This week’s In Media Res theme focus is Parks and Recreation (June 4-8).

Here's the line-up:

Monday, June 4, 2012 - Christine Becker (University of Notre Dame) presents: “Yes we can, even though we say Knope”

Tuesday, June 5, 2012 - Faye Woods (University of Reading) presents: Leslie Knope - My Feminist Heroine

Wednesday, June 6, 2012 - David J. Loehr (2amt and Riverrun Theatre Company) presents: Ron Swanson: Working (Or Not) From the Inside

Thursday, June 7, 2012 - Amanda Ann Klein (East Carolina University) presents: Why We Hate Jerry Gergich

Friday, June 8, 2012 - Lindsay Giggey (University of California, Los Angeles) presents: Mr. Seaborn Goes to Pawnee

Theme week organized by Alisa Perren (Georgia State University).

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