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The IMAGES Project 2013 Conference

 

 

IMAGES (III) – Images of the City

 

Austrian Cultural Forum, Istanbul, 31 October - 01 November 2013

 

 

 

Programme  

 

 

 

 

 

 

Day 1 (31 October 2013)

 

 

 

09.15-09.30: Welcome Coffee

 

09.15-09.45: Registration

 

 

 

Welcome and Opening (09.30-09.50)

 

 

09.30-09.40: Welcome by Doris Danler, Head of Austrian Cultural Forum Istanbul

 

09.40-09.50: Welcome by Veronika Bernard, IMAGES project director

 

 

 

Session (1): The relativity of urbanity (09.50-10.50)

 

Chair: Veronika Bernard

 

 

09.50-10.20: Nerma Cridge (Architectural Association London, London/ UK):  images of the city – where else::every where

 

10.20-10.50: Nicolas Marque (University of Toulouse, Toulouse/ France): Putting the town outside the town – the redefinition of urbanity

 

 

 

Session (2): Psychology of feeling urban/ rural (10.20-11.50) cancelled 

 

Chair: Megan MacDonald

 

 

10.20-10.50: Z. Nilüfer Nahya (Erciyes University, Kayseri/ Turkey)/ Fulya Anılır (Yeni Yüzyil University, Istanbul/ Turkey): The nature and the city – The Image of Nature in Istanbul

 

10.50-11.20: Kunal Rakshit (Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India): The changing spatial image of the city

 

11.20-11.50: Parama Ghosh Roy (Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India): Cultural identity and image of the city – Kolkata case study

 

 

 

Session (3/1): Cityscapes as Statements (10.50-12.20)

 

Chair: Megan MacDonald 

 

 

10.50-11.20: Ayse N. Erek (Humboldt University, Berlin/ Germany and Yeditepe University, Istanbul/ Turkey): Contemporary art and urban image

 

11.20-11.50: Giovanni Comoglio (Polytechnic University of Turin, Turin/ Italy): Metamorphosis and multiplication of an imaginaire – Mutations in concepts of urban habitat, town/countryside distinction and image of city in contemporary Shanghai

 

11.50-12.20: Sandra C. S. Marques (CRIA-IUL, Lisbon/ Portugal): Kolkatascapes: Images of an Indian City

 

 

 

Lunch Break (12.20-13.05)

 

 

 

Sessıon (3/2): Cityscapes as Statements (13.05-14.05)

 

Chair: Megan MacDonald   

 

14.05-14.35: Stefan Peychev (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana-Champaign/ USA): Lost Sofia – Ottoman Cultural Heritage and the Construction of Modern Urban Identity  cancelled

 

13.05-13.35: Shaida Ghomashchi (artist and researcher, Tehran/ Iran)/ Farzaneh Bahrami (EPFL ENAC INTER LAC, Lausanne/ Switzerland): Horror Vacui

 

13.35-14.05: Mladen Stilinovic (architect, Brussels/ Belgium)/ Bieke Cattoor (KU Leuven, Leuven/ Belgium)/ Bruno De Meulder (TU Eindhoven, Eindhoven/ NL and KU Leuven, Leuven/ Belgium): Being there, yet not being on the map - The representation of the military in the urban imagery

 

 

14.05-14.20: Coffee Break

 

 

Session (4): Images of the city/ urbanity as an issue of a developed civil society (14.20-15.50)

 

Chair: Anna Notaro

 

 

14.20-14.50: Agnieszka Bielewska (University of Social Sciences and Humanities, Wrocław/ Poland): Migrants and urban space – the question of local and global character of Wrocław

 

14.50-15.20: Magdalena Łukasiuk (University of Warsaw, Warsaw/ Poland):  The Image of Contemporary Warsaw in Context of Migration Processes and Local Discourse

 

15.20-15.50: Avishek Shovakar (artist, Vienna/ Austria) and Nadine Shovakar (art manager, Vienna/ Austria): Chakra

 

 

 

Session (5): The City as Space of Political encounters (15.50-16.20)

 

Chair: Anna Notaro

 

 

15.50-16.20: Ipek Tureli (McGill University, Montreal/ Canada): Panoramic Urbanism: Visualizing Urban History in Istanbul

 

      

 

 

Session (7/1): Images of the city/ urbanity in literature (18.20-18.40)  cancelled

 

Chair: Anna Notaro

 

 

18.20-18.40: Gönül Bakay (Bahçeşehir University, Istanbul/ Turkey): The Industrial city in Dickens’ Hard Times and Gaskell’s Mary Barton

(Will be read by Övgü Tüzün)  

 

For interested participants the film Urbanities by Lausanne University will be showing and be commented by Farzaneh Bahrami  (cancelled) 

 

 


Day 2 (01 November 2013)

 

 

 

Session (7/2): Images of the city/ urbanity in literature (09.00-12.00)

 

Chair: Nerma Cridge

 

 

09.00-09.30: Burcu Alkan (Bahçeşehir University, Istanbul/ Turkey): Writing Istanbul – A Diachronic Narrative 2 (As Construct of Romantic Imagination)

 

09.30-10.00: Lisa Maria Teichmann (University of Leiden, Leiden/ NL): Reflecting on Istanbul in Turkish Literature – A Comparative Approach to the Issue of Urban Change in Turkish Novels from the Republican Period and the 1930s

 

10.00-10.30: Hatice Övgü Tüzün (Bahçeşehir University, Istanbul/ Turkey): Celebrating Multiculturalism: London in Zadie Smith’s white teeth

 

10.30-11.00: Megan MacDonald (Koç University, Istanbul/ Turkey): Alternative Cartographies – Displacing Paris with Leila Sebbar, Abdelwahab Meddeb, and Abdellah Taia

 

11.00-11.30: Souad Baghli Berbar (Tlemcen University, Tlemcen/ Algeria): From Reality to Myth – the City of Alexandria in Lawrence Durrell’s Justine (1957)

 

11.30-12.00: Luigi Andrea Berto (Western Michigan University, USA): Images and Definitions of Urban Centers in Early Medieval Venice

 

 

12.00-12.45: Lunch Break

 

 

 

Session (8): Images of the city/ urbanity in feature films (12.45-13.15) cancelled

 

Chair: Megan MacDonald

 

 

12.45-13.15: Massimiliano Gaudiosi (University Suor Orsola Benincasa, Naples/ Italy): Film as a Map: Cinema, City and Transmedial Geographies

 

 

 


Session (9): The impact of the media on the perception of urbanity/ urban life style (12.45-14.45)

 

Chair: Hatice Övgü Tüzün

 

 

12.45-13.15: Jakub Machek (Charles University and Metropolitan University Prague, Prague/ Czech Republic): New Metropolitans and their Popular Press in Fin de siècle Prague

 

13.15-13.45: Nicole De Togni (Polytechnic University of Turin, Turin/ Italy): When architecture was the world – Specialized Magazines Shaping the Image of Milan in the Second Post-war Period

 

13.45-14.15: Daniele Campobenedetto (Paris Est University, Paris/ France and Polytechnic University of Turin, Turin/ Italy): The satirical line – The image of the city as a cultural and social paradigm through the New Yorkers’ cartoons 1968-1978

 

14.15-14.45: Peter Volgger (University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck/ Austria): The Sleeping Beauty -­ Imaging the City in the Context of Neo-Colonialism

 

 

 

14.45-15.00: Coffee Break

 

 

 

Session (10): Images of the City in the Arts (15.00-17.00)

 

Chair: Nadine Shovakar  

 

 

15.00-15.30: Léa-Catherine Szacka (Laboratoire d’Excellence Création, Arts et Patrimoines, Hautes Études Sorbonnes Arts et Métiers, Paris/ France): When the city enters the museum – Exhibitions as a media for the analysis, invention and projection of urban realities

 

15.30-16.00: Eszter B. Gantner (Humboldt University, Berlin/ Germany): From Industry to Art – Production of “Metropolisness” in the case of Berlin

 

16.00-16.30: Anna Notaro (Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design, Dundee/ UK): The Magic Line in Matteo Pericoli’s ‘Unfurled Cities’

 

16.30-17.00: Katharina Lunardon (University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck/ Austria): “mailbox domicile” a “narrative image” – subjective realities of Austrian artists working lives

 

 

17.00-17.10: Closing Remarks by Organizers

 

 

 

Abstracts

 

 

List of registered speakers attending(in alphabetical order of surnames)


01 Burcu Alkan (Istanbul/ Turkey)

02 Farzaneh Bahrami (Lausanne/ Switzerland)

03 Souad Baghli-Berbar ( Tlemcen/ Algeria)

04 Luigi Andrea Berto (USA)

05 Agnieszka Bielewska (Wroclaw/ Poland)

06 Daniele Campobenedetto (Turin/ Italy)

07 Giovanni Comoglio (Turin/ Italy)

08 Nerma Cridge (London/ UK)

09 Nicole de Togni (Turin/ Italy)

10 Ayşe Erek (Istanbul/ Turkey)

11 Eszter B. Gantner (Berlin/ Germany)

12 Shaida Ghomashchi (Tehran/ Iran)

13 Magdalena Łukasiuk (Warsaw/ Poland)

14 Katharina Lunardon (Innsbruck/ Austria)

15 Jakub Machek (Prague/ Czech Republic)

16 Nicolas Marque (Toulouse/ France)

17 Sandra C. S. Marques (Lisbon/ Portugal)

18 Megan MacDonald (Istanbul/ Turkey)

19 Anna Notaro (Dundee/ UK)

20 Aviishek Shovakar aka Avii (Vienna/ Austria)

21 Nadine Shovakar (Vienna/ Austria)

22 Mladen Stilinovic (Brussels/ Belgium)

23 Léa-Catherine Szacka (Paris/ France)

24 Lisa Maria Teichmann (Leiden/ NL)

25 Ipek Tureli (Montreal/ Canada)  drop-in for paper presentation only 

26 Hatice Övgü Tüzün (Istanbul/ Turkey)

27 Peter Volgger (Innsbruck/ Austria)

 

  

 

List of papers read in absence of speakers

 

01 Gönül Bakay (Istanbul/ Turkey)

 

 

List of registered speakers cancelling

 

01 Fulya Anılır (Istanbul/ Turkey)

02 Ian Ho-yin Fong (Hong Kong/ Peoples Rep. of China)

03 Massimiliano Gaudiosi (Naples/ Italy)

04 Alison Hulme (London/ UK)

05 Z. Nilüfer Nahya (Istanbul/ Turkey)

06 Stefan Peychev (USA)

07 Kunal Rakshit (Kolkata/ India)

08 Parama Ghosh Roy (Kolkata/ India)

 

 

List of non-show-up registered speakers

 

01 Burcu Böcekler (Istanbul/ Turkey)

 

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Dear colleagues,

 

Abstracts are online now. Click on the link to see them.

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Due to technical reasons we are not able to send any conference correspondence from our conference e-mail account images-1@gmx.at at the moment. We can receive but not send mails.

 

We are communicating all relevant news on this blog until the problem has been solved. We will inform you as soon as this is the case.

 

So, please, check our blog regularly. 

 

Thank you for your understanding.

 

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images of the city conference poster - A3

 

 

 

The IMAGES Project 2013 Conference

 

 

IMAGES (III) – Images of the City

 

Austrian Cultural Forum, Istanbul, 31 October - 01 November 2013

 

 

 

Programme (update: 30 September 2013)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Day 1 (31 October 2013)

 

 

 

08.45-09.00: Welcome Coffee

 

08.45-09.15: Registration

 

 

 

Welcome and Opening (09.00-09.20)

 

 

09.00-09.10: Welcome by Doris Danler, Head of Austrian Cultural Forum Istanbul

 

09.10-09.20: Welcome by Veronika Bernard, IMAGES project director

 

 

 

Session (1): The relativity of urbanity (09.20-10.20)

 

Chair: Veronika Bernard

 

 

09.20-09.50: Nerma Cridge (Architectural Association London, London/ UK):  images of the city – where else::every where

 

09.50-10.20: Nicolas Marque (University of Toulouse, Toulouse/ France): Putting the town outside the town – the redefinition of urbanity

 

 

 

Session (2): Psychology of feeling urban/ rural (10.20-11.50)

 

Chair: Megan MacDonald

 

 

10.20-10.50: Z. Nilüfer Nahya (Erciyes University, Kayseri/ Turkey)/ Fulya Anılır (Yeni Yüzyil University, Istanbul/ Turkey): The nature and the city – The Image of Nature in Istanbul

 

10.50-11.20: Kunal Rakshit (Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India): The changing spatial image of the city

 

11.20-11.50: Parama Ghosh Roy (Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India): Cultural identity and image of the city – Kolkata case study

 

 

 

11.50-12.35: Lunch Break

 

 

 

Session (3): Cityscapes as Statements (12.35-15.35)

 

Chair: Peter Volgger

 

 

12.35-13.05: Ayse N. Erek (Humboldt University, Berlin/ Germany and Yeditepe University, Istanbul/ Turkey): Contemporary art and urban image

 

13.05-13.35: Giovanni Comoglio (Polytechnic University of Turin, Turin/ Italy): Metamorphosis and multiplication of an imaginaire – Mutations in concepts of urban habitat, town/countryside distinction and image of city in contemporary Shanghai

 

13.35-14.05: Sandra C. S. Marques (CRIA-IUL, Lisbon/ Portugal): Kolkatascapes: Images of an Indian City

 

14.05-14.35: Stefan Peychev (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana-Champaign/ USA): Lost Sofia – Ottoman Cultural Heritage and the Construction of Modern Urban Identity

 

14.35-15.05: Shaida Ghomashchi (artist and researcher, Tehran/ Iran)/ Farzaneh Bahrami (EPFL ENAC INTER LAC, Lausanne/ Switzerland): Horror Vacui

 

15.05-15.35: Mladen Stilinovic (architect, Brussels/ Belgium)/ Bieke Cattoor (KU Leuven, Leuven/ Belgium)/ Bruno De Meulder (TU Eindhoven, Eindhoven/ NL and KU Leuven, Leuven/ Belgium): Being there, yet not being on the map - The representation of the military in the urban imagery

 

 

 

15.35-15.50: Coffee Break

Session (4): Images of the city/ urbanity as an issue of a developed civil society (15.50-17.20)

 

Chair: Anna Notaro

 

 

15.50-16.20: Agnieszka Bielewska (University of Social Sciences and Humanities, Wrocław/ Poland): Migrants and urban space – the question of local and global character of Wrocław

 

16.20-16.50: Magdalena Łukasiuk (University of Warsaw, Warsaw/ Poland):  The Image of Contemporary Warsaw in Context of Migration Processes and Local Discourse

 

16.50-17.20: Avishek Shovakar (artist, Vienna/ Austria) and Nadine Shovakar (art manager, Vienna/ Austria): Chakra

 

 

 

Session (5): The City as Space of Political encounters (17.20-17.50)

 

Chair: Anna Notaro

 

 

17.20-17.50: Ipek Tureli (McGill University, Montreal/ Canada): Panoramic Urbanism: Visualizing Urban History in Istanbul

 

 

 

Session (6): Images of the City as seen by photographers (17.50-18.20)

 

Chair: Anna Notaro

 

 

17.50-18.20: Burcu Böcekler (Yıldız Technical University, Istanbul/ Turkey): Istanbul’s Past and Present: Reading Istanbul’s Transformation Through Panoramic Photographs

 

 

 

Session (7/1): Images of the city/ urbanity in literature (18.20-18.40)

 

Chair: Anna Notaro

 

 

18.20-18.40: Gönül Bakay (Bahçeşehir University, Istanbul/ Turkey): The Industrial city in Dickens’ Hard Times and Gaskell’s Mary Barton

(Will be read by Övgü Tüzün)  

 

 

 

 


Day 2 (01 November 2013)

 

 

 

Session (7/2): Images of the city/ urbanity in literature (09.00-12.00)

 

Chair: Gonul Ucele

 

 

09.00-09.30: Burcu Alkan (Bahçeşehir University, Istanbul/ Turkey): Writing Istanbul – A Diachronic Narrative 2 (As Construct of Romantic Imagination)

 

09.30-10.00: Lisa Maria Teichmann (University of Leiden, Leiden/ NL): Reflecting on Istanbul in Turkish Literature – A Comparative Approach to the Issue of Urban Change in Turkish Novels from the Republican Period and the 1930s

 

10.00-10.30: Hatice Övgü Tüzün (Bahçeşehir University, Istanbul/ Turkey): Celebrating Multiculturalism: London in Zadie Smith’s white teeth

 

10.30-11.00: Megan MacDonald (Koç University, Istanbul/ Turkey): Alternative Cartographies – Displacing Paris with Leila Sebbar, Abdelwahab Meddeb, and Abdellah Taia

 

11.00-11.30: Souad Baghli Berbar (Tlemcen University, Tlemcen/ Algeria): From Reality to Myth – the City of Alexandria in Lawrence Durrell’s Justine (1957)

 

11.30-12.00: Luigi Andrea Berto (Western Michigan University, USA): Images and Definitions of Urban Centers in Early Medieval Venice

 

 

12.00-12.45: Lunch Break

 

 

 

Session (8): Images of the city/ urbanity in feature films (12.45-13.15)

 

Chair: Megan MacDonald

 

 

12.45-13.15: Massimiliano Gaudiosi (University Suor Orsola Benincasa, Naples/ Italy): Film as a Map: Cinema, City and Transmedial Geographies

 

 

 


Session (9): The impact of the media on the perception of urbanity/ urban life style (13.15-15.15)

 

Chair: Hatice Övgü Tüzün

 

 

13.15-13.45: Jakub Machek (Charles University and Metropolitan University Prague, Prague/ Czech Republic): New Metropolitans and their Popular Press in Fin de siècle Prague

 

13.45-14.15: Nicole De Togni (Polytechnic University of Turin, Turin/ Italy): When architecture was the world – Specialized Magazines Shaping the Image of Milan in the Second Post-war Period

 

14.15-14.45: Daniele Campobenedetto (Paris Est University, Paris/ France and Polytechnic University of Turin, Turin/ Italy): The satirical line – The image of the city as a cultural and social paradigm through the New Yorkers’ cartoons 1968-1978

 

14.45-15.15: Peter Volgger (University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck/ Austria): The Sleeping Beauty -­ Imaging the City in the Context of Neo-Colonialism

 

 

 

15.15-15.30: Coffee Break

 

 

 

Session (10): Images of the City in the Arts (15.30-17.30)

 

Chair: Nadine Shovakar  

 

 

15.30-16.00: Léa-Catherine Szacka (Laboratoire d’Excellence Création, Arts et Patrimoines, Hautes Études Sorbonnes Arts et Métiers, Paris/ France): When the city enters the museum – Exhibitions as a media for the analysis, invention and projection of urban realities

 

16.00-16.30: Eszter B. Gantner (Humboldt University, Berlin/ Germany): From Industry to Art – Production of “Metropolisness” in the case of Berlin

 

16.30-17.00: Anna Notaro (Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design, Dundee/ UK): The Magic Line in Matteo Pericoli’s ‘Unfurled Cities’

 

17.00-17.30: Katharina Lunardon (University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck/ Austria): “mailbox domicile” a “narrative image” – subjective realities of Austrian artists working lives

 

 

17.30-17.45: Closing Remarks by Organizers

 

 

 

Abstracts

 

 

 

Conference organizing procedures supervised by

 

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This conference is supported by

 

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The IMAGES project director would like to ask for a few minutes of your time to leave your comments on the question:  

 

What makes a city?

 

To do so, please, click on this link: http://snapshots-1.over-blog.com or on: http://snapshots-1.over-blog.com/article-images-iii-images-of-the-city-online-voting-120135196.html

 

Your comment will appeare completely anonymous on the blog.

 

The photos you will find on the post there have been shot by the IMAGES project director Veronika Bernard.

    
 

Please, leave your comments at the end of the post: If you feel that for you a certain photo on this post shows an urban scenery, please, list its number in your commentc. You are free to list as many of the photos as you wish.

 

Besides, please, also leave a keyword  (or several keywords) indicating the urban quality you see in the photo, e.g. “architecture”, “type of buildings”, “social urban phenomenon” etc.

 

Thank you for your vote!

 

The result of your voting and your comments will be used in a paper presentation at the IMAGES (III) – Images of the City conference (Istanbul, Austrian Cultural Forum, 31October-1November 2013)  

 

Veronika Bernard

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images of the city conference poster - A3                                                       

 

The IMAGES Project 2013 Conference

IMAGES (III) – Images of the City

Austrian Cultural Forum, Istanbul, 31 October - 01 November 2013

 

 

Programme (update: 23 September 2013)

 

 

 

Day 1 (31 October 2013)

 

 

 

08.45-09.00: Welcome Coffee

 

08.45-09.15: Registration

 

 

 

Welcome and Opening (09.00-09.20)

 

 

09.00-09.10: Welcome by Doris Danler, Head of Austrian Cultural Forum Istanbul

 

09.10-09.20: Welcome by Veronika Bernard, IMAGES project director

 

 

 

Session (1): The relativity of urbanity (09.20-10.50)

 

Chair: Peter Volgger

 

 

09.20-09.50: Veronika Bernard (University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck/ Austria): “What makes a city?” – 20 photos to inspire discussion

 

09.50-10.20: Nerma Cridge (Architectural Association London, London/ UK):  images of the city – where else::every where

 

10.20-10.50: Nicolas Marque (University of Toulouse, Toulouse/ France): Putting the town outside the town – the redefinition of urbanity

 

 

 

 

Session (2): Psychology of feeling urban/ rural (10.50-12.20)

 

Chair: Megan MacDonald

 

 

10.50-11.20: Z. Nilüfer Nahya (Erciyes University, Kayseri/ Turkey)/ Fulya Anılır (Yeni Yüzyil University, Istanbul/ Turkey): The nature and the city – The Image of Nature in Istanbul

 

11.20-11.50: Kunal Rakshit (Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India): The changing spatial image of the city

 

11.50-12.20: Parama Ghosh Roy (Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India): Cultural identity and image of the city – Kolkata case study

 

 

 

12.20-13.05: Lunch Break

 

 

 

Session (3): Cityscapes as Statements (13.05-16.20)

 

Chair: Alison Hulme

 

 

13.05-13.35: Ayse N. Erek (Humboldt University, Berlin/ Germany and Yeditepe University, Istanbul/ Turkey): Contemporary art and urban image

 

13.35-14.05: Giovanni Comoglio (Polytechnic University of Turin, Turin/ Italy): Metamorphosis and multiplication of an imaginaire – Mutations in concepts of urban habitat, town/countryside distinction and image of city in contemporary Shanghai

 

14.05-14.35: Sandra C. S. Marques (CRIA-IUL, Lisbon/ Portugal): Kolkatascapes: Images of an Indian City

 

 

14.35-14.50: Coffee Break

 

 

14.50-15.20: Stefan Peychev (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana-Champaign/ USA): Lost Sofia – Ottoman Cultural Heritage and the Construction of Modern Urban Identity

 

15.20-15.50: Shaida Ghomashchi (artist and researcher, Tehran/ Iran)/ Farzaneh Bahrami (EPFL ENAC INTER LAC, Lausanne/ Switzerland): Horror Vacui

 

15.50-16.20: Mladen Stilinovic (architect, Brussels/ Belgium)/ Bieke Cattoor (KU Leuven, Leuven/ Belgium)/ Bruno De Meulder (TU Eindhoven, Eindhoven/ NL and KU Leuven, Leuven/ Belgium): Being there, yet not being on the map - The representation of the military in the urban imagery

 

 

 

Session (4): Images of the city/ urbanity as an issue of a developed civil society (16.20-17.50)

 

Chair: Anna Notaro

 

 

16.20-16.50: Agnieszka Bielewska (University of Social Sciences and Humanities, Wrocław/ Poland): Migrants and urban space – the question of local and global character of Wrocław

 

16.50-17.20: Magdalena Łukasiuk (University of Warsaw, Warsaw/ Poland):  The Image of Contemporary Warsaw in Context of Migration Processes and Local Discourse

 

17.20-17.50: Avishek Shovakar (artist, Vienna/ Austria) and Nadine Shovakar (art manager, Vienna/ Austria): Chakra

 

 

 

Session (5): The City as Space of Political encounters (17.50-18.20)

 

Chair: Anna Notaro

 

 

17.50-18.20: Ipek Tureli (McGill University, Montreal/ Canada): Panoramic Urbanism: Visualizing Urban History in Istanbul

 

 

 

Session (6): Images of the City as seen by photographers (18.20-18.50)

 

Chair: Anna Notaro

 

 

18.20-18.50: Burcu Böcekler (Yıldız Technical University, Istanbul/ Turkey): Istanbul’s Past and Present: Reading Istanbul’s Transformation Through Panoramic Photographs

 

 

 

Session (7/1): Images of the city/ urbanity in literature (18.50-19.10)

 

Chair: Anna Notaro

 

 

18.50-19.10: Gönül Bakay (Bahçeşehir University, Istanbul/ Turkey): The Industrial city in Dickens’ Hard Times and Gaskell’s Mary Barton

(Will be read by Övgü Tüzün)  

 

 

 

 

Day 2 (01 November 2013)

 

 

 

Session (7/2): Images of the city/ urbanity in literature (09.00-12.00)

 

Chair: Gonul Ucele

 

 

09.00-09.30: Burcu Alkan (Bahçeşehir University, Istanbul/ Turkey): Writing Istanbul – A Diachronic Narrative 2 (As Construct of Romantic Imagination)

 

09.30-10.00: Lisa Maria Teichmann (University of Leiden, Leiden/ NL): Reflecting on Istanbul in Turkish Literature – A Comparative Approach to the Issue of Urban Change in Turkish Novels from the Republican Period and the 1930s

 

10.00-10.30: Hatice Övgü Tüzün (Bahçeşehir University, Istanbul/ Turkey): Celebrating Multiculturalism: London in Zadie Smith’s white teeth

 

10.30-11.00: Megan MacDonald (Koç University, Istanbul/ Turkey): Alternative Cartographies – Displacing Paris with Leila Sebbar, Abdelwahab Meddeb, and Abdellah Taia

 

11.00-11.30: Souad Baghli Berbar (Tlemcen University, Tlemcen/ Algeria): From Reality to Myth – the City of Alexandria in Lawrence Durrell’s Justine (1957)

 

11.30-12.00: Luigi Andrea Berto (Western Michigan University, USA): Images and Definitions of Urban Centers in Early Medieval Venice

 

 

12.00-12.45: Lunch Break

 

 

 

Session (8): Images of the city/ urbanity in feature films (12.45-14.15)

 

Chair: Megan MacDonald

 

 

12.45-13.15: Massimiliano Gaudiosi (University Suor Orsola Benincasa, Naples/ Italy): Film as a Map: Cinema, City and Transmedial Geographies

 

13.15-13.45: Alison Hulme (University of London, London/ UK): Decadence and decay – cinematic depictions of antithetical space in Shanghai from the 1930s to the present

 

13.45-14.15: Ian Ho-yin Fong (The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong/ Peoples Republic of China): The World – Walking in Beijing

 

 

 

14.15-14.30: Coffee Break

 

 

 

Session (9): The impact of the media on the perception of urbanity/ urban life style (14.30-16.45)

 

Chair: Hatice Övgü Tüzün

 

 

14.30-15.00: Jakub Machek (Charles University and Metropolitan University Prague, Prague/ Czech Republic): New Metropolitans and their Popular Press in Fin de siècle Prague

 

15.00-15.30: Nicole De Togni (Polytechnic University of Turin, Turin/ Italy): When architecture was the world – Specialized Magazines Shaping the Image of Milan in the Second Post-war Period

 

15.30-16.00: Daniele Campobenedetto (Paris Est University, Paris/ France and Polytechnic University of Turin, Turin/ Italy): The satirical line – The image of the city as a cultural and social paradigm through the New Yorkers’ cartoons 1968-1978

 

16.00-16.30: Peter Volgger (University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck/ Austria): The Sleeping Beauty -­ Imaging the City in the Context of Neo-Colonialism

 

 

16.30-16.45: Coffee Break

 

 

 

Session (10): Images of the City in the Arts (16.45-19.15)

 

Chair: Veronika Bernard

 

 

16.45-17.15: Léa-Catherine Szacka (Laboratoire d’Excellence Création, Arts et Patrimoines, Hautes Études Sorbonnes Arts et Métiers, Paris/ France): When the city enters the museum – Exhibitions as a media for the analysis, invention and projection of urban realities

 

17.15-17.45: Eszter B. Gantner (Humboldt University, Berlin/ Germany): From Industry to Art – Production of “Metropolisness” in the case of Berlin

 

17.45-18.15: Anna Notaro (Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design, Dundee/ UK): The Magic Line in Matteo Pericoli’s ‘Unfurled Cities’

 

18.15-18.45: Katharina Lunardon (University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck/ Austria): “mailbox domicile” a “narrative image” – subjective realities of Austrian artists working lives

 

 

18.45-18.55: Closing Remarks by Organizers

 

 

 

 

 

   

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Dear colleagues, as our conference is coming closer we will regularly update this page, in particular in terms of updates of the conference programme.

So, please check regularly. Thanks for this.

 

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A provisional programme of our IMAGES (III) - Images of the City conference (Istanbul, Austrian Cultural Forum, 31 October-1 November 2013) will be online by tomorrow.

 

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We would like to thank all who have sent us paper proposals for our IMAGES (III) - Images of the City conference and we regret that we could not include all proposals in the conference programme due to the overwhelming number of proposals.

 

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The deadline for paper proposals for our IMAGES (III) - Images of the City conference is approaching: There are just 10 more days to submit your abstract plus bio .... So, make sure you don't forget do send!

 

 

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