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This week's In Media Res theme focus is Tyler Perry (October 22-26).

Here's the line-up:
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Monday, October 22, 2012 - Timeka N. Williams (University of Michigan) presents: The Cost of a Home Outside of Hollywood: Tyler Perry and Oscar Micheaux
Tuesday, October 23, 2012 - Evan Saathoff (www.badassdigest.com<http://www.badassdigest.com>) presents: What Would Tyler Perry Do?: Compromised Christian Messages in Madea Goes to Jail
Wednesday, October 24, 2012 - Rashida Z. Shaw (Wesleyan University) presents: Performance Politics: The Subversive Pleasure of Perry
Thursday, October 25, 2012 - Rachel Griffin (Southern Illinois University at Carbondale) presents: "Talking Back" to Tyler Perry: Problematic Representations of Domestic Violence in For Colored Girls
Friday, October 26, 2012 - Brian Jordan Bremer (moon4 Productions, People Store) presents: Meet The House of Perry

Theme week organized by Katharine Zakos (Georgia State University).

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Best,
The In Media Res Team


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