Wednesday, 29 December
624. Other Longings: Nostalgia as Cultural Industry
9:00–10:15 p.m., 307, Philadelphia Marriott
A special session
Session leader: Narin F. Hassan, Georgia Inst. of Tech.
1. “The Exotification of Nostalgia or the Nostalgiafication of Exotica?” Edward K. Chan, Kennesaw State Univ.
2. “Incidental Nostalgia: Temporality, Kitsch, and the Scopitone Jukebox,” Amy Herzog, Queens Coll., City Univ. of New York
3. “Commodifying Longing: eBay as Nostalgia Machine,” Patricia Ventura, Georgia Inst. of Tech.