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МЕЖДУНАРОДНАЯ НАУЧНАЯ КОНФЕРЕНЦИЯ: Искусство или документалистика: фотография в новейшей истории России

МЕЖДУНАРОДНАЯНАУЧНАЯКОНФЕРЕНЦИЯ Искусство или документалистика: фотография в новейшей истории России
INTERNATIONAL SCHOLARLY CONFERENCE Art versus Document: Photography in Modern Russian History

https://www.hse.ru/en/war/announcements/196933318.html
1-2 июня / 1-2 June 2017
June 1, 2017.
9:00 AM REGISTRATION (Foyer, 3rd Floor)
9:30 AM PANEL 1: The Role of Photography in Soviet History
Joan Neuberger, University of Texas at Austin, U.S.A. What Else They Are: Thoughts on Historical Photographs
10:00 AM PANEL 2: Early Soviet Photography: Theory and Practice
Kristin Romberg, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, U.S.A. Constructivist Oformlenie and the Photographic Art-of-Fact
Natalia Zagrebelnaya, National Pedagogical Dragomanov University, Ukraine Between Literature and Film: Victor Shklovskii on Photography / Междулитературойикино: ВикторШкловскийофотографии
11:30 AM PANEL 3: Photography and Youth Culture
Sergei Oushakine, Princeton University, U.S.A. Circled and Squared: Lenin, Children, …

"CULTURE & TECHNOLOGY" - 8TH EUROPEAN SUMMER UNIVERSITY IN DIGITAL HUMANITIES (ESU DH C & T) - 18TH TO 28TH JULY 2017, UNIVERSITY OF LEIPZIG

"CULTURE & TECHNOLOGY" - 8TH EUROPEAN SUMMER UNIVERSITY IN DIGITAL HUMANITIES (ESU DH C & T) - 18TH TO 28TH JULY 2017, UNIVERSITY OF LEIPZIG HTTP://WWW.CULINGTEC.UNI-LEIPZIG.DE/ESU_C_T/

Although we had many applications by the deadline (15th of May 2017) we are prolonging the application phase until the 31st of May (see http://www.culingtec.uni-leipzig.de/ESU_C_T/node/842). The reason is that there are still quite a number of scholarships available and that we may be able to attribute some new ones.

*New scholarships* may be available for people coming from universities in the following countries and cities:

- China: Shanghai, Beijing
- Indonesia: Yogyakarta, Surakarta
- Israel: Tel Aviv, Negev, Jerusalem
- Russia: Kaliningrad, Kazan, Moscow, St. Petersburg
- Southafrica: Stellenbosch
- Ukraine: Kiev
- USA: Durham, Athens, Tucson, Santa Barbara

Should you be interested in taking part in the 8th European Summer University and apply for one of these *news scholarships*, please w…

Call for papers: 1917 / 2017: DISCIPLINARY REGIMES OF TRUTH

Call for papers 1917 / 2017: DISCIPLINARY REGIMES OF TRUTH School of Advanced Studies, University of Tyumen (http://sas.utmn.ru/) 30 September – 1 October, 2017 The second annual Humanities and Social Sciences Landscape forum will be devoted to the notion of truth in its historical and disciplinary dimensions. We plan to discuss a number of general problems and to zoom in on the case of the Russian Revolution. We invite scholars from different disciplines to reflect on the following set of interrelated issues: -         Modernist truth vs. “post-truth”. How does the dominant notion of truth – if such a thing exists in a society – change over time? -         Different disciplines in social sciences and the humanities operate with different notions of truth. How do these notions relate to and influence each other and how do they evolve over time? -         The “truth of the Russian Revolution” has changed repeatedly over time. Was it a purely political phenomenon or are there any epist…

Call for papers: 1917 / 2017: DISCIPLINARY REGIMES OF TRUTH

Call for papers 1917 / 2017: DISCIPLINARY REGIMES OF TRUTH School of Advanced Studies, University of Tyumen (http://sas.utmn.ru/)
26-28 May 2017
The second annual Humanities and Social Sciences Landscape forum will be devoted to the notion of truth in its historical and disciplinary dimensions. We plan to discuss a number of general problems and to zoom in on the case of the Russian Revolution.
We invite scholars from different disciplines to reflect on the following set of interrelated issues:
-Modernist truth vs. “post-truth”. How does the dominant notion of truth – if such a thing exists in a society – change over time? -Different disciplines in social sciences and the humanities operate with different notions of truth. How do these notions relate to and influence each other and how do they evolve over time? -The “truth of the Russian Revolution” has changed repeatedly over time. Was it a purely political phenomenon or are there any epistemological foundations underlying these…