This week’s In Media Res<> theme focus is Candyland (October 27 - October 31, 2014).

Here's the line-up:

Monday, October 27, 2014 - Stephanie Vie (University of Central Florida) presents: Let’s Talk about Candy Crush: Surveillance and Social Games
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - Eric LeMay (Ohio University) presents: Our Skittles, Ourselves: Candy as Consumable Culture
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - Carlnita Greene (University of Oregon) presents: Candy Couture: A Sweet Life of Fashioning Identities
Thursday, October 30, 2014 - Natalia Andrievskikh (Binghamton University) presents: Bittersweet: 1990s Russian Commercials for Imported Chocolate
Friday, October 31, 2014 - Sammi Jane Dittloff (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee) presents: Not So Wonderfilled

Theme week organized by Nedda Ahmed<> & Adam Cottrel<> (Georgia State University).

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The In Media Res Team

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