Austria's Young Americanists'
Colloquium for Emerging Scholars

9.30–10.45am CEST  |  3.30–4.30am EDT  |  0.30–1.45am PDT  |  5.30–6.45pm AEST

Opening Remarks
Nicole Haring (University of Graz)

The Representation of Age and Masculinities in US Blank Fiction
Filippo Bagnasco (University of Graz)

The Politics of Lunar Mining
Johannes Vith (University of Innsbruck)

11am–noon CEST | 5–6am EDT | 2–3am PDT | 7–8pm AEST

Sylvia Plath's Reconstruction of Vulnerable Selves in Ariel
Julia Machtenberg (University of Bochum)

Young Love: Reading Gender and Identity in Young Adult Literature of the 21st Century
Sandra Tausel (University of Innsbruck)

1–2pm CEST | 7–8am EDT | 4–5am PDT | 9–10pm AEST

"Gentlemen, start your engines, and may the best woman win!" Drag, Drag Queens, and the Performance of Gender on RuPaul's Drag Race
Lea Stojanovic (University of Graz)

The Role of Social Media in Endometriosis Treatment
Alekszandra Rokvity (University of Graz)

2.15–3.30pm CEST | 8.15–9.30am EDT | 5.15–6.30am PDT | 10.15–11.30pm AEST

The Role of American Think Tanks and Area Studies in Constructing Reality: A Case Study of Pakistan
Omair Farooq Khan (University of Pannonia)

American Culture, Civil War History, and Guerilla Warfare
Olga Pinjung (University of Szeged)

If you're interested in joining the AYA discussions, please contact Nicole Haring.

7–8.30pm CEST

Digital Teaching and Learning
during the Pandemic and Beyond

Virtual roundtable featuring

Catherine Walter-Laager, Vice-Rector for Studies and Teaching at the University of Graz
Stefan Vorbach, Vice-Rector for Academic Affairs at the Graz University of Technoloy
Günter Bischof, Marshall Plan Professor of History and Director of the Austrian Studies Center at the University of New Orleans
Barbara Ratzenböck, Senior Scientist at the Center for Inter-American Studies, University of Graz
Laura Hochsteiner, graduate student of translation studies at the University of Graz

moderated by Lea Stojanovic

If you'd like to join the discussion, please contact Nicole Haring.

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