13 Dec Open seminar: Body and mind in aging, Joensuu

Time: 13.12.2017 at 9:00–12:00 (in English)

Place: University of Eastern Finland (UEF), Joensuu campus, Agora building, room AG101, address: Yliopistokatu 4

The seminar is organized by the DemOldCult research project at the UEF School of Humanities.

All interested are welcome! Seminar is free and open to all interested. No pre-registration required.

 

9:00       Opening of the seminar

9:15       Post Doc Researcher Elisa Virkola, University of Tampere: Body, objects and autonomy in the everyday
life of a person with dementia

10:15     Associate Professor Marja-Liisa Keinänen, University of Stockholm:
Old Age, Body, and Changing Religion. Elderly Women’s religious expertise in Russian Orthodox Karelia during the 20th Century

11:15      Professor Maija Könönen, UEF: Dementia Narratives in Contemporary Russian Literature

                             12:00      Lunch break/lounastauko

Seminar language in the afternoon programme is Finnish.

13:00      FT Marja Sorvari, UEF: Miehet ja ikääntyminen venäläisessä Men's Health -lehdessä

13:40      FT Sinikka Vakimo, UEF: Ruumiillisuuden ulottuvuuksia kulttuurigerontologiassa

14:20      FM Anna Kinnunen, UEF: Tylsistyvä mieli, ehtyvä ruumis. Merkintöjä vanhuudesta 1930-luvun psykiatrisissa sairauskertomuksissa

                             15:00      kahvitauko

15:20      FM Mari Jolkkonen, UEF: Kosketus iäkkäiden kotihoidossa

16:00      FT Jyrki Pöysä, UEF: Muisti, maisema ja ruumis

                             16:40      Seminaarin päätöskeskustelu

 

Further information: Ms. Maija Könönen, maija.kononen(at)uef.fi, tel. +358 50 442 2760.

 



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