Project overview: PATTERNS & Impossible Dialogues (2016)

New edition: May 26th & May 27th

The first session of Impossible Dialogues
Overview of the project and program surrounding PATTERNS/Impossible Dialogues. The program fills an existing gap in knowledge production from within & about Central and Eastern Europe in the social sciences, arts and history, specifically in light of the recent socialist past.

Queerly There? Queer Art in Czech and Slovak Context

Thursday May 26th, 16:00 - 17:30

Lecture Queerly There? Queer Art in Czech and Slovak Context, by Zuzana Štefková

Impossible Dialogues 2: Contested memories, conflicting presences

Thursday May 26h, 20:00 - 22:00

Speaker Alevtina Kakhidze at first edition of Impossible Dialogues, April 9th 2016
Second edition of Impossible Dialogues, a long-term interdisciplinary research project which focuses on the differences between memories/heritage of Eastern and Western Europe.

Exhibition: Voices Outside the Echo Chamber

April 29th - June 3rd, 2016

Exhibition program Voices Outside the Echo Chamber: Questioning Myths, Facts and Framings of Migration, curated by Katayoun Arian

Questioning representations of migration in artistic practice

Wednesday June 1st, 19:30 - 21:00

Angela Anderson - [filmstill] - The Sea between You and Me (2016)
A dialogue with artist Angela Anderson, on dealing with and rethinking representations related to the subject of migration. Furthermore, curator Katayoun Arian will explain her curatorial decisions for this exhibition.

Lecture: Contested sites, contaminated landscapes and Eastern-European ‘bloodlands’

Friday May 27th, 17:00 - 19:00, AUC

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Lecture by Roma Sendyka (Associate Professor, Krakow), on memorial sites: the ones that fulfil the requirements to be memorialized..