Event Organization

Academic and socio-cultural event organization has been one of the cornerstones of my work and public service as (academic) coordinator.

ACADEMIC EVENT ORGANIZATION

Conference of the International Postgraduate Forum, Bielefeld University, Germany http://www.uni-bielefeld.de/ias/flyer_periphery_2013.pdf

  • Exploring the Periphery: Perspectives from Applied Linguistics, Language Teaching, Li­terary and Cultural Studies, 8-9/11/2013.

Nine Conferences and Workshops of the Research Group E Pluribus Unum, Center for Interdisciplinary Research, Bielefeld University https://www.uni-bielefeld.de/(en)/ZIF/FG/2008Pluribus/veranstaltungen.html

  • Multiculturalism and Beyond: Identity Politics, Cultural Difference, and Hybridity in the Americas, 22-25/7/2009.
  • Beyond Borders: Reconceptualizing Fine Lines, Fences, and Frontiers in the Americas, 29/6-1/7/2009.
  • Selling EthniCity: Urban Cultural Politics in the Americas, 5-7/5/2009.
  • One-Day Workshop Educación intercultural y políticas de identidad en las Américas, 16/4/2009.
  • EthniCities: Metropolitan Cultures and Ethnic Identities in the Americas, 18-20/3/2009 (funded by Fritz Thyssen Foundation).
  • Mediating Ethnic Identity in the Americas: Ethnic Filmmaking and Film Politics in Globalizing Markets, 16-18/3/2009.
  • Ethnicities under (Visual) Construction: A Workshop on Communication Analysis, 8-9/1/2009.
  • E Pluribus Unum? Ethnic Identities in Transnationalization Processes in the Americas, 8-11/10/2008 (funded by Volkswagen Foundation).
  • Latino Images for the 21st Century, 10-12/1/2008 (funded by Fritz Thyssen Foundation).

Conference and Seven Lecture Series of the Academic Association Genus—Münsteraner Arbeitskreis für Gender Studies, University of Münster, Germany

  • Leben machen, sterben lassen: Biopolitische Strategien und Gender, Sum­mer Term 2005.
  • Geschlecht und Gewalt, Summer Term 2004.
  • Conference Engineering Gender: Konfigurationen kybernetischer, virtueller und biopoli­tischer Existenzen, 05-07/11/2003.
  • Schöne Bescherung: Schönheit in den Gender Studies, Winter Term 2001-02.
  • Schönheit in den Gender Studies II, Summer Term 2002.
  • MoveYourSelf, in cooperation with the “University Art Days,” Sum­mer Term 2001.
  • Münster goes gender: Vorträge Münsteraner Gelehrter zur Geschlech­ter­forschung, Winter Term 2000-01.
  • genus präsentiert: Vorträge zur Geschlechterforschung, Summer Term 2000.

CULTURAL AND SOCIO-POLITICAL EVENT ORGANIZATION

German-Russian Society of Münster, Germany http://drg-muenster.org/archiv-1988-2005/

  • Concert by Oleg Mityayev (Singer-Songwriter, Moscow), 26/2/2005.
  • Public Lecture “Das System Putin,” Hans-H. Schröder (University of Bremen, Germany), 20/4/2004.
  • Concert by Aleksandr Gorodnitsky (Singer-Songwriter, St. Petersburg), 29/2/2004.
  • Excursion to the Art Exibition Berlin—Moskau, 1950-2000, Martin-Gropius-Bau Berlin, 21-22/11/2003.
  • “Gender and Society:” One-Week Excursion for Münster University Students to the University of Ryazan and Moscow State University, Russia, 10/2003.
  • Academic Lecture “Sowjetische Zwangsarbeiter im nationalsozialistischen Herrschaftssystem,” Mark Spoerer (University of Hohenheim, Germany), 30/1/2003.
  • Public Lecture “Exklave Kaliningrad: politische und wirtschaftliche Perspektiven,” Heike Dörrenbächer (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Osteuropakunde, Berlin), 14/11/2002.
  • Lecture-Performance “Zwischen Laut und Bild,” Sergey Biryukov (Poet, St. Petersburg), 27/9/2002.
  • Excursion to the Art Exhibition Ilya Repin: Het Geheim van Rusland, Groninger Museum, Groningen, The Netherlands, 2/3/2002.
  • Lecture and Litrerary Reading Series Frauen in Russland, 10/2001-6/2002.