Post-Apocalyptic Narratives




Syllabi and Schedules

for Fall 2017 (08/14/17)-(12/08/17)

Thursday Evening




Doom Crew 2018 Abstract Titles

  • Chris R

  • WoW, What a Great Resume?: Leadership Qualities in World of Warcraft

  • Emilee P

  • One Fish, Two Fish, Red: Building Resilience in Children through Sci-fi and Fantasy stories

  • Matt H

  • My Reseach has Jets!: Exploring Barthes' Enigmas and fan based exhalation of DC comics and Television

  • Justin S

  • VR> IRL ;)?... Nope OMG!: How Ready Player One Forefronts Debord's Spectacle

  • Makaley R

  • Growing Out of the Glass Slipper: Live-Action of Fairy Tales and How They Change the Concepts

PCA National 2018:

Submission deadline by Oct 1st

Conference date: March 28-31

Place: Indianapolis, IN
Last FURC at FAU, February 2017


  • Brandon Shephard
    Poster Presentation Title: "The Furious Road to Ozploitation: Examining the Culture Stereotypes within Mad Max: Fury Road

  • Nykholas Quinones
    Poster Presentation Title: "Dancing in the Dark: The Conflict of Romantic and Sentimental Ideas in the Internet Apocalypse Trilogy"

  • Abraham "Eli" Mullican
    Poster Presentation Title: "Artful Stealing and Convergent Dodging: Analyzing Divergent and Converent Thinking in Creative Control, Temp Music, and Stealing Like an Artist"

  • Robyn Tilley
    Poster Presentation Title: "That's Pretty Ugly: How Uglies Confronts Plastic Surgery As a Necessity in Youth"

Short Films

New Stories

Exercises

Documents

Articles

Poster Presentation Example

Prezitation Examples

Doom Crew 2017 Abstracts: Subjects and Theories

Name Story/Narrative Theory
Title
Kurt Penca Star Trek Franchise Utopia Erosion United Federation of Identity Politics: The Changes in Utopian Idealism from the Original Series to Star Trek: Beyond and its Newest Edition, Discovery
Nykholas Quinones ?? Romantic vs. Sentimental Dancing in the Dark: The Conflict of Romantic and Sentimental Ideas in the Internet Apocalypse Trilogy
Brandon Shepard Mad Max Franchise Ozploitation The Furious Road to Ozploitation: Examining the Culture Stereotypes within Mad Max: Fury Road
Jacob McMullen The Talos Principle Game Based Learning Afterlife or Trancendence: How The Talos Principle Uses Principles of Game-Based Learning to Intrigue the Playeryt
Sierra Zeiders Gattaca and others Transhumanism Build-abear...or..Build-a-baby: Examining Transhumanism in Science Fiction from Gattaca to Star Trek: INto Darkness
Sevan McBride The 100 and Between "New Adult" Genre (Apocalyptic) Fighting Civilization, Not Acne: The New Adult Genre and Twentysomethings in The Between and The 100
Rodney Rich Wayward Pines Incest/Taboo Keeping it in the Family: Examining the Changing Portrayal of Incest within Wayward Pines and Game of Thrones
Tom Foster Edge of Tomorrow and ARQ Dark Humor and Comedic Relief Malicious Humorous Death: How Edge of Tomorrow and ARQ Explore Death and Dying through Dark Comedy
Brandon Hare Fallout 4 Marc Prensky, Digital Natives I'll Stop the World: Using Prensky to explore RPG's Influence on Increasing Procrastination in Gamer Culture
Jon Howard Superman, (1978) Superman Returns, and Batman vs. Superman DSM 5: Sociopaths Superman's Dawn of Sociopathic Injustice: How the DSM's New Criteria Diagnoses Superman as a Sociopath
Joanna Thompson The True Meaning of Smekday Prejudice Let's be Friends: Prejudice in The True Meaning of Smekday
Eli Mullican Marvel Cinematic Universe Divergent and Convergent Thinking Artful Stealing and Convergent Dodging: Analyzing Divergent and Converent Thinking in Creative Control, Temp Music, and Stealing Like an Artist

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