SUMMER SCHOOL FOR SEXUALITIES, CULTURES, AND POLITICS
(18-23 August 2019, Belgrade, Serbia)
Research Center for Cultures, Politics and Identities (IPAK.Center)
and Department for Critical Political Studies (Faculty for Media and Communications, Singidunum Univeristy, Belgrade)
- Confirmed lecturers:
- Luce Irigaray (Centre Nationale de la Recherche Scientifique, France)
- Karen Barad (University of California Santa Cruz, USA), TBC by early February;
- Tiziana Terranova (University of Naples, Italy);
- Svetlana Slapsak (Institutum Studiorum Humanitatis, Slovenia);
- Jelisaveta Blagojević (Faculty of Media and Communications, SINGIDUNUM University, Serbia)
- The school consists of the following elements:
- Video lecture by prof. Luce Irigaray followed by a seminar by Prof. Jelisaveta Blagojević, Lectures, Seminars, Cultural and Activist Programme, and Open Lectures Programme.
- Applicants should be postgraduate students (preferably MA or PhD students or younger researchers) interested in exploring the issues of gender, queer, cultural studies, political studies, visual arts and humanities and related areas. However, outstanding BA students are also considered and have the chance to enroll.
- We especially welcome applications from independent scholars, cultural workers and artists.
- Applicants from all countries are eligible to apply.
- All aplicants should fill in the Application Form (available online at www.ipakcentar.org)
- Paper abstract is optional. If you wish to deliver a presentation, post your abstract in the Application form (appr. 250 words max.) for a presentation not exceeding 15 mins.
- Maximum number of students delivering presentation: 32 (maximum 8 presentations per afternoon session). Please indicate in the application form whether you wish to deliver a presentation or not by simply posting your abstract or ignore if not applicable.
- Students who deliver presentations will receive 4 ECTS, applicable on MA or PhD level at participants’ home universities.
- Students who choose not to deliver a presentation will receive 2 ECTS, applicable on MA or PhD level at participants’ home universities.
- ECTS are given according to FULL attendance of the school’s programme (open lectures included).
- Applicants from Central and East-European countries studying at universities within CEE1 : 230 Euro (no discount applicable).
- Applicants from Europe and worldwide: 330 Euro (discount applicable).
- Singidunum University students: 50 Euro (no discount applicable).
- Former SSSCP students are offered 15% tuition fee discount (origin notwithstanding).
1For the purpose of this call, the following countries fall under the term: Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Macedonia, Kosovo, Serbia, Croatia, Slovenia, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Hungary, Albania, Romania, Greece, Turkey, Czech Republic, Poland.
- Note that we offer 15% discount if the participant applies in the first application deadline.
- The fee covers tuition, lunch, study materials during the school, and certificate.
- Free internet.
- Coffee breaks.
- Arrangements for accommodation, transportation, visa (if needed) and other expenses should be arranged by applicants on themselves. Recommendations for accommodation in Belgrade will be provided to admitted participants on a later stage. The organizers are ready to assist with visa arrangements in special circumstances.
- Deadline 1 (early applications, 15% discount):
March 10th / selection results by March 20th / payment due April 5th
- Deadline 2 (regular applications, 5 % discount):
April 10th / selection results by April 20th / payment due May 5th
- Deadline 3 (late applications, No discount):
May 20th / selection results by June 1th / payment due June 15th
If an applicant admitted as participant in the summer school wishes to disenroll, he or she is entitled to 80% of the tuition fee paid provided that the organizers are properly informed not any later than one (1) month before the program of the summer school commence.
If you fail to do so, we will be unable to reimburse your paid tuition fee.
For more information click "LINK TO ORIGINAL" below.