In Play Program

2016.03.04: In Play


9:00 amCoffee
9:15 am Patrick Jagoda, University of Chicago
"Affective Experiments: Gamification and Other Forms of Play”
Moderator: Kari Kraus, University of Maryland
10:15 amBreak
10:30 amAnastasia Salter, University of Central Florida
"Playing Social Justice Warrior: Reclaiming Games through Cultural Revolution"
Moderator: Matthew Kirschenbaum, University of Maryland
11:30 am Poster Sessions, Poster Judging, Lunch
1:00 pmJulius Fleming, Jr., University of Maryland
"Experimental Leaders: Performance, Time, and the Queer Aesthetics of Civil Rights Leadership"
Moderator: Mary Helen Washington, University of Maryland
2:00 pm Break
2:15 pm C. Riley Snorton, Cornell University
"Playing in the Shadows: On the Menace of Mimicry to Transgender History"
Moderator: La Marr Jurelle Bruce, University of Maryland
3:15 pmBreak
3:30 pmPatrick O'Shea, University of Maryland
"Remarks from the Vice President and Chief Research Officer"
Lee Konstantinou, University of Maryland
"Out of the Box: Page, Screen, and the Ontology of Comics"
Moderator: Christina Walter, University of Maryland
4:30 pmBreak
4:40 pm Roundtable: Julius Fleming, Jr; James Harding; Lee Konstantinou; Patrick Jagoda; Anastasia Salter; C. Riley Snorton; Liese Zahabi. Moderator: Hester Baer
5:30 pm Reception