Session 1D

Alternative Representations and the Politics of Understanding

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM | Moderated by Crispin Thurlow
Add to my favorites Ghettotainment? Problematizing “Touristic Ways of Seeing” in the LA Gang Tours
Presenter
  • Laura Brody, Senior, Sociology, Communication
Mentor
  • Crispin Thurlow, , UW Bothell

Add to my favorites Meaning and What It Can Mean To Us
Presenter
  • Jack Hudson (Jack) Clearman, Junior, Psychology
Mentor
  • David Barash,

Add to my favorites The Ecology of Transformation in the Theater of Eugène Ionesco
Presenter
  • Claire Fox, Senior, Comparative Literature, Comparative History of Ideas Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Herbert Blau,

Add to my favorites Donald Justice and New Formalist Poetry
Presenter
  • Joseph Kenneth (Joseph) Frantz, Senior, English (Creative Writing)
Mentor
  • Brian Reed,

Add to my favorites Cosmopolitanisms and the “Transitional Territories” of Mon Oncle and Giants and Toys
Presenter
  • Mikki Kressbach, Senior, Comparative Literature (Cinema Studies)
Mentor
  • James Tweedie,

Add to my favorites Fabricating Mr. Ethnic-Authentic In Toni Cade Bambara’s “Mississippi Ham Rider”
Presenter
  • Allison Ross, Sophomore, Classics, American Ethnic Studies Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Sonnet Retman,

Add to my favorites Visual Violence: Deconstructing the Romani Myth in Three Films of Tony Gatlif
Presenter
  • Brandon Weaver, Senior, Comparative History of Ideas, English
Mentor
  • Vera Sokolova,