Masculinities on Borders

Event start date
Event start time
10.00
Event end date
Event end time
16.30
Place

Finnish Labour Museum Werstas, address Väinö Linnan aukio 8 and Lenin Museum, address Hämeenpuisto 28

 

 

Organiser(s)

Making Spaces of Justice Across East-West Divide: A Research Project on Migration and Politics of Sexuality (funded by Kone Foundation),
University of Tampere and
the Finnish Labour Museum.

Films and Talks on Male Realities and Images in Finland and Russia
(Project blog: https://blogs.uta.fi/spacesofjustice/)

Registration: www.uta.fi/jkk/en/masculinities/

Programme:

Sat 3 Dec 10.00 –16.15, the Finnish Labour Museum Werstas, address Väinö Linnan aukio 8


Topic I: Memories of War and Peace, and Masculinities

10.00–10.15    
Opening
10.15–10.45    
Film: Post-War Dreams. Director Juhani Haukka, Aalto University
10.45–11.15    
Comments: Juhani Haukka, Aalto University: Towards Another, Remembering Together – Documentary Film as a Potential Space of Memory
11.15–11.45    
Aleksandrina Vanke, Institute of Sociology of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow: Masculine Memory and Emotions: A Case of Afghanistan War Veterans
11.45–12.15   
Ville Kivimäki, University of Tampere: Nocturnal Memories: War and Violence in Nightmares

12.15–13.15    Lunch break


Topic II: Politics of Gender and Sexuality

13.15–13.45    
Jiri Nieminen, University of Tampere: Male Politicians' Performativities of Masculinities and Feminities in Media Publicity
13.45–14.15    
Cai Weaver, University of Helsinki: Being Gay and Being a Man: Negotiating Belonging and Identity in Russia
14.15–14.45    
Tatyana Ryabova, Ivanovo State University: Clash of Masculinities? ‘Putin vs. Obama’ in Contemporary Russian Anti-Americanism

14.45–15.15    Coffee break

15.15–15.45    
Comments: Juhana Suoniemi, Green League: Masculinities in Politics - Experiences of A Male Politician
15.45–16.15        
Masha Godovannaya, Academy of Fine Arts Vienna and Saara Särmä, University of Tampere: Explorations into Politics of Gender and Sexuality in Finland and Russia through Art-based Methods


Sat 3 Dec 17.00–18.15, Lenin Museum, address Hämeenpuisto 28


17.00–17.45    
Svetlana Shuranova, Memorial: Memorial: Not Guilt, but Civic Responsibility
17.45–18.15    
Guided Tour in Lenin Museum
18.15    
Reception, Lenin Museum


Sun 4 Dec 12.00 –16.30, the Finnish Labour Museum Werstas, address Väinö Linnan aukio 8


Topic III: Fatherhood

12.00–13.00    
Film: Boys from Freedom Street. Director Elena Pogrebizhskaya, Moscow

13.00–14.00    Lunch

14.00–15.00    
Film: Daddy Loves You. Director Ninni Rokosa, Tampere
15.00–15.20    
Elena Rozhdestvenskaya, National Research University Higher School of Economics, Moscow: Constructing Fatherhood in the Absence of Prescribed Roles
15.20–15.40        
Ilana Aalto, University of Turku: Fatherhood and Masculinity – Dismantling the Circular Definitions
15.40–16.30    
Roundtable discussion with Ilana Aalto, Elena Pogrebizhskaya, Elena Rozhdestvenskaya
Host: Iiris Ruoho, University of Tampere

 

 

Additional information

For more information, please contact:

Essi Katila, essi.katila@uta.fi