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Kanada heute: Eine journalistische Perspektive

Vortrag des Kanada-Korrespondenten Gerd Braune, 22. November 2022, 08:00-10:00 Uhr, Universität Trier, Seminarraum C-01
Gerd Braune berichtet seit mehreren Jahrzehnten regelmäßig, immer wieder auch mit kritischem Blick, über historische Entwicklungen und aktuelle Fragen, die die kanadische Gesellschaft bewegen. Seine fundierten und einfühlsamen Beiträge haben dazu beigetragen, dass Kanada hierzulande einen festen Platz in den Printmedien hat und die deutschen Leser mit wichtigen Themen nationaler und internationaler ...
 

Call for Papers: Solidarities. Networks – Convivialities – Confrontations

Deadline for submissions: August 31, 2022
Nachwuchsforum der Gesellschaft für Kanada-Studien - Emerging Scholars Forum of the Association for Canadian Studies - Forum des Jeunes Chercheur-se-s de l'Association d'études canadiennes Every year, the Emerging Scholars' Forum (NWF) of the GKS organizes several activities as part of the annual GKS conference in Grainau, Germany. For the 2023 conference, we are organizing a panel and a colloquium, ...
 

Award: IRTG Doctoral Candidate Valentina Gaddi

2022 Research Award – Hadassah-Brandeis Institute
For her research on “Doing Gender, Doing Jewishness: Hasidic Women within the Intimate, Private and Public Spheres”, IRTG Doctoral Candidate Valentina Gaddi received the Hadassah Brandeis 2022 Research Award. The price was awarded by the Hadassah-Brandeis Institute in February. The IRTG Diversity wholeheartedly congratulates Valentina Gaddi on this achievement! More Information: https://www.brandeis.edu/hbi/programs/grants/re ...
 

IRTG Doctoral Candidate Gïti Hatef-Rossa appointed Chair of Jury 'Children & Youth' for Grimme Prize 2022

This most important German television prize is awarded to television programmes and performances that are exemplary and outstanding in terms of programming practice. The guiding objective of television criticism institutionalised in the Grimme Prize is a comprehensive examination of television, which is understood as a central and significant medium with multiple social references and effects. The ...
 

Solidarität als Praxis

Transcript has published IRTG Diversity-Alumnus Dr. Nikolas Schall's dissertation
Dr. Nikolas Schall's Dissertation has been published by transcript. In his book Solidarität als Praxis. Die Verhandlung von Diversität im Weltsozialforum Nikolas Schall explores the question "How is solidarity possible in increasingly diverse societies?" Based on empirical data gathered at the 2016 World Social Forum in Montréal, Nikolas Schall analyzes the arduous, situational practices necessary ...
 

Moves - Spaces - Places

Transcript Verlag has published IRTG Diversity-Alumni Lisa Johnson's dissertation
Lisa Johnson's dissertation has been published by transcript. Her book "Moves - Spaces - Places. The Life Worlds of Jamaican Women in Montreal. An Ethnography" leads the reader into the lives of five Jamaican women in Montreal; their daily practices and experiences, their spaces of communion, their memories and projections for the future. In the complex and multi-layered process of migration and identity-building, ...
 

Appel à contribution - Penser la solidarité : un défi à relever dans l’urgence

Eurostudia #15/1, Printemps 2022
Dirigé par Tristan Boursier (Université de Montréal) et Mathilde Duclos (CEVIPOF-Sciences Po, Paris)
La crise sanitaire provoquée par la Covid-19 a révélé et accentué d’importantes inégalités sociales liées à la classe, au genre et à la race, et ce notamment dans de nombreux pays occidentaux. Ces inégalités mettent à l’épreuve les modèles politiques démocratiques et libéraux et permettent aussi de reposer la question de la solidarité à de nouveaux frais. L’insoutenable aggravation des inégalités en ...
 

Temporalities of Diversity / Temporalités de la diversité / Zeitlichkeiten der Vielfalt

IRTG Podcasts
The following three podcasts *Historische Ereignisse, Zeitenwenden und Vielfalt der Temporalitäten (Frank Bösch, Leibniz-Zentrum für Zeithistorische Forschung, Potsdam) *Transition Time on TV: Transing Genre in "Transparent" (Elahe Haschemi Yekani, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin) *Crip Times: Disability, Globalization, and Resistance (Robert McRuer, George Washington University) anticipate ...
 

Temporalities of Diversity / Temporalités de la diversité

IRTG Video Clip Project
In what ways are temporality and diversity normative constructs? What presuppositions about temporality underlie your discipline? Do they shape research and its findings? In what ways is diversity a temporal construct? How does diversity entail different time conceptions? How do different media forms shape sociocultural difference, experiences of time, and/or memory? How does the current pandemic ...
 

Forum: Digitales Lehren – Ein Interview mit Ursula Lehmkuhl

Prof. Dr. Ursula Lehmkuhl im Interview mit H/SOZ/KULT über die digitale Lehre
Aufgrund der aktuellen Situation und Beschränkungen, mit denen die Ausbreitung des Coronavirus verlangsamt werden sollen, werden digitale Lehrangebote für das kommende Semester in größerem Umfang an Universitäten eingesetzt werden müssen. Mit H/SOZ/KULT hat die Sprecherin des IRTG-Diversity, Ursula Lehmkuhl, auch über ihre Erfahrungen und Lehren mit digitalen Lösungen bei der Arbeit mit dem Graduiertenkolleg ...
 

150 Years of Canada

IRTG Diversity Publication Series: New Essay Collection
On July 1, 2017, Canada celebrated the 150th anniversary of Confederation. The nation-wide festivities prompted ambiguous reactions and contradictory responses since they officially proclaimed to celebrate “what it means to be Canadian.” Drawing on the analytical perspectives of Diversity Studies, this fifth volume of the “Diversity / Diversité / Diversität” series explores the repercussions of “Canada ...
 

Translating Diversity

IRTG Diversity Publication Series: New Essay Collection
Translating Diversity, the fourth volume in the IRTG Diversity's publication series, invites the reader to participate in a discussion about how to conceptualize the mediation of difference in localities of diversity and transcultural spaces via the analytical lenses of ‘translation’ as a social practice. The contributions to the volume explore, discuss, and theorize ‘translation’ as a pre-institutionalized ...
 

Of 'Contact Zones' and 'Liminal Spaces'. Mapping the Everyday Life of Cultural Translation

Nouvelle série de publications
Depuis l’établissement de l’IRTG Diversity en avril 2013, ses membres ont activement collaborés et contribués à la recherche sur la diversité culturelle et sociale au Canada, au Québec et en Europe. Afin de documenter cette contribution et poursuivre nos échanges avec un public académique plus large, nous introduisons une nouvelle série de publications intitulée “Diversity – Diversité – Diversität”. À ...
 

IRTG Diversity SSHRC funding continued

The Midterm Review of our International Research Training Group by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council has been completed and SSHRC will continue its funding through the remaining years of the project. Our IRTG exceeds expectations based on the initial goals of the project and SSHRC's evaluation criteria in the majority of evaluation categories! For more information on the IRTG Diversity: ...
 

IRTG Diversity wird weiter durch die DFG gefördert

Kulturelle Vielfalt in europäischen und nordamerikanischen Gesellschaften ist Thema des deutsch-kanadischen Graduiertenkollegs „Diversität“, das seit 2013 von der Deutschen Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) finanziert wird. Mit ihrem Antrag auf Verlängerung des Programms waren nun Geistes- und Sozialwissenschaftler der Universität Trier, der Universität des Saarlandes und der Université de Montréal (Québec) ...
 

Rencontrez-nous : le clip vidéo de l'IRTG

If we were to describe the IRTG Diversity in one word, which word would it be? And what makes the IRTG Diversity special? Find out in our introductory video, produced in the summer of 2015. To learn more about the IRTG Diversity in general, see "About the IRTG" and "Research Program" on the left-hand side. To get in touch with us, go to http://irtg-diversity.com/index.php?page=contact (Film: ...