Name: Katharine P. Zakos
This week’s In Media Res<http://mediacommons.futureofthebook.org/imr/> theme focus is Golden Girls (June 9 - June 13, 2014).
Here's the line-up:
Monday, June 9, 2014 - Deborah A. Macey (Saint Louis University) presents: Archetypal Characters and their Narrative Function: Iron Maiden, the Consciousness Raising Character
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 - Bridget Kies (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee) presents: "Blanche, Will You Marry Me?": The Golden Girls and Marriage Equality
Wednesday, June 11, 2014 - Jessica Lee & Rosanne Carlo (University of Houston / University of Arizona) presents: “Shady Pines, Ma”: Mother-daughter role reversal in the Golden Girls
Thursday, June 12, 2014 - Thomas J. West III (Syracuse University) presents: Of Condoms and Cheesecakes: Female Discourse and Sexual Agency in "The Golden Girls"
Friday, June 13, 2014 - Emily Kofoed (Georgia State University) presents: Rose’s St. Olaf: The Midwest Exotic
Theme week organized by Emily Kofoed<http://mediacommons.futureofthebook.org/imr/users/emilysue> (Georgia State University).
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