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21 | MODERN WOMEN THINKERS

Intellectual Development of Women in the 20th Century East Central Europe
Duration
06 Jun 2022 - 08 Jun 2022
Language
English
Status
REGULAR
Conference directors :
Andrea Feldman , University of Zagreb, Croatia
Andrea Pető , Central European University, Vienna, Austria
Alenka Jensterle Doležal , Charles University Prague, Czech Republic
Conference description:

The conference aims at various topics from the intellectual history of women in East Central Europe. It will focus on Croat, South Slavic/Yugoslav and Central European spaces from the last decades of the 19th to the end of the 20th centuries. That period saw more active involvement of women in social and public life with an aim of achieving political and legal equality of women. The conference will gather interdisciplinary scholars from the fields as diverse as history, education, literary theory, anthropology, philosophy. It will explain intellectual origins of modern woman in the context of changing social circumstances. It will trace development of ideas formulated by women in their intellectual endeavors, with their influence and criticism, changing their social position and defining the categories of intellectuals.

Conference lecturers:
Judit Acsady , Centre for Social Sciences, Budapest, Hungary
Ana Batinić , Croatian Academy of Science and Arts, Croatia
Katarina Beširević , University of Belgrade, Serbia
Magdalena Burger , University of Bamberg, Germany
Andrea Feldman , University of Zagreb, Croatia
Manca Grgić Renko , University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
Alenka Jensterle Doležal , Charles University Prague, Czech Republic
Marijana Kardum , University of Zagreb, Croatia
Tiina Kinnunen , University of Oulu, Finland
Lucija Ljubić , Croatian Academy of Science and Arts, Croatia
Shivani Makkar , Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India
Lucyna Marzec , Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan, Poland
Jelena Milinković , Institute for Literature and Arts, Serbia
Ida Ograjšek Gorenjak , University of Zagreb, Croatia
Merima Omeragić , University of Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Andrea Pető , Central European University, Vienna, Austria
Martina Petranović , Croatian Academy of Science and Arts, Croatia
Martina Piškor , Croatian State Archives, Zagreb, Croatia
Kristina Puljizević , Catholic University of Croatia, Croatia
Ines Sabotič , Catholic University of Croatia, Croatia
Jelena Seferović , Institute for Anthropological Research, Croatia
Zorana Simić , Institute for Literature and Arts, Serbia
Žarka Svirčev , Institute for Literature and Arts, Serbia
Mirjam Vida Blagojević , University of Zagreb, Croatia
Olja Višković , Labin Public Museum, Croatia