Wednesday 19th October


 ROOM 0.1

 ROOM 1.3




MONIKA BEDNAREK, Language and Representation in Indigenous-Authored Television

CHAIR: Carmen Gregori-Signes


PANEL 1    (SALÓN DE GRADOS · 10:40-12:10)

PANEL 2    (ROOM 0.1 · 10:40-12:10)

PANEL 3    (ROOM 1.3 · 10:40-12:10)

Mercedes Díez-Prados and Ana B. Cabrejas-Peñuelas, Co-Construction of Gender Roles through Character Interaction in the Most-Watched TV Series: The Case of Daenerys and Tokio

Brian Goss, Mad Men (2007-2015) and the Road to Ideologised Capitalist Transcendence

Alicia Ricart Vayá and Miguel Ángel Jordán Enamorado, Analysis of Gender Differences Regarding the Use of Metadiscourse Markers in the Doctor-Patient Interaction of Two American TV Series

Sonia Maria Melchiorre, The "Spare-Me-The Word Strategy" in Mainstream TV Series: Scriptwriting, Censorship and LGBT+ Audiences

Andrea Bernardelli, Watchmen: History, Fiction, and Contemporaneity

Olivia Badoi, Putting a Stake through the Heart of the Issue: Rewriting the Vampire Narrative in the Context of The Black Lives Matter Movement

Andreea Rosca, How Cognitive Linguistics can Help us Decode Phrasal Verbs

Carolina Toscano, Transgressive Mothering in Working Moms

Tamara Drummond, From Hart to Hart to Vampire Diaries and Blindspot: (Gender) Identities in American TV Series

CHAIR: Sergio Maruenda-Bataller


CHAIR: Barry Pennock-Speck


CHAIR: Begoña Clavel-Arroitia






COFFEE BREAK 12:10-12:40






PANEL 4    (SALÓN DE GRADOS · 12:40-14:10)

PANEL 5    (ROOM 0.1 · 12:40-14:10)

PANEL 6     (ROOM 1.3 · 12:40-14:10)

Christoph A. Buettner, Domestic Work as a Driver of Gendered Inequalities: MAID (U.S.A., Netflix 2021)

Carmen Maíz-Arévalo, Out and Proud! A Pragmalinguistic Analysis of Fictional and Real Coming Out Speeches

José Antonio Calañas Continente, Greenwashing, MeToo-washing, Pink-washing, BLM-washing: Political Correctness, Sensitivity and Rewriting Stories

Nieves Alberola, From Rags to Riches or Vice Versa? Food, Poverty and Gender in Wisteria Lane

Sally Burgess and Sheila María Doniz Linares, Fictional DTVSs as Data for Undergraduate Studies of Socio-Pragmatic and Linguistic Stereotyping

Paola Attolino, Turning "Diversity" into "Normality": The Idea of "Afroitalianness" in the Netflix Series Zero


Timothy Ryan Day, I See a Damaged Planet: Biosemiotics and Reconstituting the Human through Shakespeare in Station Eleven

María Concepción Brito-Vera and María Luz González-Rodríguez, Crossings and Assemblages of Matter and the Visual in the TV Series Hierro

CHAIR: Noemí Barrera-Rioja


CHAIR: Mercedes Díez-Prados


CHAIR: Andreea Rosca

LUNCH BREAK 14:10-16:00

PANEL 7    (SALÓN DE ACTOS · 16:00-17:30)

PANEL 8    (ROOM 0.1 · 16:00-17:30)


Guillermo Martinez, A Statistical Insight into Script-Level Gender Characterization in Streaming TV Series

Joanna Byszuk and Bartłomiej Kunda, Coping Strategies Used by Male Young Adults in Contemporary TV Series


Sezen Kayhan, Hinted Homosexuality: Censorship and Control over Turkish Netflix Originals

Angelo Sollano, From Artificial Feelings through Suffered Womanhood to the Awareness of Being Superior: The (Linguistic) Evolution of Maeve Millay in Westworld


Antonio Rivera Arnaldos, Transcultural Narratives: The Case of Spanish "Anime" TV Series

Albert Martí Ferrer, 'The Waldo Moment' and How Populist Discourse Is Built


CHAIR: José Santaemilia-Ruíz


CHAIR: Claudia Alonso-Recarte


17:40-18:40 PLENARY SESSION 
THOMAS MESSERLI, Seriously Funny: The Margins of Humour in Netflix Stand-Up Comedy Specials

CHAIR: Carmen Gregori-Signes


Thursday 20th October

PANEL 9    (SALÓN DE ACTOS · 9:00-10:30)

PANEL 10    (ROOM 0.1 · 9:00-10:30)

PANEL 11    (ROOM 1.3 · 9:00-10:30)

Mariana Schwartz, Dressing a Feminist Dystopia: The Costume Design of Station Eleven

Eulàlia Rubio Panadès, Adult Material: Sexual Violence Representation After #MeToo

Isabel Córdoba Párraga, Attitudinal Positioning in Sexist Humour: Buffy the Vampire Slayer

Andrea Sofía Regueira Martín, "There are Millennials who are like 40": Gen Z and Precarious Transitions to Adulthood in Hacks

Noemí Barrera-Rioja, How to Get Away with Rape: Privilege and Consent on Anatomy of a Scandal

Noelia Marques-Cobeta, Homosexuality and Humour: Analysing Stereotypes

Anna Bílá, The Multi-Diverse Character of Why Women Kill: A Semiotic Approach

Verena Minow, Conceptualisations of Fatherhood in The Mandalorian

Jacopo Pinna and Raimonda Collegiani, Compliments in Sitcoms: Communication between Women and Men in The Big Bang Theory and How I Met Your Mother

CHAIR: Cristina Santaemilia  


CHAIR: Dina Pedro


CHAIR: Patricia Palomino-Manjón

ROBERTA PIAZZA, The Ideological Fictionality of Documentary Series on Gypsies and Travellers

CHAIR: Sergio Maruenda-Bataller


COFFEE BREAK 11:40-12:10

PANEL 12   (SALÓN DE ACTOS · 12:10-13:40)

PANEL 13    (ROOM 0.1 · 12:10-13:40)

PANEL 14    (ROOM 1.3 · 12:10-13:40)

Ángel Mateos-Aparicio Martín-Albo, 'No Planet for Old Men': Anti-Boomer Sentiment and the Representation of the Aged in Altered Carbon

Jorge Martínez-Lucena, The Clinic of Emptiness in the TV Series Euphoria

Maria T. Soto-Sanfiel and Isabel Villegas Simón, LGTBIQ+ Activism in the Creation of Characters for TV Series

Sara Corrizzato and Silvia Cavalieri, "A house is much more than a home. It's family": The Linguistic Construction of Black LGBTQ Identities in Pose

Pilar Illanes Vicioso, Shifting Docility in Hegemonic Male Bodies in Euphoria

Javier Acevedo, Queer Virtuality: Identity and Exile in Élite's Online Community

Joanna Byszuk, What Makes a Captain: Quantitative Analysis of Discourses of Power across Star Trek Series

Laura Calvo Gens, Gazing the Desires of Images: Subversions and Revisions through the Visual and Cultural References of Euphoria

Roberto Huertas Gutiérrez, The Aesthetic of Fanfic and Queer Renegotiations on Historical TV: The Case of Our Flag Means Death and Dickinson

CHAIR: Sonia Melchiorre


CHAIR: Ana B. Cabrejas-Peñuelas


CHAIR: Joaquín Primo-Pacheco

LUNCH BREAK 13:40-16:00

PANEL 15    (SALÓN DE ACTOS · 16:00-17:30)

PANEL 16    (ROOM 0.1 · 16:00-17:30)

Sofia Duarte, "When things fall apart, we find out who we really are": Human-Animal Hybridity in Netflix's Sweet Tooth (2021-)

Cristina Santaemilia, "This was my Heartstopper": Fandom Queering and Canon Queerbaiting in Supernatural (2005-2020), Merlin (2008-2012), and Sherlock (2010-2017)

Cristina M. Tello, "Hello, I'm fat, You know?": Exploring the Televisual Characterisation of Annie Easton in Shrill

Valeria Franceschi and Valentina Romanzi, Parental Androids: An Analysis of Non-Normative Care Discourse in Contemporary Televised Science Fiction

Diana Ortega Martín, Affects, Effects, and Impacts: The Role of Social Inequality in Shane Meadows' The Virtues (2019)

María Ángeles Toda Iglesia, Character Formulas and Gender Difference: The Female Helper in CBS's Elementary

CHAIR: Carmen Maíz-Arévalo


CHAIR: Luisa Chierichetti

17:40-18:40 PLENARY SESSION:
ALBERTO N. GARCÍA, Windows or Mirrors? The Battle over Representation in Contemporary TV Series

CHAIR: Joaquín Primo-Pacheco



Friday 21st October

PANEL 17    (SALÓN DE ACTOS · 9:30-11:00)

PANEL 18    (ROOM 0.1 · 9:30-11:00)


Nadia Gil Abadía, The Postfeminist Fantasy in 30 Rock

Marianna Lya Zummo, Framing Diversity in Teen Drama: A Case Study

Rafael Ventura, Understanding LGBTIQ+ Characters in TV Series

Xelo Forés Rossell, Sons of Anarchy: Non-Canonical Shakespearean Fiction as Cultural Activism

Ana I. Barragán-Romero and Maria-Teresa Gordillo-Rodriguez, The Handmaid's Tale: Feminism, Power and Propaganda

Marta Rocchi, Lorenzo Cattani and Guglielmo Pescatore, On-Screen and Off-Screen Gender Equality in European Netflix Productions

CHAIR: Cristina M. Tello


CHAIR: Victor Huertas-Martín


COFFEE BREAK 11:00-11:20

PANEL 19   (SALÓN DE ACTOS · 11:20-12:50)

PANEL 20    (ROOM 0.1 · 11:20-12:50)

Reinhold Viehoff, "History in TV series is: male" - A Look at TV Series on History and Their Protagonists

Paola Brembilla, Social Responsibility or Woke-Washing? Strategies of Inclusiveness in Italian TV Series

Kristyn Gorton and Sarah Lahm, Gender and Narrative Complexity in the Half-Hour Television Drama

Romana Andò and Maria Elena Alampi, A Girls' Eye-View: Exploring Girlhood Media Representations through the Lens of Italian Female Adolescence

María Luisa Cerdán Bermejo, Townsend's Comedy-Drama Adapted for a TV Series

Stefania Antonioni and Chiara Checcaglini, New Girls: Italian Teen Series Challenging Conventional Representations

CHAIR: Sofía Duarte


CHAIR: Miguel Fuster-Márquez

13:00-14:00 PLENARY SESSION:
BRETT MILLS, The Species Problem: Animals, Animation and Representation

CHAIR: Claudia Alonso-Recarte








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