Join us for The Posthumanities Hub Seminar on Queer Death Aesthetics, which takes place on 27th May at 13:15 – 15:00 CEST and is organised in collaboration with The Eco- and Bioart Lab. The speakers are: Karolina Żyniewicz (University of Warsaw, PL) and Jacob B. Riis (Aarhus University, DK). For more details, also on how …
When: DEADLINE for abstracts extended until May 21, 2021; completed drafts due November 1, 2021. Where: Contact Jesse Peterson <firstname.lastname@example.org> or Natashe Lemos Dekker <email@example.com> or Phil Olson <firstname.lastname@example.org> Invitation The third and final plate of mushroom risotto arrived. I was seated with Natashe and Philip, the night before we were to convene and discuss …
Whatever. A Transdisciplinary Journal of Queer Theories and Studies (https://whatever.cirque.unipi.it/) is inviting submissions for short contributions (500-2000 words) to be collected in a multi-authored article entitled “What do we talk about when we talk about queer death?”. The article will introduce the themed section Queer thanatologies (edited by A.C. Corradino, C. Dell’Aversano, R. Langhi and …
We are delighted to say that the special issue of the journal Australian Feminist Studies focused on the topic of “Queer Death Studies” and co-edited by Marietta Radomska, Tara Mehrabi and Nina Lykke, has finally been published. The issue contains contributions by QDS scholars: Patricia MacCormack, Marietta Radomska, Tara Mehrabi, Stine Willum Adrian, Margrit Shildrick, Hema’ny Molina Vargas, Camila Marambio and Nina Lykke. The collection …
NEWS via InterGender, Consortium and Research School in Interdisciplinary Gender Studies http://www.Intergender.net For this course PhD students, but also Master’s students are eligible to apply. Title of the Course: Queer Death Studies – Analyzing and Resisting Necropower The recommended accreditation is: 7,5 + 7,5 credits Time: December 8, 2020 Location: Online Deadline …
For all the latest info about the conference, check the official conference website or the tab 'programme' on our website! Official conference hashtag: #QueerDeath2019
It is our great pleasure to let you know that the long-awaited special issue of the journal Women, Gender & Research, focused on Queer Death Studies: Coming to Terms with Death, Dying and Mourning Differently, and edited by Marietta Radomska, Tara Mehrabi and Nina Lykke is out now available in OPEN ACCESS here.
Welcome to the seminar "Queer Death Studies: Searching Points of Exit from Hegemonic Narratives" with Professor Margrit Schildrick and Dr. Marietta Radomska. The seminar, held on the 28 of May (D 109) at 13-16, is organised by the Disgust Network in collaboration with Crises Redefined: Historical Continuity and Societal Change. Further details below. Seminar “Queer …
An exciting event in Norrköping, Sweden! On 23rd May! Don’t forget to register!
“Queering the Hain – Decolonizing Mourning”: a creative and reflexive writing workshop with Camila Marambio and Nina Lykke
Creative and reflexive writing workshop with
Camila Marambio, Monash University, Australia
Nina Lykke, Linköping University
QUEERING THE HAIN – DECOLONIALIZING MOURNING
An invitation to gather and ask the unthinkable
May 23, 2019, 10-15
Venue: Linköping University: Campus Norrköping.
Building: Kopparhammaren, Norra Grytgatan, Entrance 10A, Floor 2, room KO22.
Registration: Please register with name, address/affiliation and e-mail, at the latest May 20, to email@example.com (max 20 participants)
Through creative writing, listening exercises, and sharing of reflections, the workshop will question the Hain and other similar ceremonies, as they are understood through the anthropological material that represents them.
The workshop will take as a point of departure an introduction to the Hain, as it appears in the anthropological/ethnological literature, then move through stories told by descendants of those performing the last Hain in the early 20th century, and to the implied layers of “lostness” and the task of translation and decolonializing.
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Organizers: Natashe Lemos Dekker (University of Amsterdam and Leiden University Medical Center) and Jesse D Peterson (KTH Royal Institute of Technology) Place: Environmental Humanities Laboratory, Division of History of Science, Technology, and Environment, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden Dates: September 26-27, 2019 Description Death is often assumed to arrive when heart and lungs stop. Yet, sometimes the borders between life …