Netzwerk Alltagsgeschichte Tagungen

Everyday Stories. Rethinking Alltagsgeschichte from a Transnational Perspective

Closing Conference at Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen

June 12-14, 2015

Conference Program (Stand: 01.06.2015)

Friday, June 12, 2015

15.00-15.30 Welcome and Introduction

  • You Jae Lee (University of Tübingen)
  • Barbara Lüthi (University of Cologne)

15.30-18.00 Afternoon Session // Panel I: Colonialism from Below

  • Silvan Niedermeier (University of Erfurt)
    "Pictures, Frames, and Silences: The Potentials and Limits of Reading U.S. Soldiers' Photo Albums of the Philippine-American War"
  • Itagaki Ryuta (University of Doshisha, Kyoto)
    "Imperial History seen from 'Below': Reading Three Diaries in Colonial Korea"

18:30 Stocherkahn (punt) Trip on the Neckar river
Meeting Point: Anlegestelle Hölderlinturm

20:00 Dinner at Restaurant Forelle

Saturday, June 13, 2015

9.00-13.00 Morning Session // Panel II: Creating Knowledge

  • Sebastian Jobs (FU Berlin)
    "Much ado about nothing? White Fright over Slave Insurrections 1802"
  • Angelika Epple (University of Bielefeld)
    "Doing comparisons. Globalization from below around 1900"

-- 11.30-11.45 Coffee Break

  • Isabel Richter (Berlin)
    "India - At first sight. Self-narratives of travelers to India from the transnational youth cultures in the long 1960s"

13.00-15.00 Lunch, Catering at Schloss Hohentübingen

15.00-17.30 Afternoon Session // Panel III: The Life and Culture of Objects

  • Dominique Grisard (University of Basel)
    "Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed, Something Pink. A Transnational History of 'Fairness' in Little Girl Princess Culture"
  • Bahar Gürsel (Middle East Technical University, Ankara)
    "Lothar Meggendorfer's Mechanical Picture Books: (Un)celebrated Objects of Late Nineteenth-Century Everyday Life"

17.30-17.45 Coffee Break
17.45-19.00 Network Meeting

19.30 Dinner and Closing-Party at Koreanistik Tübingen, Wilhelmstr. 133, 72074 Tübingen

Sunday, June 14, 2015

9.00-11.30 Morning Session // Panel IV: Work and Profession

  • Jadwiga E. Pieper Mooney (University of Arizona)
    "Men of Science meet Women in Need: Doctors, Demographers, and Debates over Family Plannung in Cold War Chile"
  • Alexandra Oeser (University of Paris Ouest - Nanterre)
    "From Saint Jean de la Rivière to Chicago: Images of Work and Masculinities in a Global Fight for Work"

11.30-11.45 Coffee Break

11.45-13.00 Closing Session // Comments

  • Alf Lüdtke (University of Erfurt)
  • Jehuda Jakubowski-Jeshay (European University Viadrina)
  • Annelie Schalm (Hannover)
  • Juliane Wenke (University of Erfurt)
  • Ute Wrocklage (Hamburg)

13.00 Departure

Conference Venue

Schloss Hohentübingen
Burgsteige 11
72070 Tübingen

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