SESSION DESCRIPTIONS

To present at the symposium, please visit the Proposal Submission area. Once accepted, proposals will appear in a table below.

Full papers can be submitted to The Humanities Collection. More information can be found on the Publish Your Paper page, and please visit this page again for updates.

 

---

Presentation Authors
Stream: Aesthetics, the Arts, Design
Kitsch as Symptom of a Crisis of Humanities Joao, Proenca
Paper Presentation Accepted
Kitsch Humanities vs. Humanities Anecdotes: On Teaching the Humanities Today Bardaouil, Sam-Jean G.
Paper Presentation Accepted
Painting into a Corner: Representation as Shelter Drasler, Greg
Paper Presentation Accepted
Advancing Technology, Exploring Mythology, Defining Structures
  1. Yessios, Ioannis C.
  2. Pantelidou, Olga
Paper Presentation Accepted
Aesthetics and Potentiality in 'Political Art': Talking to Artists in Argentina and Northern Ireland
  1. Bell, Dr Vikki
  2. DiPaolantonio, Dr Mario
Paper Presentation Accepted
Dangerous Arts, or Science? Locating a Place for the Aesthetic and Poetic in Archaeology Finn, Dr Christine
Paper Presentation Accepted
Discipline and Memorialisation: Foucault’s Power to Analyze Memory of the Landscape of Gallipoli Battles Bayık Yılmaz, Ahenk
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Stream: Ethnicity, Difference, Identity, Race, Nation
Positive Social Self: Symbolic Construction of Social Identity in Digital Storytelling Vinogradova, Polina
Paper Presentation Accepted
The Silent Revolution: The Development of Women's Football as an Indicator for Social Change in Kenya OBrien, Clare J.
Workshop Presentation Accepted
Authorizing the Humanities: An Agenda for the Technological Human Body
  1. Gil-Gomez, Dr. Ellen
  2. Rhodes, Dr. Jacqueline
Paper Presentation Accepted
Indigenous Thought and Innovative progress: Social Work in Aotearoa New Zealand Taungapeau, Adrianne Junellie Vienna
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Of Man, Woman, Ghetto and This Sad Earth Roy, Dr Nandita
Paper Presentation Accepted
Social Discourses, Vernacular Intelligentsia and Shaping of Public Sphere: Engaging with Dalit Discourse on Caste Identity Karli, Prof. Srinivasulu
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Migration Patterns and Substance Use among Young Homeless Travelers Lankenau, Dr. Stephen
Workshop Presentation Accepted
Ethiopian-Israeli Mother-Daughter Narratives Newman, Dr. Ruby K.
Paper Presentation Accepted
Stream: Globalisation, Politics, Community
The Social Construction of Free Time with the Family: The Influence of Age, Gender, and Ethnicity
  1. Tahmaseb McConatha, Dr. Jasmin
  2. DiGregorio, Nikki
  3. McConatha Rosle, Melina
Paper Presentation Accepted
Marginalization on the Home Front: The Curious Sibling Relationship of English Studies and Composition Studies Gopen, Prof. George D.
Paper Presentation Accepted
Women and Entrepreneurship
  1. Pines, Prof. Ayala M.
  2. Schwartz, Prof. Dafna
Paper Presentation Accepted
Harmonizing Islam and Democracy: Malaysia's Experience
  1. Ahmad Apandi, Laila Suriya
  2. Mohd Zain, Mohd Izani
  3. Shariffuddin, Mohd Dino Khairri
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Tender Deliverances: Women In and Beyond the Global Prison Moshenberg, Daniel
Paper Presentation Accepted
Going Public in the Humanities: Civic Engagement and Local Scholarly Practice Joseph, Philip
Paper Presentation Accepted
Relationship Between Poverty Reduction and Vocational Education and Training: Case Study from Bangladesh Rahman, Md. Zillur
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Promoting Global Justice: Understanding Our Responsibility for developing global citizens Martinez-Saenz, Miguel
Workshop Presentation Accepted
A Critique of New Labour Foreign Policy: Challenges From Below White, Dr Christopher
Paper Presentation Accepted
Contemporary Social Movements: Beyond a Sectorial and Instrumental Understanding Olcese, Cristiana
Paper Presentation Accepted
Un-Bundled Discipline: Choosing 'Violence' over 'Happiness' in the Humanities Rodrigo, Arun Nedra
Paper Presentation Accepted
The Global Museum: Venice, Bilbao, Berlin, (and soon to be built) Abu Dhabi, The Orbit of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum New York Ostling, Dr Susan
Paper Presentation Accepted
Memory, Trauma and Multitude: Reconceptualizing Study of Memory and Memoir under the Light of Hardt and Negri’s Empire and Multitude Amador, Carlos
Paper Presentation Accepted
An Interdisciplinary Inquiry into the US International Religious Freedom Act: Religion, Politics, and International Relations Cheng, Prof. Grace Ming-Hui
Paper Presentation Accepted
Humanity, Human Agency, Human Security And Global Violence Against Civilians Roberts, Dr David
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Literally Finding a Place for the Humanities: The Planning, Design, Care and Feeding of the Performing Arts Center Pender, Dr. Thomas
Paper Presentation Accepted
Stream: History, Historiography
The Diminishing Role and Influence of Foundations in Teacher Education: "The unexamined life is not worth living" Christou, Dr. Theodore Michael
Paper Presentation Accepted
Troubling the Subjects of Schooling: A Genealogy of Discourses in Teacher Education Smyth, Rosanna S.
Paper Presentation Accepted
A Look at African Contributions to the Humanities: Storytelling at its Best Washington, Dr. Von H.
Paper Presentation Accepted
What is Historical Truth? Minnerup, Günter
Paper Presentation Accepted
Posthumanism and the Infinite: An Historian Looks at the Abyss Hume, Dr. Brad
Paper Presentation Accepted
A Strong Strain of Vulgarity: Tradition and an Oregon Grassroots Gender Rebellion Mullen, Jay
Virtual Presentation Accepted
An Experiment in Collaborative Humanities: Teaching 'Global Interconnections: Imagining the World 500-1500' Heng, Dr Geraldine
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Stream: Literature, Literary Studies Language, Linguistics
Through the Eyes of a Child: Representations of Violence and Conflict in the Juvenilia of Ana María Matute Frame, Scott Macdonald
Paper Presentation Accepted
Crisis in the Humanities; Hormonal Adjustments Nixon, Prof. Lois LaCivita
Paper Presentation Accepted
The Scope of the Humanities
  1. Sawhney, Simona
  2. O'Byrne, Dr Anne
  3. Sawhney, Dr. Sabina
  4. Hausmann, Prof Vincent
Colloquium Accepted
The Liberal Arts and Social Justice: Engaging Discourse Gallant, Dr. James
Paper Presentation Accepted
"Beauty" and the Beast: Re-visioning Aesthetics in a Pluralistic Age Broek, Prof. Michael
Paper Presentation Accepted
The Keeper's Son: Summer Reading As Stimulus For Student Writing McCoy, Dr. James
Paper Presentation Accepted
The Mirror Neuron Effect: Cognitive Science and the Aesthetic Experience in Literature and the Humanities McCullough, Prof. Laura
Workshop Presentation Accepted
The Yoking of the Arts and Liberal Arts: A Radical Vision Odishoo, Prof. Sarah A.
Paper Presentation Accepted
Schemas and Themas in Life Path Maps: Toward an Archetypal Reading of Life's Ups and Downs
  1. Watts, Dr. Linda K.
  2. Breazzano, Debra Jean
Paper Presentation Accepted
Engaging Students with Visual Texts: A Semiotic and Pedagogical Challenge Callow, Jon
Paper Presentation Accepted
The Utilisation of Humanities Sources and Resources in Teaching The Practice of Medicine: Critical Thinking and Reflection in Medicine Nelson, Dr. Peter
Workshop Presentation Accepted
A Crisis of Listening: Trauma in the Humanities Classroom MacCurdy, Dr. Marian
Paper Presentation Accepted
Understanding the Experiences of Language-minority Learners in Core French Garbati, Jordana F.
Paper Presentation Accepted
Mapping Archetype Themas: The Life History of an Ensemble Cast of Mythic Characters Watts, Dr. Linda K.
Workshop Presentation Accepted
The Artes Liberales as the Foundation of the Humanities Dick, Dr. Bernard F
Paper Presentation Accepted
Teaching Tom Stoppard's Arcadia: The Carnal Embrace of Science and The Humanities
  1. Gutierrez, Phil R.
  2. Rodriguez, Jorge A.
Paper Presentation Accepted
Suggestions on the Hole in the Humanities, and How to Fill It Crowder, Dr. Richard
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Recruitment and Retention of Majors in the Humanities and Fine Arts: The Bait and Switch in "Higher" Education
  1. Irvine, Prof. Colin
  2. Cowgill, Prof. Robert
  3. Engen, Prof. Darcey
  4. Carroll, Carrie
  5. Lowe, Dr. Mary
  6. Roe, Lisa
Colloquium Accepted
Apocalypse and Apostasy: The Certainly Uncertain Future of Literary Studies Norton, Eric
Virtual Presentation Accepted
The State of Humanities in Spain González-Blanco, Elena
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Two Arcadianisms: The West and the Rest in Humanities General Education
  1. Grady, Prof. Hugh
  2. Deshpande, Prof Shekhar
Paper Presentation Accepted
Dancing Poetry, Poetic Dances: New Stylistics for the Modernity in Art Guedon, Cecile
Paper Presentation Accepted
Paradise Threatened: Crises in the Humanities Classroom Cruickshank, Dr Frances
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Teaching the Environment through the Humanities
  1. Ronsheim, Dr. Margaret
  2. Gianquitto, Dr. Tina
Workshop Presentation Accepted
Multimodal Discourse and Cognition: Reflections on Researching Texts in the Humanities Forceville, Dr Charles
Virtual Presentation Accepted
A Dance of the Forests as the Inflection of Wole Soyinka’s Socio-political Concern Ademakinwa, Dr. Adebisi
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Some Thoughts on EFL Narrative Reading from the Perspective of Reference and Representation Chang, Shuchen
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Psycholinguistic Characteristics of Autobiographical Narratives and College Adjustment McGovern, Dr. Arthur
Paper Presentation Accepted
Keeping a Place for Poetry: A Flight From Obsolescence Woodruff, Dr. Kathryn Elaine
Paper Presentation Accepted
Globalization and Participatory Action Research in the Humanities: Taking 'Linguistic Field Methods' out of the Classroom and into the Field Carleton, Dr. Troi
Paper Presentation Accepted
Can We Still Teach "Loose Baggy Monsters?": War and Peace versus Point and Click Any, Dr. Carol
Paper Presentation Accepted
Exposure After the Humanities Datema, Dr. Jessica
Paper Presentation Accepted
Changing Times/Changing Compacts Monkman, Professor Leslie
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Stream: Media, Film Studies, Theatre, Communication
Defining the Role of the Public Humanities Wales, Anne
Paper Presentation Accepted
Visual Culture and the Humanities Castaneda, Ivan
Paper Presentation Accepted
Engaging Intercultural Students in a Critical Public Sphere Reilly, Dr. Susan S.
Paper Presentation Accepted
Music as Active and Passive Recreation: Using Communication Research to Identify Possible Pathways to Improved Well-being in a sample of 50-65 year olds Hiscock, Dr. Jane Elizabeth
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Whatever Happened to Cultural Studies? A View From the UK Gough-Yates, Dr Anna
Paper Presentation Accepted
When Is a Cherry Orchard Not a Text? The Reputed Demise of Cultural Studies Buckler, Prof. Julie A.
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Taking the Humanities from the Classroom to the Community: The Benefits of Academics Participating in Community Arts Programs Brooks, Dr. Daniel J.
Paper Presentation Accepted
Pan-Asian Cinema = The Abandonment of Asian National Cinemas? Christensen, Joyleen Johanna
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Casting Žižek: Manliness as a Masquerade
  1. Milevska, Dr. Suzana
  2. Kolozova, Dr. Katerina
Workshop Presentation Accepted
Teaching Film as it Disappears Dixon, Dr. Wheeler Winston
Paper Presentation Accepted
Shakespeare Didn't Punctuate: How Punctuation Choices Effect Characterization Pender, Dr. Judith Midyett
Workshop Presentation Accepted
Making Histories out of Absences: The Case of Salonika Stein, Dr. Nancy
Paper Presentation Accepted
Studying Robots, Between Science and the Humanities Kakoudaki, Despina
Paper Presentation Accepted
Stream: Philosophy, Ethics, Consciousness, Religion, Spirituality
Ethics and a Sense of Absolute Should not be Divorced from Knowledge
  1. Cristini, Dr. Helene
  2. Lacroix, Judy
Virtual Presentation Accepted
A Call For a Sociology of the Human Spirit Toward a Sociology of the Human Spirit: Sociology and Alienation in Contemporary America Lichten, Dr. Eric
Paper Presentation Accepted
Science, Technology, and Ethics: Tensions and Intersections Mitcham, Prof. Carl
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Globalization and The Humanities Iannone, Prof. A. Pablo
Paper Presentation Accepted
Curiosity and Motivation in David Hume's Treatise of Human Nature Brand, Prof Walter
Paper Presentation Accepted
From Ethical Substance to Reflection: Hegel's Antigone Burke, Dr. Victoria I.
Paper Presentation Accepted
Philosophy for Children-- the Humanistic Point of View: Engaging children and young adults in the practice of the Humanities Turgeon, Dr. Wendy C.
Paper Presentation Accepted
Idealising Harem: In Service Of French Feminist Theory Tayyab, Dr. Basharat
Paper Presentation Accepted
Reviving the Great Conversation: Using Raffaele's "School of Athens" as a Model for Modern Higher Education Florio, Dr. Raffaele
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Cross-Cultural Instruction, Consciousness Raising, and Self-Actualization
  1. Ivers, Dr. John
  2. Ivers Jr., John
  3. Ivers, Nathaniel
Workshop Presentation Accepted
Neoconservatism, Education and the Critique of Liberalism
  1. Peters, Prof. Michael A.
  2. Besley, Prof. Tina (A.C)
Paper Presentation Accepted
The Humanities in Deconstruction Peters, Prof. Michael A.
Paper Presentation Accepted
Understanding A Twofold Crisis Baele, Stephane
Paper Presentation Accepted
Rethinking "Women and the Bible" Ferruta, Dr. Paola
Paper Presentation Accepted
A Shout In The Dark: A Call To Reanimate Metaphysical Disucssions in Grade Schools Ovenell-Carter, Brad
Paper Presentation Accepted
The Significance and Value of Popular Philosophy Westacott, Dr Emrys
Paper Presentation Accepted
The Need for the Provisional – Humanities Revisited Kressner, Dr. Ilka
Paper Presentation Accepted
A Humanities Response to Managerialism Rowe, Stephen
Paper Presentation Accepted
Can You Hear Me Now? Or, Three Philosophical Responses to “Changing Times”
  1. Aiken, Prof. Dr. David Wyatt
  2. Snider, Dr. Grant
  3. Gray, Dr. John Scott
Workshop Presentation Accepted
Mechanization and the Humanities: A Desperate Contradiction Gill, Dr Russell
Paper Presentation Accepted
Femina Sacer: On the Difficulties of Loving One’s Neighbour McInturff, Dr. Kate
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Autonomy and Anonymity: Trying to Be Human in Public Space Mattessich, Dr Stefan N.
Paper Presentation Accepted
"Whose" Proof? "Whose" Rationality? Flynn, Patrick T.
Paper Presentation Accepted
Philosophy's Relevance in Policy Studies Griffith, Prof. William B.
Paper Presentation Accepted
"A More Satisfying Exorcism" O'Brien, Dr Dan
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Kierkegaard, Metaphysics and Ethics Assiter, Prof. Alison
Paper Presentation Accepted
The Sacred Woman: Comparison of Aboriginal and Judaeo-Christiam Images of Women Harkies, Gail
Virtual Presentation Accepted
The Development of Moral Foundations and Humanity in Hume Vandenberg, Dr. Phyllis (Peggy)
Paper Presentation Accepted
S Singing of Sensuality: An Exegesis of Song of Songs 1:2-17 Lynch, Andrea
Virtual Presentation Accepted
The Interdisciplinary Scholar as Werewolf Bunch, Mary
Paper Presentation Accepted
Stream: Science, Technology, Environment and the Humanities
Archaeological Science as a Model for Reaching Outside the Humanities Van Keuren, Dr. Frances
Paper Presentation Accepted
Successfully Combining the Humanities and Natural Science: The Case of Stephen Jay Gould Prindle, Prof. David
Paper Presentation Accepted
Art Appreciation/History and Technology: Bridging the Gap Andreas, Dr. Cynthia
Workshop Presentation Accepted
Stream: Sexuality, Gender, Families
Feminist Theory and Real Women Fraiman, Susan
Paper Presentation Accepted
Woman, Manager, Mentor: The Development of Women Mentors Mysyk, Dr. Noreen F.
Paper Presentation Accepted
Stream: Teaching and Learning
Developing a Sense of Community through Second Language Acquisition McConatha, Lauren
Paper Presentation Accepted
Administration in Higher Education: Accountability, Affordability and Accessibility Ferezan, Jeffrey M.
Paper Presentation Accepted
Humane Assessment: Representing the Value of Humanities in Higher Education
  1. Krueger, Dr. Christine
  2. Keith, Dr. Bruce
Workshop Presentation Accepted
Strengthening the Teaching of Languages in Higher Education: Innovative Approaches to Collaborating in the Teaching of Foreign Languages Pauwels, Prof. Anna
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Teachers’ Value Orientations in Literature and History Secondary Classrooms
  1. Frydaki, Assoc. Prof. Evangelia
  2. Mamoura, Dr. Maria
Paper Presentation Accepted
Embedding the Humanities in a Land-Grant Institution: Engaging Faculty from Across the Campus
  1. Williams, Gary
  2. O'Rourke, Michael
  3. Henscheid, Jean
Workshop Presentation Accepted
Employability through the Humanities: The Sinister Figure in the Wings Day, Dr Helen F.
Paper Presentation Accepted
Reading the Gaps: High School-College Alignment and the Humanities Jordan Platt, Dr. Linda
Paper Presentation Accepted
The Crisis in the Humanities in the “Age of Terror” Abdelnour, Prof. George
Paper Presentation Accepted
Seeing Through Language: Pedagogy as Self and Institutional Critique Abbott, Christine
Paper Presentation Accepted
Democracy, Critical Pedagogy and Writing in the Humanities Kerr, Dr. John
Paper Presentation Accepted
Finding Hope within Humanistic Education: Addressing Global Challenges Weber, Cynthia L.
Paper Presentation Accepted
Reclaiming Rhetoric in Liberal Education for Democracy Campbell, Prof. Kermit E.
Paper Presentation Accepted
Expert Personae in the Humanities: Ideologies of Academic Performance in the Knowledge Economy Arens, Dr. Katherine
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Theorizing Places & Things: Transdisciplinary Research and Education Hejduk, Dr. Renata
Virtual Presentation Accepted
The Critical Language Awareness Perspective within the English Second Language Teacher Development Monareng, Dr. Rakwena Reginald Mpho
Paper Presentation Accepted
Balancing Opposing Paradigms Through Integration Antonyappan, Dr. Jude Mary
Paper Presentation Accepted
Research in Rural School: Power Relations and Students' Voices
  1. Shohel, Dr M. M. C.
  2. Howes, Dr Andrew J.
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Schooling the Rural Poor: Need for Perspective Shift Gandham Rufus, Dr. Jayanandam
Paper Presentation Accepted
So Your High School is Named for a Dead White German Guy? Be Proud of It! Allen III, Leonard Dockstater
Paper Presentation Accepted
Bridging the Gap Between the Humanities and the Social Sciences: A Crisis Resolved
  1. Baughn, Nancy
  2. Osborne, Dr. Randall E.
  3. Kriese, Paul
Paper Presentation Accepted
Integrating The Humanities and Sciences: The Human Journey: A Common Core
  1. Loris, Dr. Michelle
  2. Cauvin, Dr Nicole
  3. LaFontana, Dr Kathryn
  4. Jareb, Dr Mark
Workshop Presentation Accepted
Debate: Spanning the Boundaries of Learning Kimoto, Dr. Diane M.
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Stream: No Stream Selection
Language in Modern Political Theory Anastassov, Dr. Vassil
Paper Presentation Accepted
The Original Humanist: Postmodern Reflections Sassower, Prof. Raphael
Paper Presentation Accepted
The Rise of the Literary Professional: Changing the Way the Academy Thinks about Success Chu, Erica
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Religion and the Humanities in a Post-Secular Age Kaufmann, Michael W.
Paper Presentation Accepted
It's Alive! The Lifespan of an Interdisciplinary Course in the Humanities
  1. Drake, Tom
  2. O'Rourke, Michael
  3. Peterson, Ivan
Paper Presentation Accepted
Multiculturalism and Apology: Using a Psychoanalytic Lens to Examine Reparation Greenberg, Barbara
Paper Presentation Accepted
Library and Information Science Training in South Africa: Survival of the Fittest, or, Cinderella of the Professions? Witbooi, Sarah L
Virtual Presentation Accepted
How the Literary Humanities Avoided Suicide Deike-Sims, Cynthia
Paper Presentation Accepted
The Centrality of Judgement Waters, Lindsay
Plenary Presentation Accepted
How the Figure of Life Crosses the Humanities and Sciences Liu, Dr Lydia
Plenary Presentation Accepted