Seminar 08 Oct 2007

Autumn Seminar of the Finnish Graduate School for Russian and Eastern
European Studies

8.10.2007 at the Aleksanteri Institute, Uninoninkatu 33 Lecture Hall, 3rd floor


10.00 - 10.15 Opening of the seminar

10.15 - 11.15 Sensitive topics and conflicting interests: anthropological research
on the Baltic borders of Russia

Laura Assmuth Adjunct professor, Academy researcher, University of Helsinki,
department of sociology

11.15 - 12.15 Memory in Transition or Memory of the Transition? Personal and
theoretical comments on oral history in post-socialist times

Andrea Petö Prof. Dr. Habil. Equal Opportunity and Gender Studies Center,
Miskolc University and Central European University (Budapest)

12.15 - 13.30 Lunch break

13.30 - 14.30 Multipositionality - a methdological challenge to post-socialist area studies
Aino Saarinen Adjunct professor, Senior researcher, University of Helsinki,
Aleksanteri Institute

14.30 - 14.45 Coffee

14.45 - 15.45 Discussion

Seminar programme (pdf)