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.

To plan your schedule: 1- Log In. 2- Click the empty stars by the sessions that interest you, they will turn yellow . 3- To view your planned schedule, click on the "My Schedule" filter and select "Just My Schedule".

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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Friday, April 20, 2018 - 2:30pm to 5:00pm

Spanish Peninsular Studies

Literatura picaresca y cortesana
Patterson Hall, PH 309
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 2:30pm to 5:00pm
Organized by: Moisés R. Castillo, University of Kentucky
Chaired by: Robert Keith Fritz, Murray State University
2:30
Self-Fashioning and Narrative Critique in Lazarillo de Tormes
Benjamin D. Rodriguez, University of South Carolina
3:00
Economía y mujeres en el Lazarillo de Tormes
Jorge Hernandez-Lasa, University of Wisconsin-Madison
3:30
Coffee Break
4:00
Writing and Reading Curiosity in Guzmán de Alfarache
Robert Keith Fritz, Murray State University
4:30
Jack of all Arts or Master of One: Sprezzatura
Lori J. Chilcott, SUNY University at Buffalo
Understanding the Struggles of Gender and Sexual Identity
Patterson Hall, PH 228
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 2:30pm to 5:00pm
Organized by: Irene O. Chico-Wyatt, University of Kentucky
Chaired by: Sandra Nava Nieto, University of Kentucky

Translation Studies

Translation Studies Panel 3: Graduate Student Panel
Patterson Hall, PH 218
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 2:30pm to 5:00pm
Organized by: Sadia Zoubir-Shaw, University of Kentucky
Chaired by: Christopher Broussard, University of Kentucky

Friday, April 20, 2018 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Indigenous Literature, Linguistics, Identity, and Policy

Part 2: Historical and Political Re-articulations of Indigeneity and Race: Consequences and Reactions
Patterson Office Tower, 18th Floor, Room H
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Organized by: Jacob S. Neely, University of Kentucky
Chaired by: Jacob S. Neely, University of Kentucky
3:00
Language Loss: Is Bangladesh out of Risk?
ABDUL AWAL , IER, Dhaka University, Bangladesh ; MD PARVES SIKDER
3:30
Coffee Break

Lusophone Studies

Subverting Myths in Oppressive Contexts
Patterson Hall, PH 306
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Organized by: Kátia C. Bezerra, University of Arizona
Chaired by: Paulo Dutra, Stephen F. Austin State University

Spanish American Studies

Gender and Sexuality Inside & Across Cultural Borderlands
Patterson Hall, PH 219
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Organized by: Herbert J. Brant, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
Chaired by: Herbert J. Brant, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
Media and Transcultural/Transcontinental Activism
Patterson Hall, PH 105
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Organized by: Sharrah A. Lane, University of Kentucky
Chaired by: Sharrah A. Lane, University of Kentucky

Spanish Peninsular Studies

Literatura Peninsular Española del Siglo de Oro (I): Crítica Social y Cultural
Patterson Hall, PH 305
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Organized by: Antón García-Fernández, University of Tennessee at Martin
Chaired by: Antón García-Fernández, University of Tennessee at Martin
Ut pictura poesis: pintura, música y literatura
Patterson Hall, PH 225
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Organized by: David Delgado, University of Kentucky
Chaired by: Manuel J. Villalba, Tennessee Technological University
3:00
From Tragedy to True Crime: Calderón’s Legacy in Madrid’s Silver Age Press
Leslie Maxwell Kaiura, University of Alabama in Huntsville
3:30
Coffee Break
4:30
Cervantes y cubismo: el multiperspectivismo en Jusep Torres Campalans de Max Aub
Manuel J. Villalba, Tennessee Technological University
Técnicas escénicas en la dramaturgia española
Patterson Hall, PH 221
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Organized by: Irene O. Chico-Wyatt, University of Kentucky
Chaired by: Heather Aurora Campbell-Speltz, University of Kentucky
3:00
A Study in Gray: Buero Vallejo’s Aventura en lo gris
Alison Jane Ridley, Hollins University
3:30
Coffee Break
4:00
Escena y conciencia en la dramaturgia de Juan Mayorga
Juan Caamaño, Queens College, CUNY

Friday, April 20, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Intercultural Studies

Dissenting Traditions and Traditions of Dissent in Indian Literatures
Bingham Davis House, First Floor Conference Room
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Organized by: Renata A. Seredynska-Abou Eid, University of Nottingham
Chaired by: Renata A. Seredynska-Abou Eid, University of Nottingham
4:00
Echoes of Resistance in the Poetry of Kedarnath Singh
Himanshi Pandey, Indian Institute of Kharagpur
4:30
A Song for Every Voice: Tales of Dissent in Karthika Nair's Until the Lions
Queen Sarkar, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur

Spanish Peninsular Studies

Música y movimientos sociales: ¿existe una banda sonora que acompañe a los movimientos sociales en la España del siglo XXI?
Patterson Hall, PH 229
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Organized by: Isabel Gómez Sobrino, East Tennessee State University ; Irene O. Chico-Wyatt, University of Kentucky
Chaired by: Isabel Gómez Sobrino, East Tennessee State University

Friday, April 20, 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm

Conference Highlights

Plenary Keynote Lecture and Reception: Dr. Anthony Pym
Main Building, Lexmark Room
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Organized by: Sadia Zoubir-Shaw, University of Kentucky
Chaired by: Sadia Zoubir-Shaw, University of Kentucky
5:30
How General is Translation?
Anthony Pym, University of Melbourne

Friday, April 20, 2018 - 8:00pm

German-Austrian-Swiss

German-Austrian-Swiss Party at the home of Ted Fiedler and Sigrid Suesse
Off Campus, 217 Desha Rd., Lexington
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 8:00pm

Organized by: Ted Fiedler and Sigrid Suesse, University of Kentucky

Saturday, April 21, 2018 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

Arabic and Islamic Studies

Arabic Language Pedagogy
Patterson Hall, PH 106
Saturday, April 21, 2018 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Organized by: Aiyub Palmer, University of Kentucky
Chaired by: Aiyub Palmer, University of Kentucky

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