European University Institute Bodies across borders: oral and visual memory in Europe and beyond
Bodies across borders: oral and visual memory in Europe and beyond

Presentation of the ERC Project BABE

Inaugural presentation of the Project on the 15th of November 2013 at the EUI, in Villa Schifanioa.
The following members of the Advisory Committee were present: Prof.  Pilar  Folguera  Crespo;  Prof.  Ioanna  Laliotou;  Prof.  Lutz  Niethammer;  Prof. Marina Nordera.

Programme (Download PDF)

Morning: Intents and Scope of the Project

Chair: Federico Romero
09.30  Introduction: Luisa Passerini: BABE, Bodies Across Borders. Oral and Visual Memory in Europe and Beyond (Paper PDF)
10.30  Coffee Break
11.00    First Session: Memory, Mobility, and Visuality
Luiza Bialasiewicz: Mapping Mobile Memories: Narrating Identities Across Spaces
Liliana Ellena: Performing Post-colonial Memory: Visual Practices and the
Archive (Paper PDF)
13.00    Lunch

Afternoon: Field Research on Individual and Cultural Memory

Chair: Anna Triandafyllidou
14.30    Second Session: Oral and Visual Memories
Gabriele Proglio: Memories of Women from the Horn of Africa (Paper PDF)
Leslie Nancy Hernández Nova: La trasmissione delle cosmovisioni nelle migrazioni peruviane attraverso l’Europa: tra arte e tradizione (Paper PDF)
16.00    Coffee Break
16.30    Third Session: Induced Reception and Mapping
Graziella Bonansea: Narration, Closeness and Distance: A Case-Study in an Italian High School (Liceo Artistico Buniva, Pinerolo) (Paper PDF)
Luisa Passerini: Itineraries of Mobile Subjectivities: Young Migrants in an Italian CTP (Centro Territoriale Permanente Gabelli, Torino – Centre for the Study of Italian Language and Citizenship) (Paper PDF)
20.00    Dinner
Luiza Bialasiewicz: BABE Senior Researcher, Jean Monnet Professor of EU External Relations (University of Amsterdam – BABE co-beneficiary)
Graziella Bonansea: BABE Research Assistant
Liliana Ellena: BABE Research Assistant
Leslie Nancy Hernández Nova: BABE Research Assistant
Luisa Passerini: BABE Principal Investigator, Part-time Professor at the Department of History and Civilization (European University Institute)
Gabriele Proglio: BABE Collaborator, Doctoral Student (University of Turin)
Federico Romero: Professor of History of Post-War European Cooperation and Integration and  Head of the Department of History and Civilization (European University Institute)
Anna Triandafyllidou: Director of the Global Government Programme Research Strand on Cultural Pluralism at the Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies (European University Institute)
Members of the Scientific Committee:
Pilar Folguera Crespo (Universidad Autonóma de Madrid)
Ioanna Laliotou (University of Thessaly)
Lutz Niethammer (Emeritus, University of Jena)
Marina Nordera (Université Sophia-Antipolis, Nice)
Irit Rogoff (Goldsmiths, University of London)