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720. Gendered Age and Authority in Popular Culture

Monday, 12 January, 10:15–11:30 a.m., Erie, Sheraton Chicago

A special session

Presiding: Elizabeth L. Gregory, Univ. of Houston, University Park

1. "Public Activism and Girlhood Agency: Malala Yousafzai in United States Media Coverage and Graphic Narrative," Tracy Lemaster, Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison

2. "When the Daughters of the Republic Became Terrorists: Kemalist Women in Turkish Popular Media," Rustem Ertug Altinay, New York Univ.

3. "Why Is the Future So Young? Gender and Age in Elizabeth Moon's Remnant Population," Christy Tidwell, South Dakota School of Mines and Tech.

For abstracts, write to egregory@uh.edu.


Subject:

  • General Literature – Cultural Studies, Folklore, and Popular Culture

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