In Media Res - The Handmaid's Tale

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May 1, 2017 to May 5, 2017
Georgia, United States
Subject Fields: 
Communication, Journalism and Media Studies, Literature, Popular Culture Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies

This week's In Media Res theme focus is the Hulu television series The Handmaid's Tale (May 1 - 5).


Here is the lineup:


Monday, May 1 - Deborah James (Governors State University) presents "Binge-watching dystopia: The Handmaid's Tale."


Tuesday, May 2 - Sarah Arnold (Maynooth University) presents "When news and drama compete for time: The Handmaid's Tale's release."


Wednesday, May 3 - Rosemary Johnsen (Governors State University) presents "The Handmaid's Tale as historical fiction."


Thursday, May 4 - Sharon Lauricella (University of Ontario Institute of Technology) presents "Hulu, Atwood, and The Handmaid's Tale."


Friday, May 5 - Kevin P. McDonald (California State Northridge) presents "Disruptive Disjunctions and The Handmaid's Tale on Hulu."


Theme week organized by Deborah James (Governors State University).


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