2019 Conference Program: Saturday

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7:00am-5:00pm
Badge and Program Pickup for Preregistered Attendees & Onsite Registration (Maurepas Prefunction, 3rd floor)
7:00am-8:00am
Continental Breakfast
8:00am-10:00am
Conference Panels and Streams: Session 5 (see below for room assignments)
9:00am-4:30pm
Exhibit Hall
10:00am-10:50am
AATSEEL Members' Meeting
11:00am-12:00pm
Keynote Address: "The Pleasures of Philology" by Yuri Leving
1:15pm-3:00pm
Conference Panels: Session 6
Advanced Seminar with Irina Shevelenko (University of Wisconsin-Madison),
2:30pm-3:30pm
Coffee and Snack Break in the Exhibit Hall
3:15pm-5:00pm
Conference Panels and Streams: Session 7
5:15pm-7:00pm
Conference Panels and Streams: Session 8
ACTR Membership Meeting
Pedagogy Workshop: Open Educational Practices and the Future of the Language Textbook (Christian T. Hilchey (University of Texas at Austin)
7:30pm-9:30pm
Poetry Reading

February 9, 2019, 8:00-10:00am

Session 5-1 : Stream 1B: Approaches to teaching Slavic languages: connecting forms and functions and creating meaning (I): Lexis

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Program Committee
Chair:
William J. Comer, Portland State University
GROUP PANELISTS:
Panelist:
Irina Six, University of Kansas
Title:
Hen or Egg? Vocabulary versus Syntax in Russian for the Professions.
Panelist:
Lidija Cvikic, Faculty of Teacher Education University of Zagreb and Tamara Turza-Bogdan, University of Zagreb, Faculty of Teacher Education
Title:
How can vocabulary determine grammar teaching? An example of the Croatian language
Panelist:
Maria Bondarenko, Université de Montréal
Title:
‘Semantic labels’ as alternative strategy for learning basic verbs of notion at low-proficiency levels of Russian L2 instruction.
A/V Equipment:
LCD/computer projector (computer not provided). Presenters wishing to bring their own projector should select the option for Set-up for LCD/computer projector.

Session 5-2 : Stream 2B: Mimesis in Russian Art and Aesthetic Theory (I)

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Program Committee
Chair:
Kit Pribble, University of California at Berkeley
GROUP PANELISTS:
Panelist:
Melissa Frazier, Sarah Lawrence College
Title:
Dostoevskiian Allegory and the Realist Project
Panelist:
Chloe Kitzinger, Rutgers University, New Brunswick
Title:
“V romane nado geroiia”: Realist character-systems in Dostoevsky's Zapiski iz podpol’ia
Panelist:
Lindsay Ceballos, Lafayette College
Title:
Not theatrical, not aesthetic beauty will save the world:' Realistic Symbolism and Naturalism on the Stage
Discussants:
Susan McReynolds, Northwestern University

Session 5-3 Roundtable: Stream 3B: Supporting Characters in the Soviet Cinema of 70s-80s (I)

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Marina Rojavin, Bryn Mawr College
Discussants:
Natalia Klimova, Princeton University
Tatiana MIkhailova, University of Colorado-Boulder
Tom Roberts, Smith College

Session 5-4 : Stream 4B: Inclusive Pedagogies in Slavic Languages (I): Using Technology to Include and Accommodate

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Program Committee
Chair:
Rachel Stauffer
GROUP PANELISTS:
Panelist:
Hope Wilson, The Ohio State University
Title:
Online paths to cultural and language learning
Panelist:
Irina Kogel, Mount Holyoke College
Title:
The Russian Voices Interview Project: Building Empathy and an Inclusive Classroom Through Video Interviews of Russian Speakers
Discussants:
Jill Martiniuk, University of Houston
A/V Equipment:
LCD/computer projector (computer not provided). Presenters wishing to bring their own projector should select the option for Set-up for LCD/computer projector.

Session 5-5 : Stream 5B: Red Migrations: Marxism and Mobility in the early 20th Century (I): Theories of Migration/Theory in Migration

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Program Committee
Chair:
Philip Gleissner, 400 Hagerty Hall
GROUP PANELISTS:
Panelist:
Serguei Oushakine, Princeton University
Title:
On Circles and Spheres of Soviet Cosmopolitanism
Panelist:
Irina Denischenko, Vanderbilt University
Title:
Hungarian Marxist Theorists in the USSR: Janos Macza and Gyorgy Lukács
Panelist:
Kaitlyn Tucker Sorenson, The University of Chicago
Title:
“Dionysian Socialism?”: Discursive Economies of Theory and Praxis at the Korčula Summer School
Discussants:
Katerina Clark, Yale University
A/V Equipment:
LCD/computer projector (computer not provided). Presenters wishing to bring their own projector should select the option for Set-up for LCD/computer projector.

Session 5-6 : Stream 6B: Spontaneity, Negativity, Anarchism in Russian Culture (I): Anarchism and Russian Letters

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Program Committee
Chair:
Anastasiya Osipova, New York University
GROUP PANELISTS:
Panelist:
Laurel Schmuck, University of Southern California and Thomas Watson, University of Southern California
Title:
Monetizing morality: Tolstoy's language of debt, from liberal economics to anarchy
Panelist:
Katya Jordan, Brigham Young University
Title:
LITERARY JOURNALISM IN IMPERIAL RUSSIA: OF WOMEN, BY WOMEN?
Panelist:
Anthony Topoleski, Northwestern University
Title:
History and the Poetics of Renewal in the Work of Aleksei Parshchikov
Panelist:
Artemy Magun, European University at Saint-Petersburg
Title:
Spontaneity and Negativity in the Work of Viktor Pelevin
Discussants:
Jason Cieply, Williams College

Session 5-7 : Stream 7B: The Russian Medical Humanities (I)

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Program Committee
Chair:
Melissa Miller, University of Notre Dame
GROUP PANELISTS:
Panelist:
Natalia Vygovskaia, Brown University
Title:
Becoming the Doctor: Public and Personal in Nikolai Pirogov’s ‘’Questions of Life: diary of an Old Physician’’ and Vikenty Veresaev’s “The Memoirs of a Physician”
Panelist:
Brian R. Johnson, Macalester College
Title:
Stavrogin as Syphilitic in Dostoevsky’s Demons
Panelist:
Frederick White, Utah Valley University
Title:
Pauline Tarnowsky and the Russian Influence on Cesare Lomobroso’s Criminal Woman

Session 5-8 Panel: Dialogue(s) with the Other: Russian literature of the 18th century - the first half of the 19th century in the European context

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Anastasia Tsylina, Brown University
Chair:
Miroslava Nikolova, Brown University
Panelist:
Anastasia Tsylina, Brown University
Title:
The cultural role of John Milton’s "Paradise Lost" in Russian and Czech literature at the end of the 18th century and the early part of the 19th century
Panelist:
Yuliya Volkhonovych
Title:
Pushkin’s Eugene Onegin and Russian Heroides
Discussants:
Jelena Pogosjan, University of Alberta

Session 5-9 Roundtable: An Open Discussion of Formalists in the Classroom

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Ainsley Morse, UC Riverside
Chair:
Ainsley Morse, UC Riverside
Discussants:
Edward Tyerman, University of California, Berkeley
Kevin M. F. Platt, University of Pennsylvania
Michael Wachtel, Princeton University
Polina Barskova, Hampshire College
Victoria Somoff, Dartmouth College

Session 5-10 Roundtable: Innovative Approaches to Teaching Polish Language

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Anna Szawara, University of Illinois at Chicago
Chair:
Anna Szawara, University of Illinois at Chicago
Discussants:
Agnieszka Jezyk, University of Illinois at Chicago
Anna Szawara, University of Illinois at Chicago
Ewa Pasek, University of Michigan
Izolda Wolski-Moskoff, Ohio State University
Kinga Kosmala, Northwestern University

February 9, 2019, 1:15-3:00pm

Session 6-1 : Stream 1B: Approaches to teaching Slavic languages: connecting forms and functions and creating meaning (II): Lexico-grammar

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Program Committee
Chair:
Irina Six, University of Kansas
GROUP PANELISTS:
Panelist:
Ludmila Kozhevnikova, Smolny College
Title:
Impersonal Constructions in Russian Grammar Classes
Panelist:
Natalia Nekora, Smolny College
Title:
Teaching Time Constructions in Complex Sentences at the Advanced Level
Panelist:
maria shardakova, University of Indiana-Bloomington
Title:
Using relation and lexical priming to promote L2 Russian learners’ syntactic abilities

Session 6-2 : Stream 2B: Mimesis in Russian Art and Aesthetic Theory (II)

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Program Committee
Chair:
Jennifer Flaherty, U.C. Berkeley
GROUP PANELISTS:
Panelist:
Kit Pribble, University of California at Berkeley
Title:
The Romantic Artwork as Embodiment: Word and Image in Gogol’s Arabesques
Panelist:
Robyn Jensen, Columbia University
Title:
Competing Realisms in Chekhov's Three Sisters
Panelist:
Olga Zolotareva, Princeton University
Title:
When the Image Responds: The Aura of the Photograph in Aleksandr Ivanov’s “The Stereoscope: A Twilight Story”
Panelist:
Boungsam Jeung, Stanford University
Title:
Lolita in Humbert's Camera Obscura and Lolita in Nabokov's Camera Lucida
A/V Equipment:
LCD/computer projector (computer not provided). Presenters wishing to bring their own projector should select the option for Set-up for LCD/computer projector.

Session 6-3 Roundtable: Stream 3B: Supporting Characters in the Soviet Cinema of 70s-80s (II)

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Marina Rojavin, Bryn Mawr College
Chair:
Raymond DeLuca, Harvard University
Discussants:
Alexander Prokhorov, College of William and Mary
Elena Prokhorova, College of William and Mary
Marina Rojavin, Bryn Mawr College

Session 6-4 Roundtable: Stream 4B: Inclusive Pedagogies in Slavic Languages (II): Roundtable: Supporting Teachers in Creating an Inclusive Environment in a Russian Language Classroom

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Evgeny Dengub, Smith College and UMAss Amherst
Chair:
Jason Merrill, Michigan State University
Discussants:
Evgeny Dengub, Smith College and UMAss Amherst
Irina Dubinina, Brandeis University
Jason Merrill, Michigan State University
Natalie McCauley, University of Michigan
Rachel Stauffer

Session 6-5 : Stream 5B: Red Migrations: Marxism and Mobility in the early 20th Century (II): Circulating Revolutions: Race and Socialist Migrations

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Program Committee
Chair:
Holly Myers, Columbia University
GROUP PANELISTS:
Panelist:
Katherine Reischl, Princeton University
Title:
Black, White, Red: American Civil Rights in Soviet Color
Panelist:
Bradley Gorski, Vanderbilt University
Title:
Disgust, Hygiene, and Revolution: Langston Hughes and Arthur Koestler in Soviet Central Asia
Discussants:
Philip Gleissner, 400 Hagerty Hall

Session 6-6 : Stream 6B: Spontaneity, Negativity, Anarchism in Russian Culture (II): Soviet/Post-Soviet Negativity

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Program Committee
Chair:
Ania Aizman, University of Michigan
GROUP PANELISTS:
Panelist:
Ania Aizman, University of Michigan
Title:
Between Play and Negation: Lunacharsky’s Subversion of God and Religion of Labour
Panelist:
Matthew Whitley, CUNY Graduate Center
Title:
The Prince’s Many Peoples: Kropotkin and the Ethnographic Search for an “Anarchist Modernity”
Panelist:
Anastasiya Osipova, New York University
Title:
Anarchism’s Pessimistic Hero: Aleksey Borovoy’s Tragic Sensibility
Discussants:
Jonathan Flatley, Wayne State University

Session 6-7 : Stream 7B: The Russian Medical Humanities (II)

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Program Committee
Chair:
Melissa Miller, University of Notre Dame
GROUP PANELISTS:
Panelist:
Alisa Lin, The Ohio State University
Title:
Theatrical Psychology: Vygotsky, the Stage, and a Theory of Communication
Panelist:
Angela Brintlinger, Ohio State University
Title:
“Sisters, doin’ it for themselves”: The Decentered Female Text of Yuliya Voznesenskaya
Panelist:
William S Nickell, University of Chicago
Title:
Beyond Chekhov and Bulgakov: Other Approaches to the Russian Medical Humanities

Session 6-8 : Advanced Seminar with Irina Shevelenko

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Program Committee
GROUP PANELISTS:
Panelist:
Irina Shevelenko, University of Wisconsin - Madison
Title:
Russian Modernist Studies: A Centennial Perspective
A/V Equipment:
LCD/computer projector (computer not provided). Presenters wishing to bring their own projector should select the option for Set-up for LCD/computer projector.

Session 6-9 : Teaching the Less Commonly Taught Slavic and East European Languages, Part 1

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Susan Kresin, University of California - Los Angeles
Chair:
David L. Cooper, University of Illinois
Panelist:
Anna Gąsienica Byrcyn, Saint Xavier University
Title:
Easter traditions in the Polish language class
Panelist:
Christopher Harwood, Columbia University
Title:
Teaching elementary Czech with distance learning technology
Panelist:
Christian Hilchey, University of Texas at Austin
Title:
Interactive Prague: Creating culture videos for use with Google Maps
Panelist:
Inchon Kim, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies
Title:
Using advertising slogans to teach Czech phraseology
Panelist:
Susan Kresin, University of California - Los Angeles
Title:
Old Church Slavic as a window to second Slavic language study
Panelist:
Viktorija Lejko-Lacan, University of California Los Angeles
Title:
Accommodating heritage language speakers in a foreign language class
Panelist:
Edit Nagy
Title:
Online activities and their (pedagogical) effectiveness in a hybrid classroom (Hungarian)
Panelist:
Varvara Ponomareva, Charles University, Faculty of Arts
Title:
Methods of teaching inflection in Czech
Panelist:
Marie Štěpánová, Filozofická fakulta, Univerzita Karlova/Charles University
Title:
Sociocultural competence in heritage language classes in Czech diasporas: Experience and possible methods of teaching

Session 6-10 Roundtable: Teaching late Soviet literature

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Daniel Brooks, Franklin & Marshall College
Chair:
Daniel Brooks, Franklin & Marshall College
Discussants:
Christina Schwartz, University of California, Berkeley
José Vergara, Swarthmore College
Kathleen Scollins, University of Vermont
Laura Little, Connecticut College
Naomi Caffee, Reed College
Todd P. Armstrong, Grinnell College

Session 6-11 Roundtable: Russian for Professional Purposes

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Tony Brown, Brigham Young University
Discussants:
Jennifer Bown, Brigham Young University
Tony Brown, Brigham Young University

Session 6-12 : Soviet Literature and Culture

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Program Committee
GROUP PANELISTS:
Panelist:
Andrei Gorkovoi, University of Illinois at Chicago
Title:
History and Form: The Search for Authenticity and Artyom Vesyoly’s Russia Washed By Blood
Panelist:
Ekaterina Tikhonyuk, The Ohio State University
Title:
Gone with the Voice: The Strategies of Conformity Under Socialist Realism
Panelist:
Anton Svynarenko, University of Illinois at Chicago
Title:
Animal-Speak and Animal-Time in Pavel Zaltsman's The Puppies
Panelist:
Fabian Heffermehl, University of Oslo / Humboldt University
Title:
TACTILITY AND MEMORY IN SHALAMOV
A/V Equipment:
LCD/computer projector (computer not provided). Presenters wishing to bring their own projector should select the option for Set-up for LCD/computer projector.

February 9, 2019, 3:15-5:00pm

Session 7-1 : Stream 1B: Approaches to teaching Slavic languages: connecting forms and functions and creating meaning (III): Syntax

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Program Committee
Chair:
Maria Shardakova, Bryn Mawr College
GROUP PANELISTS:
Panelist:
Ekaterina Vlasova, National Research University Higher School of Economics, Russian Federation
Title:
A corpus-informed approach to teaching Russian predicative number agreement: from implicit learning to explicit instructions
Panelist:
Olesya Kisselev, Pennsylvania State University
Title:
Word order patterns in the writing of L2 and heritage learners of Russian: An exploratory study
Discussants:
Maria Shardakova, Bryn Mawr College
A/V Equipment:
LCD/computer projector (computer not provided). Presenters wishing to bring their own projector should select the option for Set-up for LCD/computer projector.

Session 7-2 : Stream 2B: Mimesis in Russian Art and Aesthetic Theory (III)

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Program Committee
Chair:
Chloe Kitzinger, Rutgers University, New Brunswick
GROUP PANELISTS:
Panelist:
Jennifer Flaherty, U.C. Berkeley
Title:
Class Interest and The End of Realism in Nekrasov's Komu na Rusi zhit' khorosho
Panelist:
Donna Tussing Orwin, University of Toronto
Title:
Why Tolstoy’s War Writing Does Not Grow Old
Panelist:
Hilah Kohen, Washington University in St. Louis
Title:
Mobile Mimesis: The Humanist Potentials of Vysotsky in Translation
A/V Equipment:
LCD/computer projector (computer not provided). Presenters wishing to bring their own projector should select the option for Set-up for LCD/computer projector.

Session 7-3 Panel: Finances, Politics, and Science: Unconventional Uses of Poetry in 18th-Century Russia

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Alexander Averbuch, University of Toronto
Chair:
YULIYA ILCHUK, Stanford University
Panelist:
Lyubov Golburt, UC Berkeley
Title:
The “Matter” of Poetry: Pyotr Slovtsov’s Scientific Lyric
Panelist:
Alexander Averbuch, University of Toronto
Title:
I Pay in Verse Cash: The Mercantile Muse in 18th-Century Russia
Panelist:
Kelsey Rubin-Detlev, University of Southern California
Title:
Women’s Claims to Political Relevance in Eighteenth-Century Poetry
Discussants:
Marcus C. Levitt, University of Southern California

Session 7-4 : Stream 4B: Inclusive Pedagogies in Slavic Languages (III): Classroom Strategies for Inclusivity and Accommodation

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Program Committee
Chair:
Natalie McCauley, University of Michigan
GROUP PANELISTS:
Panelist:
Mark Hopkins, Bard College at Simon's Rock
Title:
Speaking from Silence: Breath-focused Practices for the Abatement of Anxiety in the Language Classroom
Panelist:
Lynne deBenedette, Brown University
Title:
Teaching the Whole Russian Language Class: Diverse Learners, Activity Design and Classroom Interaction
Discussants:
Thomas J. Garza, University of Texas - Austin
A/V Equipment:
LCD/computer projector (computer not provided). Presenters wishing to bring their own projector should select the option for Set-up for LCD/computer projector.

Session 7-5 : Stream 5B: Red Migrations: Marxism and Mobility in the early 20th Century (III): Creating the Space of/for Socialism

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Program Committee
Chair:
Bradley Gorski, Vanderbilt University
GROUP PANELISTS:
Panelist:
Holly Myers, Columbia University
Title:
Larisa Reisner in Afghanistan: Revolutionary, Writer, and Diplomat
Panelist:
Elise Thorsen, Novetta
Title:
The Hazards of Russianizing Marxism: The Case of The Lay of Ulialaev
Panelist:
Philip Gleissner, 400 Hagerty Hall
Title:
Red Migration of Texts: Socialist Networks for the Circulation of Literature in Translation
Discussants:
Edward Tyerman, University of California, Berkeley

Session 7-6 Roundtable: Stream 6B: Spontaneity, Negativity, Anarchism in Russian Culture (III): Roundtable: Directions in Research on Anarchism in Russian Culture

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Ania Aizman, University of Michigan
Chair:
Daniil Leiderman, Texas A&M
Discussants:
Anastasiya Osipova, New York University
Ania Aizman, University of Michigan
Jonathan Flatley, Wayne State University
Nina Gurianova, Northwestern University

Session 7-7 : Stream 7B: The Russian Medical Humanities (III)

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Program Committee
Chair:
Melissa Miller, University of Notre Dame
GROUP PANELISTS:
Panelist:
Boleslav Lichterman
Title:
The History of Medical Ethics in the USSR and Teaching Medical History at Russian Medical Schools
Panelist:
Maria Tutorskaya
Title:
Tolstoy's Life Lessons on Reducing Child Mortality
Panelist:
Jonathan McFarland
Title:
Trying to Transform 21st Century Medicine: the “Doctor as a Humanist” School of Excellence at Sechenov University

Session 7-8 : Teaching the Less Commonly Taught Slavic and East European Languages, Part 2

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Susan Kresin, University of California - Los Angeles
Chair:
Susan Kresin, University of California - Los Angeles
Panelist:
Holly Raynard, University of Florida
Title:
Performance-based assessment
Panelist:
Marija Rosic, University of Michigan
Title:
Orthography and orthoepy in Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian as a foreign Language
Panelist:
Yulia Semyachkina, Charles University
Title:
A contrastive approach to teaching in closely related languages
Panelist:
Anna Szawara, University of Illinois at Chicago
Title:
Advanced Polish through contemporary culture: a topical syllabus for mixed-proficiency groups
Panelist:
Svatava Škodová, Charles University of Prague
Title:
Language corpora use in foreign language learning and teaching
Panelist:
Karen von Kunes, Yale University
Title:
The old and the new: the use of Anglicisms as an effective way to learning Czech
Panelist:
SUNBEE YU, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies
Title:
Comparative reading of Czech and Korean literary works
Panelist:
Olena Sivachenko, University of Alberta
Title:
Incorporating a blended-learning model into the Ukrainian language course for beginners
Panelist:
Ewa Pasek, University of Michigan
Title:
Between Russian and English: Designing OPI assessment questions for Slavic LCTLs

Session 7-9 : Joseph Brodsky: Texts and Contexts

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Program Committee
GROUP PANELISTS:
Panelist:
Miroslava Nikolova, Brown University
Title:
Faces (and Spaces) of Exile: Examining Motifs in Joseph Brodsky's and Anna Akhmatova's Late Poetry
Panelist:
Yuri Leving, Dalhousie University and Rose FitzPatrick, Dalhousie University
Title:
Visual Perspective in Joseph Brodsky’s Graphic Art and Poetry
Panelist:
Zakhar Ishov, Uppsala University
Title:
“Prosody & Politics, or the poet’s take on Russian-Polish love-hate relationship: Joseph Brodsky on free verse in translations of Zbigniew Herbert.”
A/V Equipment:
LCD/computer projector (computer not provided). Presenters wishing to bring their own projector should select the option for Set-up for LCD/computer projector.

Session 7-10 Panel: Graduate Invitational Panel: Feeling Across Borders in 19th-century Russia

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Jinyi Chu, Stanford University
Chair:
Jinyi Chu, Stanford University
Panelist:
Emily Wang, University of Notre Dame
Title:
Identifying Emotional Communities in the Age of Pushkin
Panelist:
Victoria Juharyan, Princeton University
Title:
Emotions and Cognition in Dostoevsky’s ‘A Dream of a Ridiculous Man
Panelist:
D. Brian Kim, University of Pennsylvania
Title:
Tolstoy and the Translatability of Aesthetic Experience
Discussants:
Ilya Vinitsky, Princeton University

Session 7-11 : Bulgakov and Nabokov

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Program Committee
GROUP PANELISTS:
Panelist:
Nataliya Shpylova-Saeed, Indiana University
Title:
The City that Inspires: Mikhail Bulgakov's Kyiv Narrative
Panelist:
Maria Whittle, University of California Berkeley
Title:
Heroes in Exile: Narrating the Stalinist Subject in The Master and Margarita
Panelist:
Marina Minskaya
Title:
My strangely loved land
Panelist:
Rusina Volkova
Title:
“Abdication! One third of the alphabet!”: Night Dreams in Nabokov’s Pnin
A/V Equipment:
LCD/computer projector (computer not provided). Presenters wishing to bring their own projector should select the option for Set-up for LCD/computer projector.

February 9, 2019, 5:15-7:00pm

Session 8-1 Panel: Open Educational Practices and the Future of the Language Textbook

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Christian Hilchey, University of Texas at Austin
Chair:
Christian Hilchey, University of Texas at Austin
Panelist:
Christian Hilchey, University of Texas at Austin
Title:
Pedagogy Workshop: Open Educational Practices and the Future of the Language Textbook

Session 8-2 Roundtable: Alternative Career Paths: Options and How Tos

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
David L. Cooper, University of Illinois
Discussants:
Christine Dunbar, Columbia University Press
Clark Troy, Red Reef Advisors
David L. Cooper, University of Illinois
Philip Gleissner, 400 Hagerty Hall

Session 8-3 Panel: Poetry and Politics

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Liana Battsaligova, Yale University
Chair:
Marlow Davis, Columbia University
Panelist:
Matthew McWilliams, Yale University
Title:
Flânerie, Russian Style: Benjamin’s ‘Panoramic Literature’ and Nekrasov’s About the Weather
Panelist:
Spencer Small, Yale University
Title:
Unbound Time in Poetic Space: Compiling Temporality and Universality in Anna Akhmatova’s Poetic Cycles
Panelist:
Nadia Hoppe, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Title:
Socialist Realism in Circles: The Toilet in Venedikt Erofeev’s Moskva-Petushki
Panelist:
Liana Battsaligova, Yale University
Title:
Archival Impulse in the Poetry of Protest: Pavel Arseniev

Session 8-4 : Early Soviet Art and Culture

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Program Committee
GROUP PANELISTS:
Panelist:
Juliette Stapanian-Apkarian, Emory University
Title:
“Eye-Tunes” of the Avantgarde: Early Futurist “Writing” as Audio-Video Montage
Panelist:
Anna Aydinyan, Kenyon College
Title:
Saving the Persian Princess: Stepan Razin in the Creative Work of Russian Formalists and Futurists
Panelist:
Tomi Haxhi, Columbia University
Title:
Lady Chatterley's Lover and the Sexual Metaphysics of Soviet Utopianism
A/V Equipment:
LCD/computer projector (computer not provided). Presenters wishing to bring their own projector should select the option for Set-up for LCD/computer projector.

Session 8-5 Roundtable: Crime and Punishment: Issues of Teaching and Translation

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Carol Apollonio, Duke University
Chair:
Robin Feuer Miller, Brandeis University
Discussants:
Carol Apollonio, Duke University
Kate Holland, University of Toronto
Katherine Bowers, University of British Columbia
Val Vinokur, The New School

Session 8-6 : Topics in Study Abroad and Language Immersion

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Program Committee
GROUP PANELISTS:
Panelist:
Jill Neuendorf, Georgetown University
Title:
Examining the Identity of American Students of Russian in Study Abroad
Panelist:
Anastasiya Lakhno, UNG and Tatiana Maslova, University of North Georgia
Title:
Assessing Language and Beyond Through Study Abroad Online Journaling
Panelist:
Liudmila Klimanova, University of Arizona
Title:
Experiencing Language Immersion: Students' Stories
A/V Equipment:
LCD/computer projector (computer not provided). Presenters wishing to bring their own projector should select the option for Set-up for LCD/computer projector.

Session 8-7 Panel: Recovering the Hellenic in Russian Literature

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
D. Brian Kim, University of Pennsylvania
Chair:
Lindsay Ceballos, Lafayette College
Panelist:
Emily Wang, University of Notre Dame
Title:
Pavel Katenin's Invalid Gorev and the Challenges of Community
Panelist:
D. Brian Kim, University of Pennsylvania
Title:
"We Are Hellenes": Syncretism and Aesthetics in Kuzmin's Wings
Panelist:
Caroline Lemak Brickman, UC Berkeley
Title:
Inquiry & Quest: Mandelstam's Hellenic Poems
Discussants:
Irina Shevelenko, University of Wisconsin - Madison

Session 8-8 Panel: From the Tractor to the Farthest Reaches of the Galaxy: Science Fiction and the Soviet Temporal Imagination

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Matthew Schantz, Harvard University
Chair:
Sibelan Forrester, Swarthmore College
Panelist:
Matthew Schantz, Harvard University
Title:
Returning to Orbit: Shifting Temporalities in Soviet Science Fiction
Panelist:
Alejandra Isabel Otero Pires, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Title:
The Tractor as Novum: Science Fictionality, Socialist Realism, and the Soviet Experience
Panelist:
Alexandra Melnikova, University of Wisconsin Madison
Title:
Turning the Rivers Backwards: Temporal Aspects in Kir Bulychev’s The Chronos River
Discussants:
Yvonne H. Howell, University of Richmond

Session 8-9 Panel: Literature and Ethnography

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Jennifer Wilson, University of Pennsylvania
Chair:
susanna lim, University of Oregon
Panelist:
Emily Laskin, UC Berkeley
Title:
Steppe Realism: The Foreign and the Domestic in Nikolai Karazin's Turkestan Novels
Panelist:
Helen Stuhr-Rommereim, University of Pennsylvania
Title:
Writing Access to Peasant Reality: Nikolai Uspensky’s Documentary Fiction
Panelist:
Susanna Weygandt, Saint Louis University
Title:
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Discussants:
Gabriella Safran, Stanford University

Session 8-10 Panel: Anglo-Irish Fathers and Russian Sons

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
José Vergara, Swarthmore College
Chair:
Kevin M. F. Platt, University of Pennsylvania
Panelist:
Galya Diment, University of Washington
Title:
H. G. Wells and Early Soviet Science Fiction
Panelist:
Sergey Karpukhin, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Title:
Addition and Subtraction: The Strange Case of Joseph Brodsky and Samuel Beckett
Panelist:
José Vergara, Swarthmore College
Title:
Border Crossings: Mikhail Shishkin Reads James Joyce
Discussants:
Kevin M. F. Platt, University of Pennsylvania

Session 8-11 Panel: Designing a Language Curriculum toward Advanced Oral and Cultural Proficiency

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Constantine Muravnik, Yale University
Chair:
Constantine Muravnik, Yale University
Panelist:
Constantine Muravnik, Yale University
Title:
Content and Language Integrated Learning for Achieving Advanced Proficiency in Third Year Russian
Panelist:
Svetlana Tcareva, Yale University
Title:
Additional Digital Resources in Russian Study Abroad Programs
Panelist:
Basil Bessonoff, GS USA
Title:
Preparing Students for Immersion Study Abroad: Challenges and Prospects
Panelist:
Minjin Hashbat, Yale University
Title:
A Shared Classroom Initiative for Collaborative Teaching and Learning

Session 8-12 Panel: Female Bodies/Female Voices: Projection, Performance, and Participation in Russian Media

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Ana Berdinskikh, Yale University
Chair:
Chloe Papadopoulos, Yale University
Panelist:
Ana Berdinskikh, Yale University
Title:
Blockade Airwaves: the Poetry and Performance of Olga Bergholz
Panelist:
Megan Race, Harvard University
Title:
Broadcasting Bodies: Ballet on Television During the Cold War
Panelist:
Daria Ezerova, Davidson College
Title:
(Ethno-)Gender Trouble in Kantemir Balagov’s Closeness (2017)