Remembering Activism: The Cultural Memory of Protest in Europe


11 - 12 July 2022

Duygu Erbil organising MSA Online Panels on Memory and Activism, Ann Rigney and Clara Vlessing moderating

Panel 1: Justice, Memory and Activism (10:00 – 12:00 CET)

Looking at the relationship between memorialisation and contentious politics, this panel focuses on the discourses and practices of justice, and the challenges these face.

Andrea Hepworth (Victoria University of Wellington)
Duygu Erbil (Utrecht University)
Eva Rüskamp (University of Freiburg)

Moderator: Ann Rigney (Utrecht University)

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Panel 2: Gender, Memory and Activism (12:00 – 14:00 CET)

This panel explores the gendered processes of cultural, artistic, and socio-political practices in the dynamics between memory and activism.

Hannah Katalin Grimmer (University of Kassel)
Pauline Stoltz (Aalborg University)
Tebessüm Yılmaz (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin)

Moderator: Clara Vlessing (Utrecht University)

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