna, University of Wisconsin - Madison
10:30
Coffee Break
11:30

Spanish Peninsular Studies

Momentos de crisis: la razón de ser y el jansenismo en la literatura española
Patterson Hall, PH 225
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Organized by: Irene O. Chico-Wyatt, University of Kentucky
Chaired by: Brian James Cope, The College of Wooster
9:00
The Existentialist Parameters of Unamuno’s Niebla
Brian James Cope, The College of Wooster
9:30
Luis de Vargas y su viaje psicológico en Pepita Jiménez
Alexa Hansinger, University of Virginia
10:00
El diario de Hamlet García como alegoría de la crisis de razón
Nelida Isabel Devesa-Gomez, University of Maryland
10:30
Coffee Break
11:30
Rebellion and Rigor: José Jiménez Lozano, Pascalian Provincial
Denise Lorraine DuPont, Southern Methodist University
ALCESXXI Roundtable: La democratización de la producción y distribución de conocimientos (I)
Patterson Office Tower, 18th Floor, Room F-G
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Organized by: Ellen Mayock, Washington and Lee University
Chaired by: Palmar Álvarez-Blanco, Carleton College

MAPEANDO
Discusión sobre la función de docentes/investigadorxs y de la Universidad en relación al contexto y a la sociedad civil desde una lectura colectiva de textos seleccionados por ALCESXXI.

Session leaders:
Palmar Álvarez-Blanco, Carleton College
Teresa Herrera, Allegheny College
Susan Larson, Texas Tech University
Ellen Mayock, Washington & Lee University
Luis Prádanos, Miami University
Steven Torres, University of Nebraska-Omaha

9:00
Miguel de Cervantes, María de Zayas y Alonso Castillo Solórzano: del chisme a la transgresión del orden patriarcal
Patterson Hall, PH 228
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Organized by: Moisés R. Castillo, University of Kentucky ; Irene O. Chico-Wyatt, University of Kentucky
Chaired by: Valencia Tamper, Midwestern State University ; Moisés R. Castillo, University of Kentucky
9:00
Don Quijote y las "inacabables historias de sus hazañas"
Lourdes Albuixech, Southern Illinois University
9:30
10:30
Coffee Break
11:00
Zayas and the Frame Narrative Tradition
Valencia Tamper, Midwestern State University

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