Friday, May 19, 2017

University of Washington Bothell
Activities & Recreation Center (ARC)

Free and open to the public. Please RSVP here>>

Program Schedule 

Welcome and Introduction

9:00-9:15 am

Amoshaun Toft

Susan Harewood

Session 1: Representation, Community, and Normalcy


Mary Jane H. Topash
Exhibiting the (mis)representation of Indigeneity: A look at how Tulalip Tribes is combating stereotypes

Claire Sandoval
Storytelling in English and Spanish as a method to understand social stigma in Peru

Hung Yu "Mitch" Lai 
Production of Hyper-Masculinity in Modern Video Games

Noir Soulkin
So, You Want To Be Normal, Ey?

Session 2: Discourse, Education, Equity and Access


Alison K. Schmidt
Environmental Justice

Namita Paul
ADHD Diagnosis and Experience: A Societal Perspective

Krystal LE Reed
A Clubfoot Cure? Facebook Communities of Care and The Ponseti Discourse

Lunch and Roundtable Discussions


Session 3: Postcapitalist Politics and Embodiment


Katie Waller
Teaching and Transformation in Neoliberal Times

Asaya Plumly
Actually, This Is Why We Play: Basketball as a Transformational and Transgressive Activity, or
"Leave Us the Fuck Alone": Basketball Beyond Contestation and into Collective Social Life


Ruth Sawyer
Centering Love in Finance: Returning the Heart to Economic Structures

Kelly A. George
Embodying the Decolonization of Environmental Discourse

Session 4: Creative Resistance and Silenced Bodies


Victoria Wettmarshausen
"What color is your theory?" Solidarity building and the role of poetry in U.S. feminisms

Meshell Sturgis
Mixed Race Rebels in Comix

huda talaat sarhan
Unknown Narratives: Representation, Journalism, and a Lens through Oppression

Fishbowl Discussion   



4:00-5:00 pm


UW Bothell directions and campus map

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