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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Friday, April 20, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Intercultural Studies

Cinematic and Literary Representations of Identity
Bingham Davis House, First Floor Conference Room
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Organized by: Renata A. Seredynska-Abou Eid, University of Nottingham
Chaired by: Himanshi Pandey, Indian Institute of Kharagpur

Second Language Acquisition

Learner Variables
Commonwealth House, Room 201
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Organized by: Brenna Reinhart Byrd, University of Kentucky
Chaired by: Christie Pavey, University of Kentucky

Spanish American Studies

Gay/Queer Sexuality in Twentieth-Century Argentine Literature
Patterson Hall, PH 219
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Organized by: Herbert J. Brant, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
Chaired by: Herbert J. Brant, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
10:30
Coffee Break
11:00
Néstor Perlongher and the Poetics of Transvestism
Diego E Fernandez, University of California, Irvine
11:30
Piglia's Plata quemada: The Queer Pietà
Herbert J. Brant, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
Sigma Delta Pi's Graduate Research Symposium
Patterson Hall, PH 206
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Organized by: Mark P. Del Mastro, College of Charleston
Chaired by: Mark P. Del Mastro, College of Charleston

10:00 AM Variación en las variantes palatal-alveolares en hablantes Uruguayos
Lucía Planchón, North Carolina State University

10:30 AM Coffee Break

11:00 AM The 2008 Financial Collapse and Contemporary Spanish Cultural Production
Joanne Britland, University of Virginia

11:30 AM One Semester Research Abroad: Discovering Nineteenth-Century Fashion in Madrid
Inés Corujo Martín, Georgetown University

10:00
Sigma Delta Pi's Graduate Research Symposium
Mark P. Del Mastro, College of Charleston
10:30
Coffee Break
Humor, Taboos and Social Commentary in Mexico
Patterson Office Tower, 18th Floor, Room A
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Chaired by: Georgie Medina, University of Kentucky
10:00
10:30
Coffee Break
11:00
11:30
Fervor and Failure in Mexican Revolutionary Poetry
Dorotea Ivanova Lechkova, Washington University in St. Louis
Nuns, Hagiography and the Religiosity of Poetry in Latin America
Patterson Hall, PH 129
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Chaired by: Juan Fernandez Cantero, University of Kentucky
10:00
Gongorismo as a “Dangerous Sect” in the Poetry of Luis Soler y las Balsas
Rachel E. Spaulding, Emporia State University; Sarah Spoon
10:30
Coffee Break
11:00
11:30

Spanish Peninsular Studies

Resistiendo la mirada patriarcal: género y representación
Patterson Hall, PH 106
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Organized by: Ana Rueda, University of Kentucky
Chaired by: Susana P. Liso, Missouri Southern State University
10:00
10:30
Coffee Break
11:00
El Álbum de la familia y la (nueva) revolución pendiente
Susana P. Liso, Missouri Southern State University
Voice, trauma and resistance in contemporary Spanish Poetry
Patterson Hall, PH 105
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Organized by: Irene O. Chico-Wyatt, University of Kentucky
Chaired by: Justin Butler, Macalester College
10:30
Coffee Break
11:00
Undoing Utopia in the Poetry of Maria-Mercè Marçal
Melissa J. McCarron, North Central College
11:30
Afecciones de lo real-precario en la poesía de María Salgado
Alberto Lopez Martin, Valparaiso University

Friday, April 20, 2018 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm

Conference Highlights

Hispanic Studies Keynote: Dr. Jens Andermann
Classroom Building, 118
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
Organized by: Matt Losada, University of Kentucky
Chaired by: Matt Losada, University of Kentucky

Friday, April 20, 2018 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm

Arabic and Islamic Studies

Arabic Literature, Culture and Film
Patterson Hall, PH 106
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Organized by: Aiyub Palmer, University of Kentucky
Chaired by: Ghadir Khalil Zannoun, University of Kentucky
2:30
Dissidence in Contemporary Moroccan Cinema
Mohammed Hirchi, Colorado State University
3:00
Hayy Ibn Yaqzan: A Spiritual Biography
Abdul-Qader Abdullah Khattab, Mutah University
3:30
Coffee Break
4:00
Memory, Narrative, and Violence in Palestinian Resistance Literature
Manal Mahmoud Al-Natour, West Virginia University

Conference Highlights

Hispanic Studies Special Informative Session: Sigma Delta Pi, The National Collegiate Hispanic Honor Society
Patterson Hall, PH 206
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Organized by: Mark P. Del Mastro, College of Charleston
Chaired by: Mark P. Del Mastro, College of Charleston

 

Sigma Delta Pi, National Collegiate Hispanic Honor Society: General Informative Session
Time: 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Location: Patterson Hall 206
Chaired by: Mark P. Del Mastro, College of Charleston
Organized by: Mark P. Del Mastro, College of Charleston

Strategies for Academic Journal Publishing Hosted by Hispanic Studies Review
Time: 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Location: Patterson Hall 206
Organized by: Mark P. Del Mastro, College of Charleston
Panelists:
Mark P. Del Mastro, College of Charleston
Diego Pascual, Texas Tech University
Raúl Carrillo Arciniega, College of Charleston

4:00pm
Strategies for Academic Journal Publishing
Mark P. Del Mastro, College of Charleston; Diego Pascual, Texas Tech University, Managing Editor, Spanish Linguistics; Michael Gómez, College of Charleston, Advising Editor; Raúl Carrillo Arciniega, College of Charleston, Editor of Hispanic Studies Review

Hispanic Linguistics

Historical Sociolinguistics (co-sponsored by NARNiHS: North American Research Network in Historical Sociolinguistics)
Fine Arts Library, LCLI 209
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Organized by: Joel Rini, University of Virginia ; Donald Tuten, Emory University
Chaired by: Joel Rini, University of Virginia
Lingüística aplicada
Fine Arts Library, LCLI 208
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Organized by: Haralambos Symeonidis, University of Kentucky ; Alicia Juncos Zori, University of Kentucky
Chaired by: Alicia Juncos Zori, University of Kentucky
2:30
Lexical Connections Among Heritage Speakers
Kristin Gibson, Florida State University
3:00
Linguistic Attitude of Heritage Students towards Spanish
Andrea Gonzalez Castro, Universidad Antonio de Nebrija / Universidad Nacional de Colombia
3:30
Coffee Break

Second Language Acquisition

Motivation & Socio-Cultural Factors
Commonwealth House, Room 201
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Organized by: Brenna Reinhart Byrd, University of Kentucky
Chaired by: Atsushi Hasegawa, University of Kentucky
2:30
Supporting Spanish Heritage Speakers in Basic Language Programs
Jamile Forcelini, Florida State University; Raquel Prieta
3:30
Coffee Break
4:30
Factors Affecting the Acquisition of Spanish Pragmatic Routines During Study Abroad
Emilia Alonso-Marks, Institute for the Empirical Study of Language, Ohio University; E. Ariadna Sánchez-Hernández

Spanish American Studies

Nuevas perspectivas sobre la violencia en la cultura colombiana II
Patterson Office Tower, 18th Floor, Room C
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Organized by: Carlos Gardeazabal Bravo, University of Connecticut ; Juanita Bernal Benavides, University of Michigan
Chaired by: Carlos Gardeazabal Bravo, University of Connecticut

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