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The annual Humanities Research Institute Fall Term Symposium will take place on Monday, December 16, 2013 from 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon in the Dr. Charles A. Sankey Chamber. Official program below.
POWER, POSITION AND POLITICS
Monday, December 16, 2013 from 9:00 a.m. - 12 noon
Dr. Charles A. Sankey Chamber
Douglas Kneale, Dean, Faculty of Humanities
Session 1 - 9:00 a.m.
Chair: David Schimmelpenninck (History)
Ning Wang (History), "Zhou Yiliang: 'A Bookish Scholar' Bowing to the Communist Power."
Natalee Caple (English Language and Literature), "Cultural Production as a Critical Lens, or, Creative Assignments in the Non-Creative Writing Classroom."
Karen Fricker (Dramatic Arts), "Somewhere between Science and Legend: Cirque du Soleil and Robert Lepage's Totem."
Coffee/tea break - 10:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
Session II - 10:45 a.m.
Chair: Gyllian Raby (Dramatic Arts)
Terrance H. McDonald (PhD student, Interdisciplinary Humanities), "A Visual Interrogation of Masculine Mythologies: Barney's Cremaster Cycle and Masculinities."
Julie Morris (PhD student, Interdisciplinary Humanities), "The Steampunk Fetishization Effect: Female Gender Politics and the Sexualized Body in Steampunk Performance."
Carrie Murray (Classics), "Isolation versus Interaction: Investigating Life on the Island of Pantelleria During the Iron Age."
Upcoming funding deadlines: December 16th, 2013 by 4:00 p.m.