Events 2017

Expertise and Engagement: Scholarship, Personal Experience and Political Agendas

A Symposium
17 November 2017
Venue: Janus, Sirkkala campus 
11.00-11.15: Coffee
11.15-11.30 Welcome and Introduction
11.30-12.30: Paper presentations:
Niina Siivikko (University of Turku): “Between the Worlds: Researching Sámi History”
Camilla Marucco (University of Turku): “Privilege, power and responsibility: balancing in research and societal engagement”
12.30-13.30: Lunch
13.30-14.30: Keynote: Elisa Aaltola (University of Eastern Finland): “Animalistic Academic Activism” 
14.30-14.45: Coffee
14.45-15:45 Discussion groups:
       (i)       Politics and academia
       (ii)      Integrity and Relevance
       (iii)     Scholarly experience versus theoretical knowledge
       Led by TIAS researchers Kaisa Ilmonen, Irene Prix and Kendra Willson
15.45-1615: Feedback from discussion groups and closing remarks
16.15-17.15: Reception drinks
Registration before 13.11.2017:
For more information: Martin Cloonan,


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