2 Dec Opening seminar: Borders, mobilities and cultural encounters research area (BOMOCULT), Joensuu

BOMOCULT Opening Seminar

Time: 2 December, 2014

Venue: University of Eastern Finland, Joensuu Campus, Educa building, auditorium E100, address: Tulliportinkatu 1, Joensuu

Programme

9.00–9.30 Introduction to BOMOCULT

9.30–10.30 Professor Tina K. Ramnarine, Royal Holloway, University of London, UK: 
Ethnographic Reflections on Musical Performance, European Integration and Interculturalism

10.30–10.45 Coffee break

10.45–11.45 Professor Victor Konrad, Carleton University, Canada: 
Encountering Culture in a World of Borders and Flows

11.45–12.30 Lunch break (own expence)

12.30–13.30 Professor Henk van Houtum, University Nijmegen (The Netherlands) & Bergamo (Italy):
Remapping EU's Borderlands: Envisioning the Border as Resourceful Threshold

13.30–14.30 Professor Daniele Monticelli, University of Tallinn, Estonia:
Between Spaces: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Borders and Translation

14.30–15.00 Coffee break

15.00–16.00 Professor Johanna Laakso, University of Vienna, Austria:
Language Borders and Cultural Encounters: A Linguistic View on Interdisciplinarity in the Research of Intercultural Contacts

16.00–17.00 Professor Vladimir Kolossov, Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia: TBA

17.00–17.30 Final discussion

Further information >> www.uef.fi/en/kansainvalisen-huipputason-tutkimusalueet

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Publishing year: 2014

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