Wednesday, 28 December
184. On TV
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Hemisphere, Washington Hilton
Program arranged by the Discussion Group on Slavic Literatures and Cultures
Presiding: Lilya Kaganovsky, Univ. of Illinois, Urbana
1. “Amateurs of Private Investigation: Women in Russian Television Detective Series,” Olga M. Mesropova, Iowa State Univ.
2. “Death and a Little Love: Mapping the Gender Landscape of Post-Soviet TV,” Brian James Baer, Kent State Univ., Kent
3. “Good Bandits, Bad Bandits: War versus Crime on Post-Soviet TV,” Serguei Alex Oushakine, Columbia Univ.
Respondent: Catharine Theimer Nepomnyashchy, Barnard Coll.