Photos from MAD WORLD: Sex, Politics, Style, and the 1960s, 2/19/2010
Second series

Wednesday, February 24, 2010

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Above left: Alexander Doty links homosexuality on Mad Men to Sex and the Single Girl (1962); Above right: Pat Gill moderates the first panel sporting a vintage dress worn by her mother in the 1960s.

Photos from the MAD WORLD symposium,
February 19, 2010

Lauren Goodlad, director of the Unit, comments on the morning panel. Michael Szalay, visiting keynote from Irvine, looks on.

Above left: Diane Koenker illustrates her discussion of Soviet cold war style with a clip from the 1962 film, Nine Days of One Year (Russian: Девять дней одного года). Above right: University of Wisconsin professor Caroline Levine introduces the second set of panelists.

The symposium concludes with a roundtable featuring short papers by Illinois professors Kent Ono, Jim Hansen, Dianne Harris, Nancy Abelmann, and Irene Small. Jennifer Greenhill (not pictured) introduced.


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