Workshop: Contested Spaces

Event start date
Event start time
10.30
Event end date
Event end time
16.15
Place

Pinni B0016

Organiser(s)

Research Group on Spatial Studies and Environmental Humanities, Plural Research Centre (COMS)

Programme

10:30-12:00 Guest lecture
• Ana Sobral, “Urban Sites of Resistance in Rap” 

12:00-13:15 Lunch         

13:15-14:30 Session 1: Contested Urban Spaces
• Withold Bonner, “Contesting Stereotype Images of Istanbul: The Novel Außer sich (2016) by Sasha Marianna Salzmann” 
Juha Raipola, “The City as a Microcosm: Representing Anthropogenic Planetary Change in Dystopian Fiction”
• Markku Salmela, “Approaching US literature via the Urban Margin” 

14:30-14:45 Coffee break

14:45-16:15 Session 2: Contested Geopolitical Spaces
• Maarit Piipponen, “Maisie’s Mobilities: Geopolitics and Historical Detective Fiction"
• Arja Rosenholm, “The North from the Russian Perspective”
• Eeva Kuikka, “Active and Acting: Arctic Ocean in Yuri Rytkheu’s A Dream in Polar Fog
• Johannes Riquet, “Bloody Arctic: Crime, Geopolitics and Environment in Andrew Okpeaha Maclean’s On the Ice

The workshop is organised by the Research Group on Spatial Studies and Environmental Humanities, Plural Research Centre (COMS). If you would like to participate, please register by e-mail: johannes.riquet@uta.fi.

Lisätietoja antaa:   Johannes Riquet (johannes.riquet@uta.fi)

Additional information

Johannes Riquet (johannes.riquet@uta.fi)