Annual Conference 2018

25.10.2018 - 2018-10-27

Studying East and Southeast Europe as Area Studies:
Paradigms - Themes - Methods for the 21st Century

The Fifth Annual Conference of the Graduate School for East and Southeast European Studies will take place in Munich 25-27 October 2018.

The conference language will be English.

 

Preliminary Programme

Thursday, 25 October

17:00 – 18:30

Opening Keynote: Diane P. Koenker (London)
Encounters with Others: Tourism and the Internationalization of Soviet Cuisine

18:30-19:45

Spaces of Entanglement and Perception in Eurasia
(Panel)

 

Friday, 26 October

9:15 – 10:45

Transcontinental Projects and their Premises
(Panel)

10:45 – 12:00

Travelling Genres and Transnational Imaginations in the Arts
(Panel)

13:30 - 14:45

Language Practices in a Dynamic World
(Panel)

15:00 - 16:15

Performativity and Cultural Adaptation
(Panel)

16:15 - 17:30

Production and Circulation of Knowledge in a Transnational World
(Panel)

17:45 - 19:00

Keynote: Frank Hadler (Leipzig)
How to Study Eastern Europe as a Global Area

 

Saturday, 27 October

9:15 - 10:30

Area Studies from an Everyday Perspective
(Panel)

10:30-11:45

Studying Areas from a Social Sciences Perspective
(Panel)

12:00 - 13:30

Concluding Discussion

 

The detailed programme will be communicated in due course.

 

Time: Thursday, 25 October 2018, 5 p.m. - Saturday, 27 October 2018, 2 p.m.

Venue: Historisches Kolleg, Kaulbachstraße 15, 80539 Munich (Germany)

Registration: Please register until 7 October 2018 via email to info-gsoses [at] lmu.de.

 

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