Thursday, 27 December
127. Narrative, Spectacle, and the Human in Contemporary War Discourses
8:45–10:00 p.m., Acapulco, Hyatt Regency
A special session
Presiding: C. Brook Miller, Univ. of Minnesota, Morris
1. “Peacekeeping Narratives of Africa: Global Humanitarianism, Protection, and the Politics of Insecurity,” Heike Harting, Univ. of Montreal
2. “The Media and the Face of the Terrorist,” Jennifer R. Ballengee, Towson Univ.
3. “Representing Operation Iraqi Freedom: Warrior Narratives and the Spectacle of Combat,” Jason T. McEntee, South Dakota State Univ.