Sunday, 10:15–11:30 a.m., 302, JW Marriott
Prison Politics: Today’s Testimonies of the Americas in Contact
A special session. Presiding: John Maddox IV, Univ. of Alabama, Birmingham
1. “Doors without Knobs: Entering Women’s Prisons in Orange Is the New Black and Cela Forte Mulher,” John Maddox IV
2. “Maternity behind Bars: Portraits of Prison Life in Adriana Lestido’s Mujeres presas (1991–93) and Luiz Santos’s Female Prison: Mothers in Despair (2009),” Karin Davidovich, Franklin and Marshall Coll.
3. “Tales of Crime and Punishment: An Inter-American Perspective—Werner Herzog’s Into the Abyss and Maria Augusta Ramos’s Justiça,” Emanuelle K. F. Oliveira-Monte, Vanderbilt Univ.