Tematické konference

Nostalgia in Contemporary Culture

4. – 5. 6. 2018, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark


Inside, Outside, and in Between: Institutionalization in Music History

6. – 8. 6. 2018, Helsinki


DISCO! An Interdisciplinary Conference

21. – 23. 6. 2018University of Sussex

From its origins as a New York City subculture amongst gay, black and Latino/Latina practitioners, and its transition into the mainstream, to its subsequent lives across international scenes, disco poses pivotal questions about the entanglements of art, industry, identity, and community. Disco is the site of many significant and lasting debates in popular culture, including those surrounding the figures of the DJ and the diva, the status and significance of dancing bodies, the tension between what is authentic and what is synthetic, and the historic maligning of society’s others. Pokračování textu

Yugoslavia and the Global 1968: Contexts, Perspectives, Echoes, doctoral workshop

29. 8. – 1. 9. 2018, Pula


Writing the noise: the politics and history of subcultural music

6. – 7. 9. 2018, University of Reading Pokračování textu

Commodification of History: The Past as Source of Entertainment and Commerce

15. – 16. 9. 2018, Praha

Workshop organized by the Imre Kertész Kolleg Jena and the Institute for the Study of Totalitarianism in Prague

In a globalizing world, references to the past as a way of identity formation have become more and more important. Even though the “production” of history is the major field of academic historiography, the past is addressed in many popular contexts that are consumed and appropriated by immense numbers of people. Though the forms in which history is brought to life differ widely, most of them have one feature in common: they promise the distribution of knowledge via entertainment and this is what makes them so popular. Pokračování textu


17. 10. 2018, kino Ponrepo, Praha

konference o výzkumu a spolupráci na poli studia obrazu a vizuální kultury

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