2019 Conference Program: Sunday

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7:00am-8:00am
Continental Breakfast
8:00am-10:00am
AATSEEL Executive Council Meeting
8:00am-10:00am
Conference Panels: Session 9 (see below for room assignments)
10:00am-11:00am
AATSEEL Program Committee Meeting
10:15am-12:00pm
Conference Panels: Session 10 (see below for room assignments)

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

Session 9-1 : Approaches to Teaching Russian

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Program Committee
GROUP PANELISTS:
Panelist:
Natalia V. Parker, University of Leeds, UK
Title:
A New Approach to the Teaching of Russian Word Stress and Other Phonological Aspects to Complete Beginners
Panelist:
Anna Shkireva, UNIVERSITY OF NEW MEXICO
Title:
Model of Interactive Instructional Practice and development of students' persistence in lower-level Russian courses
Panelist:
Maria Yelenvskaya, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology and Ekaterina Protassova, University of Helsinki, Finland
Title:
Teaching Russian as a pluricentric language
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 9-2 : Russian Language Teaching Tools

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Program Committee
GROUP PANELISTS:
Panelist:
Maria Salkinder, Tokyo University of Foreign Studies
Title:
Fine Art as a Teaching Tool for Russian as a Foreign Language: A Case study of the "History of Russian Fine Art" course
Panelist:
Mara Sukholutskaya, East Central University
Title:
Mastering Language and Culture with Educational Game"Quartet: Faces of Russia"
Panelist:
Heather Rice, The University of Texas at Austin
Title:
Taking Russian out of the Classroom: Exploiting the Advantages of Online
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 9-3 Panel: Death, Love, and Sex: Lyric identity in 20th century Russian poetry

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Emily Kanner, Harvard University, Slavic Department
Chair:
Irina Denischenko, Vanderbilt University
Panelist:
Vera Senina, Columbia University
Title:
Axe and Yarn: The Discussion of Poetic Stance in Acmeist Poetry of the 1920s
Panelist:
Geordie Kenyon Sinclair, Harvard University
Title:
Anna Barkova's 1954 love lyrics in the Gulag
Panelist:
Emily Kanner, Harvard University, Slavic Department
Title:
A Woman Scorned: The Rejected Lover in Tsvetaeva's Revisionary Mythopoetics
Discussants:
Sibelan Forrester, Swarthmore College

Session 9-4 Panel: The Russification of American Literature

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Meghan Vicks, University of Colorado, Boulder
Chair:
Brian James Baer, Kent State University
Panelist:
Jacob Emery, Indiana University
Title:
Individual Genius and International Standards in the Age of Typewriting
Panelist:
Elizabeth Geballe, Indiana University
Title:
The Journey of "Karma": What Goes Around Comes Around
Panelist:
Meghan Vicks, University of Colorado, Boulder
Title:
Edgar Allan Poe-zia in the Work of Ludmilla Petrushevskaya
Discussants:
William S Nickell, University of Chicago

Session 9-5 Roundtable: Teaching Dostoevsky in the 21st Century

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Daniel Brooks, Franklin & Marshall College
Chair:
Robin Feuer Miller, Brandeis University
Discussants:
Amy Ronner, St. Thomas University School of Law
Caroline Lemak Brickman, UC Berkeley
Chloe Kitzinger, Rutgers University, New Brunswick
Daniel Brooks, Franklin & Marshall College
Katherine Bowers, University of British Columbia
Sean Blink, Yale University

Session 9-6 Panel: The Reading and Reception of the Russian Classics in the Late-Soviet Period

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Brett Roark Winestock, Stanford University
Chair:
Jonathan Wurl, Stanford University
Panelist:
Pavel Khazanov, European University Institute
Title:
Ilya Oblomov as a Late-Soviet Conservative
Panelist:
Martha M. F. Kelly, University of Missouri
Title:
The Tolstoy Effect: Olga Sedakova in Public
Panelist:
Brett Roark Winestock, Stanford University
Title:
‘Yes, not to Leningrad, but to Petersburg:’ Reading Tsypkin Reading Dostoevsky
Discussants:
Alexander Prokhorov, College of William and Mary

Session 9-7 Panel: Ethiopia in the Eurasian Imaginary

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Jennifer Wilson, University of Pennsylvania
Chair:
Sara Feldman, Harvard University
Panelist:
Gesine Drews-Sylla, Universität Tübingen
Title:
An Acmeist Cartography of Africa. Ethiopia in Nikolay Gumilev’s “Shater”
Panelist:
Nicholas Rinehart, Harvard University
Title:
Nabokov's Africanist Appendix
Panelist:
Katarzyna Cytlak, Centro de Estudios de los Mundos Eslavos y Chinos, Universidad Nacional de San Martín
Title:
Ryszard Kapuscinski's The Emperor and Self-Identification with Africa in Polish Culture of the 1970s and 1980s
Discussants:
Kate Cowcher

Session 9-8 Roundtable: Ongoing Projects in the Russian Language Flagship

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Susan Kresin, University of California - Los Angeles
Chair:
Anna Alsufieva, Portland State Universitty
Discussants:
Irina Walsh, Bryn Mawr College
Sergey Karpukhin, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Victoria Hasko, University of Georgia
William J. Comer, Portland State University

February 10, 2019, 10:15am-12:00pm

Session 10-1 Roundtable: The First Post-Soviet Literary Generation: A Quarter Century Later

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Irina Shevelenko, University of Wisconsin - Madison
Chair:
Lyubov Golburt, UC Berkeley
Discussants:
Irina Shevelenko, University of Wisconsin - Madison
Kevin M. F. Platt, University of Pennsylvania
Maria Stepanova
Mark Lipovetsky, University of Colorado at Boulder
Polina Barskova, Hampshire College
Stanislav Lvovsky

Session 10-2 Panel: Elena Shvarts: the poet and her prose

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Laura Little, Connecticut College
Panelist:
Sarah Bishop, Willamette University
Title:
"The Life of a Poet: Elena Shvarts's Biography of Gabriele D'Annunzio"
Panelist:
Ilona Sotnikova, University of Wiscosnin-Madison
Title:
"On the Question of Salvation in Elena Shvarts's Prose and Poetry"
Panelist:
Laura Little, Connecticut College
Title:
Shvarts, inked: "The Girl with 148 Birthmarks"
Discussants:
Thomas Epstein, Boston College

Session 10-3 : Texts and Reading in the Language Classroom

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Program Committee
GROUP PANELISTS:
Panelist:
Benjamin Rifkin, Hofstra University
Title:
Principles and Strategies: Teaching Reading in the Slavic Languages Curriculum
Panelist:
Rossina Soyan, Portland State University
Title:
From Reading the News to Performing the News: Advanced Students’ Use of Media Texts
Panelist:
Svitlana Melnyk, Indiana University and Veronika Trotter, Indiana University
Title:
Project-based learning with Wikipedia in an advanced Russian class
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 10-4 Panel: The Spectacle of Crime in Russian Literature and Culture

Location:
Not Assigned
Organizer:
Melissa Miller, University of Notre Dame
Chair:
Emily Wang, University of Notre Dame
Panelist:
Colleen Lucey, University of Arizona
Title:
Women Who Traffic Women: The Madam in Nineteenth-Century Russian Literature
Panelist:
Julia Chadaga, Macalester College
Title:
Leaps of the Imagination: The Poprygunchiki as a Case Study in Criminal Creativity
Panelist:
Melissa Miller, University of Notre Dame
Title:
The Aesthetics of Abortion: Law and Family in The Kukotsky Enigma