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ASA SESSIONS AT A GLANCE

ASA Sessions at a Glance | Session Subject Index | Wednesday, November 16 |
Thursday, November 17 | Friday, November 18 | Saturday, November 19 | Sunday, November 20

This is a snapshot of the program as it existed on October 1, 2016. The most up-to-date version of the program can be found online at theasa.net. Please note that Session Numbers (not page numbers) are shown below.

 

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2016

1:00 pm

Business Meeting: American Quarterly Board of Managing Editors .........001

6:30 pm

Business Meeting: Executive Committee .........002

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 2016

8:00 am

Safety, Surveillance, and (In)Security: Notions of Health and Home in U.S. Literature and Culture .........003

Graphically Speaking: Zines, Comics, and Representations of Self .........004

Sick in the Head: Illness and Gender in Contemporary U.S. Film and Television .........005

Speculating from Here to There: Race, Speculation, and Imagining New Worlds .........006

Speculative Temporalities of Home .........007

The Political Flows and Social Engagements of Home and Place .........008

Tourism Traps .........009

Home on the Ever-Shifting Horizon: Racialized, Gendered Notions of Home in the American Musical .........010

Home/Not Home on the Water: Early American Currents of Animacy, Disability, and Ecology .........011

Locating Memory, Locating Home: Aesthetic Intervention after Loss .........012

Transnational Feminists Dreaming Our Way Home (And Back Again) .........013

Undoing the Sightlines of Home: Racial Monochrome, Racial Duration, and Racial Surface .........014

Unwelcome Homes: Ownership, Citizenship, and Settlement at the Borders of the Human .........015

Whose Home/Not Home in 21st Century Detroit .........016

The Transnational Politics of Making American Homes/Not-Homes .........017

Business Meeting: Council .........018

Home Screens: Digitizing Belonging and Place in American Studies .........019

Bringing it Home: Military Expansionism and the Domestic Imaginary .........020

Geography, Maps, and Visions of Home in the Classroom .........021

10:00 am

Ghosts, Goddesses, and Guanakanes: Uncanny Belonging in Latina Literature .........022

Canons, Collecting, and Object Homes in American Art .........023

Earth to Cosmos: How Environmental Humanities and Indigenous Studies Engage a Sense of Expanded Home .........024

Illegal Imaginaries .........025

Agrarian Imaginaries .........026

Carceral Biopolitics .........027

From Tourists to Pilgrims: Transnational Travel, Religious Longing, and the Forging of Imperial Intimacies .........028

Home Cooking: Food Studies and the Search for Belonging .........029

Freedom to Move?: Geographies of Racial Im/Mobility and In/Justice in the Post-Foreclosure Bay Area .........030

Environmental Resistance and the Performance of Place .........031

Traversing the (Un)Home-Space: Blackness in New American Frontiers .........032

Making Home and Community in the Shadow of the Carceral State .........033

Versions of Home: Imagining Grounded-ness in Music and Literature .........034

Slippery Slopes: Incest, Bestiality, Sodomy .........035

At Home in Detroit .........036

International Committee Talkshop I: Home Away from Home: African American Migration Abroad .........037

A Woman's Place is Never Far From Home: Women's Labor and Domesticity's Continuing Pull .........038

At Home in the South: Migration, Ethnicity, and the Politics of Settlement .........039

Cosmic Home: Colonialism, War, and Cultures of Human Outer Space Activity .........040

12:00 pm

Between Coercion and Care: The Politics of Philanthropic Organizations and Social Change .........041

Many Ways of (Re)Making Home: Indigenous Cinematic, Artistic, Literary, and Legal Expression .........042

Apocalyptic Imaginaries: Crossing Spheres and Considering Futures .........043

Incest and its Relation to the Home .........044

Place and Displacement: Rural Fictions of Identity and Alterity .........045

Display Houses: Public Histories of Homes and Homelands .........046

Cultures of White Supremacy .........048

The Materialities of Disappearance Along the Routes of Central-American and Mexican Migration .........049

Disquiet on the Homefront: Deploying Domesticity in Twentieth-Century American Literature and Culture .........050

To Fly in the Face of Damnation: Home as Flight and Freedom Practice .........051

Regimes of Post-9/11 National Security .........052

Unsettling Performance/Bodies out of Joint .........053

HumAnimal Subjectivities and Vulnerabilities at "Home" .........054

At Home with Roots: Revisiting an American Phenomenon After Forty Years .........055

International Partnership Luncheon .........056

Domesticity and its Discontents .........057

Carwaq Tukniuq, Agua-Cines, and Maritime Exile: Ecologies of Wet Globalization .........058

Does Neoliberalism Have a Home? .........059

Book Exhibit Set Up .........060

2:00 pm

Grace Lee Boggs: American Revolutionary .........061

Where We Aren't: Addressing Marcos and Martial Law from the Philippine Diaspora .........062

Monstrous Histories of U.S. Reproductive Debates .........063

You Can't Go Home Again: Slavery, Displacement, and Black Belonging .........065

Imagining Peoples through Comic Books .........066

Borders Crossing Peoples .........067

Domesticating the "Wilderness" .........068

Asian/American(Anti-)Bodies .........069

Transpacific Militarization and Permanent War .........070

Seeing in the Dark: Military Vision Here and Elsewhere .........071

The Politics of Space and Belonging in the Fortress City .........072

Technologies of Chicano Belonging .........073

Animal Capital in the Time of Extinction .........074

Humor Studies Caucus: Bringing Down the House: Re-Centering the Histories of Humor and Comedic Performance .........075

The Places and Publics of Native Life Writing .........076

Healthcare Intimacies .........077

Consuming Memory: Spectatorship, Tourism, and the Politics of Spaces .........078

Drone Home: Tracing Surveillance, Borders, and Violence .........079

3:30 pm

Business Meeting: Regional Chapters Committee .........080

4:00 pm

Home and Not Home: Articulating Migrant and Indigenous Itinerancies .........081

Climate, Land, Water .........082

Home Spaces: Representing Domestic Vulnerability .........083

Doing American Studies in Red State America I .........084

I'm Buildin' Me A Home: The Sacred and the Spatial in Black Multi-Media Texts .........085

A Home, Not Here: Misplaced Linguistic-Political Genealogies in the Americas .........086

From Sand Creek: Simon Ortiz and the Poetry of Memory and Hope .........087

Activism Caucus: Diversity as Backlash: Connecting Struggles from the "Frontlines" in a Time of Neoliberal Rule .........088

Queer/Home/Collections .........089

At Home In the Body: Corporeal Citizenship and the Body Politic .........090

Remapping Slaveries in the Pacific, Past and Present .........091

Private Prisons and Innocent Victims: What We Keep Getting Wrong about the PIC (and Why It Matters) .........092

Reimagining Home in the (Trans)national: Media, Space, and (Im)migration .........093

A Queer Food Fellowship: Vegans and the Entangled Politics of Sex and Consumption .........094

Siting the Ghosts of Asian (and) American Studies: Unhomely Areas of Transnational Critique .........095

Regimes of (Manifest) Domesticity in American Culture .........096

Business Meeting: Digital Humanities Caucus .........097

Representing Transnational Latinx Cultures .........098

American Quarterly I: Workshop on American Quarterly Review and Editorial Process .........099

Embodied Relations to Land, Memory, and Migration .........100

Business Meeting: Nominating Committee .........101

5:00 pm

Digital Humanities Mentoring .........102

5:30 pm

Reception: Material Culture Caucus/Visual Culture Caucus (Museum of Contemporary Art Denver) .........103

6:00 pm

The Prince Revue .........104

Doing American Studies in Red State America II .........105

Hachivi Edgar Heap of Birds, Home, Indigeneity, and Visual Language .........106

Reception: Lifetime ASA Members .........107

7:00 pm

Welcome Reception/Celebration of Authors/Exhibit Open .........108

7:30 pm

Home/Not Home: An Art Exhibit .........109

8:00pm - 10:00pm

Film: The Prison in Twelve Landscapes— by Brett Story

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 2016

7:30 am

Students' Committee Breakfast Forum I: Lightning Shorts, On Projects in Progress .........110

8:00 am

Alternative Territorialities: Resistance to U.S. Settler Colonialism & Militarization .........111

Making Home: Reconstructing Spirituality As A Means For Healing .........112

Oaxacan American Studies: Theorizing Emergent Fields in Indigenous Studies .........113

Atlantic Interfaces: Abolition, Emigration, and Rebellion in Early African American Literature .........114

Burning Down the House: Race, Belonging, and the Status of Queer of Color Critique .........115

Visions of Home: Mediating Race, Gender, and Sexuality through Televisual Constructions of Domesticity .........116

An Empty Home Field: Reflections on Sports, Race, and the Geographies of Place in the Neo-Liberal City .........117

Critical Ethnic Studies Committee I: Colonial Unknowing and Criminality .........118

Place-based Globalism in the Americas: In the Aftermath of the Alterglobalization Movement .........119

Homework for the Poor: The Politics of Race, Sexuality, and Global Management in Citizen Participation and Community Development Policy .........120

Always the Student: The Aesthetics of Asian American Studies and Disciplinary Formation .........121

Back to the Old Neighborhood: The Politics of Documenting Neighborhood Change .........122

Networking Breakfast for Program and Center Directors .........123

Affective Turns and Diasporic Engagements: Rethinking Home, Place, and Race in the United States .........124

Reading Against the Carceral Archive .........125

Finding a Home in the Church .........126

Afrofuturism 2.0: At Home in the Apocalypse .........127

Weeping Mountains, Watery Graves, Sacrifices of the Flesh: Un/settling People and Place in the Americas .........128

Re-examining Resistance Narratives .........129

Managing 'Home': The Curious Intimacy of American and Critical Management Studies .........130

Animal Insights: Theorizing the Nonhuman .........131

Symbols of Resistance—The Chican@ Movement in Colorado .........132

Business Meeting: American Quarterly Board of Advisory Editors .........133

Environment and Culture Caucus Mentoring Breakfast (Altitude Restaurant at the Hyatt Regency Hotel) .........134

9:00 am

Committee on American Studies Departments, Programs, and Centers I: What Can I Do With That?: Recruitment and the Undergraduate American Studies Major .........135

9:30 am

Book Exhibit (Friday) .........136

10:00 am

Business Meeting: Committee on Graduate Education

Color Before 1900 .........137

Settler Colonialism, Racial Justice, Institutional Histories: From Sand Creek Massacre Remembrances to Campus Protests .........138

Mining Homelands: Colonial Resource Extraction and Resistances in the Americas .........139

Early American Matters Caucus: Colloquy with Elizabeth Maddock Dillon on New World Drama: The Performative Commons in the Atlantic World, 1649–1849 .........140

American Studies Without Whiteness: Speculative Practices in Minoritarian Knowledge Production .........141

Competition and Commodity: Sports in 21st-Century Visual and Literary Culture .........142

Home on Campus?: Centering Sport in the University .........143

Critical Ethnic Studies Committee II: Visionary Aesthetics and the Queer Femme of Color Imagination .........144

Re/Constituting Environments of Home: Locating the US South Beyond its Borders .........145

Black Art Matters: African American Scholar/Artists Creating Home Within the Academy and the Arts .........146

My Old Kentucky Home: Racial Formations and the Nostalgic South .........147

Erotic Geographies: Sensation and Transnational Latina/o Queerness .........148

US Colonialism in the Philippines: Paradoxes of Governance, Resistance, and Identity .........149

Public/Private: Navigating the Materiality of Home Economics .........150

Material Culture Caucus: Brotherhood Commodified: Material Dimensions of American Fraternal Orders .........151

Decentering and Recentering American Studies Where We Are Professionally .........152

Archives of Blackness .........153

Lifestyles of the Rich and Gentrifying .........154

Still Here: Racial Displacements/Racial Resistances in the "Progressive" City .........155

Critical Disabilities Studies Caucus: Transnational Migrations, Disabilities, and Un/becoming Homes .........156

Children and Youth Studies Caucus: Home White Home: Childhood and the Racial Imagination .........157

El apetito por lo Latino y lo Urbano: Latin Urban Music and Representations in the Mainstream .........158

Business Meeting: Science and Technology Caucus .........159

International Committee Talkshop II: Belonging/Not Belonging in the Americas (in collaboration with the International Association of Inter-American Studies) .........160

Business Meeting: American Studies Journal Editorial Board .........161

11:00 am

Business Meeting: Rocky Mountain ASA .........162

12:00 pm

Viet Thanh Nguyen's The Sympathizer and the Future of War and Memory .........047

We Have No Home in this Place—Prisons, Debt, Gender, Health .........163

Activism Caucus: Israel's Lethal Involvement in Mega-Sporting Events: Heeding the Call for Boycott .........164

Between Hell and Home: Solitary Confinement from ADX Florence to Guantanamo and Back .........165

Early American Matters Caucus: The Anatomy of Home: Early American Bodies .........166

Campus Carry .........167

Home-ing and Aesthetic Alterities: Militarization and the Visual Regimes of Transnational America .........168

Ethnography Caucus I: Anthropology at Home/Not Home in American Studies .........169

Critical Ethnic Studies Committee III: Sliding into Home Race .........170

The Compton's Cafeteria Riot at 50 .........171

Home is Un-Dead: Sights and Sounds in Feminist Art, Music, Comix, and Film .........172

Not At Home in the Publishing World?: Recently Published Books on Black Feminist History NOTE: This session has been cancelled..........173

Defamiliarizing American Higher Education .........174

Home/Not Home in Baltimore: Place and Positionality in Studying the Baltimore Uprisings .........175

Colorado: Home on the Front Range .........176

Material Culture Caucus: The Artifact's (Home) Place in American Studies: Material Culture Pedagogy, Objectives, Curriculum .........177

Graduate Education Committee I: Perfecting Your Pitch: Graduate Student Professionalization with the Pros .........178

Mediums of Black Music in Performance and Study .........179

Indigenous Cityscapes .........180

Race-ing the Railroad: Race and Identity on the American Train .........181

Critical Disability Studies Caucus: The Home Which Is Not One: Disability and Institutional "Home" .........182

Never Innocent: Critical Race Studies of Youth .........183

Language, Power, and the Bilingual Latin@ Studies Classroom .........184

Business Meeting: Marxism Caucus .........185

1:00 pm

Business Meeting: 2017 Program Committee .........186

2:00 pm

American Quarterly II: You Got Pitch: An American Quarterly Publication Workshop .........187

Activism and Critical Prison Studies Caucuses: Homing in on Global Security: The Israel-US Connection and Beyond .........188

Survival and Solidarity: Women of Color in the Academy .........189

Policing and the Emergence of State Power in the Early Americas .........190

Racializing the National Home: Patrick Wolfe's Traces of History .........191

This Home Which Is Not One: Performance, Activism, and the Visual Aesthetics of Belonging .........192

Ethnography Caucus II: Anthropology at Home/Not Home in American Studies .........193

Sports Studies Caucus: Built: At Home with the Athletic Body .........194

The Political Economy of Mass Homelessness in the Carceral City .........195

Trans* of Color Scholarship Home/Not Home in Trans* Studies .........196

Committee on Gender and Sexuality Studies I: Parenting While Academic: Strategies, Challenges, Proposals .........197

Troubling the Center: Queer Circuits of Home/Not Home in Health Networks, the Americas, and the Asian American Diaspora .........198

Public Humanities at Home/Not at Home: American Studies Inside and Outside the Academy .........199

HIV/AIDS: Confronting Trauma, Reclaiming Queer Futures .........200

New Frontiers, New Violence: the Remolding of the Mythic West in post-1970s America .........201

Material Culture Caucus: The Material Culture of Home-Making: Desire, Fantasy, and Possibility in the American Interior .........202

Graduate Education Committee II: An Immodest Proposal: Confronting the Alt-Ac Trend in American Studies Graduate Programs .........203

Crafting Freedom, Conjuring Home .........204

Queer Bodies/Queer Movements .........205

Stealing Away: Black Embodiment and Shelter in Light of Scenes of Subjection .........206

Environment and Culture Caucus: Bringing Environmental and Disability Studies into Dialogue .........207

No Place Like Home: Disciplining Girlhood .........208

From el Barrio to the Moon: Contesting Colonial Notions of Home and Territoriality in Chicana/o and Latina/o Film, Literature, and Theater .........209

Business Meeting: International Committee .........210

4:00 pm

Mortal Remains: The Production of Memory and Community through the Dead .........211

Activism Caucus: The Right to Education: From Palestine to the "Homeland" (co-sponsored by Critical Prison Studies Caucus and K–16 Collaboration Committee) .........212

Publicly Engaged American Studies: A Dialogue .........213

Muhammad Ali: An American and Beyond .........214

Carceral Domesticities .........215

Art and Performance in the U.S.-Mexico Borderlands .........216

What Makes it Cool to be Southern?: Re-Imagining Home and Self in the New Black American South .........217

Sports Studies Caucus: Refusing to Defend this House: Athletic Insurrection at the University of Missouri and Beyond .........218

The White Possessive: Property, Power, and Indigenous Sovereignty .........219

Politics and Policy Caucus: American Studies and the 2016 Election Results .........220

Committee on Gender and Sexuality Studies II: En-gendering the Middle East in American Studies .........221

Imperial Erasures: NGOs and the Bodily Home .........222

Queer Archival "Be/longing" and other Memory AIDS .........223

Domestic Insecurity: Challenging Race and Sexuality in Cold War American Culture .........224

Queering "Nuóc" as Home: Deviant Belonging in the Vietnamese Diaspora .........225

Material Culture Caucus: American Outsiders and the Material Culture of Home .........226

Graduate Education Committee III: Where American Studies is at Home/not Home: Working in Different Disciplinary and Professional Contexts .........227

Home/Not Home in Europe: The Limits of American Notions of Blackness in Theorizing Black Europe .........228

Queer Adventures: National Identity and Belonging in 19th c. American Literature .........229

The Crucible of Calamity: Crisis and Identity Formation .........230

Environment and Culture Caucus: Conceptualizing Race and the Environment .........231

Narratives of Racial Delinquency .........232

Movements in Latina/o Landscapes from Monsters to Hip Hop MCs .........233

Business Meeting: Ethnography Caucus .........234

Reading Octavia Butler .........235

4:30 pm

Reception: University of Southern California .........236

5:00 pm

GLQ Reception .........237

Reception/Mixer, cosponsored by the Environment and Culture Caucus, the Early American Matters Caucus, and Southern ASA .........238

5:30 pm

Business Meeting: War and Peace Studies Caucus .........239

RedLine Guided Tour of Artists' Studios .........240

7:00 pm

Awards Ceremony .........241

8:30 pm

Presidential Address: Home/Not Home: Centering American Studies Where We Are .........242

9:35 pm

President's Reception .........243

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 19, 2016

7:30 am

Students' Committee Breakfast Forum II: Mock Job Interview .........244

Boston University American & New England Studies Program Networking Breakfast .........245

8:00 am

K–16 Collaboration Committee I: What Do We Need to Do Differently When We Do Our Politics, Action, and Thinking in Someone Else's Home? .........246

Activating Palestinian Solidarity .........247

Re-Imag(in)ing the West: Visual Cultures of the West and the Negotiation of Home/Not Home .........248

Cedric Robinson and the Black Radical Intellect .........249

Blackness and the Precarity of Home, or (at) Home in the Alternative .........250

In Search of the "Soul" in "Post-Soul" .........251

On Settler Indigenization .........252

Resisting Violence(s) Against Black Bodies: Worlding, Sounding, and Abolition .........253

Transnationalism, Materiality, and the Centering of American Studies .........254

Trans Women to the Front—Home, Belonging, Cinema, and Sisterhood, in Sean Baker's Film Tangerine .........255

The Legacies of Gloria Anzaldúa for Theorizing Home .........256

Minority Scholars Mentoring Breakfast .........257

No Nostalgia for the Future: Rethinking Domesticity in 20th-Century U.S. Literature and Film .........258

Digital Intimacies .........259

Racing Home: Black Movements/Black Lives .........260

Cultures of the Long Revolution: Policing and Re-domesticating Public Space from Abolitionism to Black Lives Matter .........261

Are We Home Yet?: The Rise, Impact, and Futures of Surveillance Technologies in Indigenous America .........262

A Rightful Home?: State-Sponsored Migrations and US Empire (sponsored by the Immigration and Ethnic History Society) .........263

Race in the Sports Documentary .........264

Contested Visions of Home: Asian/American Diasporic Subjectivities in the Media .........265

New Homeplaces for Black Popular Culture: Sun Ra, Nicki Minaj, Bombastic Laughter, and Black Twitter .........266

9:00 am

Environment and Culture Caucus Business Meeting (Open to All) .........267

9:30 am

Book Exhibit (Saturday) .........268

10:00 am

Business Meeting: Academic and Community Activism Caucus

K–16 Collaboration Committee II: The Bounds of Crises .........269

The Homes of Zionism: Circuits of White Supremacy between the Americas and Israel .........270

The Seen Unseen: Queer Backdrops, Racial Labor, and Visual Culture .........271

War & Peace Studies Caucus: Militarizing the Domestic/Domesticating the Military: Home/Not Home in American Military Cultures .........272

Apocalypse '91/'16 .........273

Sound Studies Caucus: Race, Sound, and the Politics of Keywords Projects .........274

Homefronts .........275

Critical Prison Studies Caucus: Making Freedom: Materializing Abolition Through Non-Reformist Reforms .........276

Transphobia in Bed, Bath, and Beyond .........278

War at Home/not Home: Race & Gender in War & Anti-War .........279

Trouble's Taking Place: Susan Scott Parrish's The Flood Year 1927 .........280

Non-Fictions of Race: Post-War Writing Genres .........281

Digital Humanities Caucus: Digital Shorts: Centering Digital Humanities Projects in American Studies .........282

International Committee Talkshop III: Comparative Perspectives on Im/migrant Bodies in a Global Context .........283

Bad Housekeeping: Black Womanhood, Domestic Unrest, and Re-thinking Home .........284

Decolonial Visions of Home .........285

Home/Not Home in the Academy: University Administration and the Future of American Studies .........286

Sisters With Attitude: How Venus and Serena Williams Changed the Game .........287

Do I Belong Here?: Troubling Home and Belonging within Asian American Music, War, and Film .........288

Task Force on the Future of Higher Education: Making the Case for American Studies Institutionally and Intellectually .........289

Business Meeting: Visual Culture Caucus .........290

It All Went Under Water: The Loss of Home and Indigenous Activism in the Film Warrior Women .........291

Business Meeting: Committee on American Studies Departments, Programs, and Centers .........292

11:00 AM

Gender and Sexuality Studies Networking Brunch .........293

Business Meeting: Material Culture Caucus .........294

Business Meeting: Taskforce on American Studies in Higher Education in the United States and Globally

12:00 pm

From the Domestic to the International: On the Violence of Human Rights .........295

Negotiating a Fragmented Home/Land: Immobility, Displacement, and Quotidian Resistance in Occupied Palestine .........296

I Can't Find My Way Home: Blackness, Visuality, and the Arts .........297

War & Peace Studies Caucus: Militarizing the Domestic: Violence, Race, and Gender from Civil Rights to the Present .........298

Queer Displacement, (Post)colonial Trauma, and the Politics of Social Death .........299

Sound Studies Caucus: Sounds Like Home: Mapping Chicana/Mexicana/Indigena Epistemologies in Sonic Spaces .........300

Colonial Unknowing, Alterities, and Solidarities .........301

Critical Prison Studies Caucus: Who Gets to Go Home?: Refusing Innocence .........302

The Home/Not Home of the Body in Pain: Responding to Christina Crosby's A Body, Undone .........303

United States of Intoxication: On Temperance and Excess in the Homeland .........304

Home is a Place Where We Have Never Been: Queer, Feminist, and Decolonial Speculative Imaginaries .........305

Towards an Intellectual History of Black Power .........306

Other Domesticities: Alternative Constructions of "Home" in Twentieth-Century America .........307

Digital Humanities Caucus: Homing/Redefining Digital Humanities in the Academy from an American Studies Perspective .........308

Imperial Practices of Public Health .........309

Blackness and Indigeneity: Exploring the Impasses .........310

Students' Committee Workshop I: Home Where You Are: Finding Community and Connection in Early Career Scholarship .........311

American Quarterly III: Tours of Duty and Tours of Leisure .........312

The Sporting Life: Athletic Cultures and Practices .........313

Toward a Critical Methodology in Asian American Studies: Oral History and Community Engaged Scholarship .........314

Imperial Legacies and Island Territorialization .........315

JAAS-ASA Luncheon and Business Meeting .........316

Business Meeting: Early American Matters Caucus .........317

University Police, Gentrification, and the Education-Incarceration

Nexus .........318

Business Meeting International Presidents, Editors, and Representatives .........319

2:00 pm

Gentrification Nation: Inequality, Narrative, Desire .........320

Crossing Walls & Borders: Palestine Prisoner Solidarity Delegation .........321

Visual Culture Caucus: Public Art and Memorials: Seeing Home? .........322

Marxism Caucus: Sites of Marxist Practice in the Twenty-First Century .........323

Remembering Sand Creek in the Wake of its Sesquicentennial Anniversary .........324

Sound Studies Caucus: At Home/Not at Home in Time: Rhythms of Belonging and Unbelonging in American Culture .........325

Doing Indigenous History: New Directions and Perspectives .........326

Locating Genealogies of Black Queer Studies .........327

Colonial Unknowing and Biopolitics .........328

When Home Is the Mouth of a Shark: Refugees from Imperial Wars and the Globalized Stateless Periphery .........329

Writing Home: James Ellroy in Conversation with Paula Rabinowitz .........330

When "Home" is a Four-Letter Word: Black Queer Studies Then and Now .........331

The Disciplinary Spaces of Home/Not Home: Geography and American Studies .........332

Technologies of Race: Racial Projections, Racial Play .........333

Producing Public History: Reflections on a Multi-Platform Project on the Mass Incarceration of American Indians .........334

Researching (at) Home/Researching (in) Williamsburg, Virginia .........335

Blackness and/for the War on Terror .........336

Students' Committee Workshop II: When the University Is Not Your Home .........337

Making to Learn: Maker Culture in the Humanities .........338

Committee on American Studies Departments, Programs, and Centers II: Centering the "Home" of American Studies in the Undergraduate Classroom .........339

Unsettling Naiveté: Asian Americans in Unhomely Cultural Forms .........340

No Safe Home: Cold War Radicals in Diaspora .........341

Business Meeting: Critical Disability Studies Caucus .........342

4:00 pm

Gentrification, (Re)Settlement, and Cultures of Resistance .........343

No Duty to Retreat?: Defense and the Home/Land .........344

Visual Culture Caucus: Family Photography at Home (Keywords) .........345

Marxism Caucus: American Studies Scholars Have No Country: Marxism, American Studies, and the Meaning of "Home" .........346

Transatlantic BlackLivesWorlds: Teaching Human Rights as Global Collaboration .........347

Roots Routes: The Travel of Sonic Americana .........348

Mapping the Intersections of Indigenous and Settler Colonial Studies: Lessons From Hawai'i .........349

Post-War Regimes of Containment .........350

Reparative Practice in a Paranoid House: Revisiting Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick's "Paranoid Reading and Reparative Reading" .........351

Decolonial Feminism: Theory and Praxis II .........352

Is There a Place for the Commons? .........353

Where Is the Home of Antiracist Justice in an Era of Racial Appropriation and Incorporation?: A Roundtable with the Antiracism Inc. Collective .........354

Postcolonial Complications: Contemporary Black and Indigenous Encounters in the Americas .........355

Racial Deployments: Militarizing Race in Postwar America .........356

Digital Storytelling for Social Justice: Displacements of Family and Home .........357

The Blackness of HIV .........358

Fixing Race in a "Post-Racial" Moment .........359

Students' Committee Workshop III: Publishing While in Graduate School .........360

Trans Belongings .........361

Constructions of Home: Racial Violence and Historical Counter-Narratives in American Literature .........362

Rethinking the 1970s through Transnational American Studies .........363

Normativities and Nationalisms .........364

Business Meeting: Sports Studies Caucus .........365

Business Meeting: All Committee Chairs .........366

Reception: Purdue University American Studies .........367

5:00 pm

Business Meeting: Critical Prison Studies Caucus .........368

6:00 pm

Emergency Meeting in Response to 2016 Election: Our Campuses as Sanctuaries

Reception: University of Michigan American Cultures .........369

Reception: Dartmouth Futures of American Studies Institute .........370

Reception: Harvard University's American Studies Program .........371

Reception: University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill American Studies .........372

6:30 pm

A Word To The Radical: Keywords for Radicals Book Launch .........

7:00 pm

Kalfou Convivencia: Resilient Love in a Time of Hate .........373

9:00 pm

Reception: Northwestern University Book Launch .........374

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 20, 2016

8:00 am

Green and Brown Spaces .........375

Where We Call Home: Critical Race Regionalisms .........376

Saliendo de las Sombras: Crossing Bridges of Race, Home, and Belonging .........377

Racing the Silver Screen .........378

Unraveling Home: Critiques of the Domestic Imaginary .........379

Sonic Cosmopolitanisms .........064

When a House Is Not a Home: Black Women and the Limits of Racial Belonging .........381

Women's Early Encounters with the Americas: Home and Empire .........382

Performing Home: Parasites, Affects, and Proximities .........383

Race and the Politics of the University .........384

America's Test Kitchen: Food and Foodways .........385

Haunting Homes: Memory and Displacement .........386

Utopian Activity at the Fin de siècle as a Search for Home .........387

For the Embattled: The Paradoxes of Home and Homelessness .........388

Home on the Run: Fugitivity, Marronage, Homelessness .........389

8:30 am

Book Exhibit (Sunday) .........390

9:00 am

Business Meeting: Students' Committee .........391

Business Meeting: Minority Scholars Committee .........392

10:00 am

House Poor: Debt and the Financialization of Racialized Communities .........393

We Are (Not) At Home: Indigeneity, Race, and Gender in Hawai'i and the Diaspora .........394

Challenging Settler Space Making .........395

Engineering Sonic Worlds .........396

Race and the Uses of Disability .........397

Women on the Verge .........398

Homeless, Fugitive, Revolutionary: On Movement and Race .........399

Revisiting 1970s Feminisms .........400

Racialized Violence and Disavowal .........401

States of Vulnerability: Citizenship, Trauma, and Crisis .........402

International Committee Talkshop IV: Centering American Studies Abroad: The Obama Institute for Transnational American Studies .........403

Home: Gender's Impact on the Stakes of Place and Strategies of Mobility .........404

Provincializing Trans .........405

Fractured Subjects: Gender, Class, and Sexuality in the Bakken Oil Boom NOTE: This session has been cancelled..........406

Home/Not Home: Distance Education As a Means of Centering American Studies In Our Students .........407

The Grounding and Groundedness of Algorithms: Race, Place, Power, and American Studies Work .........408

12:00 pm

Home and Harbor: Spatial Stories of Policing, Dispossession, and Repair .........409

Women in Circulation: Body, Image, and Text in Transit .........410

Carceral Logics .........411

Decolonizing Home .........412

Technologies of the Interior .........413

Ambivalent Homecomings .........414

Home Movies: Cinematic Temporalities of the Domestic .........415

Obscene Aesthetics .........416

Can You Feel It?: Power, Redistribution, Liberation, and the Politics of Fear .........417

Troubled Homelands: The Limits of Citizenship .........418

Big Brother, Where Aren't Thou?: Big Data and Surveillance .........419

Race, Property, and Place .........420

East Coast/West Coast Imaginaries in Mid-Twentieth-Century Popular Culture .........421

Sex and Homemaking on New Frontiers .........422

Homes Denied: Migration and Labor in a U.S.-Mexico

Borderlands Region .........423

Book Exhibit Dismantling (Sunday) .........424

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