Baylor University was well represented at the 59th Annual American Studies of America (ASAT) Conference, held at Sam Houston State University, November 12-14, 2015.
Drs. Cassy Burleson, Mia Moody-Ramirez, and Liz Fassih, an American Studies Graduate Student, presented the following research papers:
- “Contextualizing Creative Research” by Burleson
- “Discourse Analysis of the Top Rachel Dolezal Internet Memes” by Moody-Ramirez
- “The Connotative Differences between Iranians and Persians in the U.S.” by Fassih
- “Spanning the Decades: An Analysis of Monica Lewinsky’s Image Restoration Strategies during a 2015 TED Talks Appearance” by Moody-Ramirez, Fassih and Macarena Hernandez