Βάγια (Βίκυ) Καραΐσκου

Οργάνωση Συνεδρίων

2016, Μάιος 21

Co-organizer of the day-long conference “Cypriot Museums: Cultural Landscapes and Memory”, NiMAC, Nicosia, Cyprus

2014, Σεπτέμβριος 18-19

Co-organizer of the interdisciplinary, all-campus “Visualities of Memory” Symposium, Macalester College, Saint Paul, MN, United States.

2012, Ιούνιος 25-27

Member of the Scientific Committee for the 2012 InSea European Regional Conference entitled “Arts Education in the Crossroad of Cultures”, Limassol, Cyprus.


Εισηγήσεις:

2017

Karaiskou, V. “EU integration: do representations of identity matter?”: 24th International Conference of Europeanists, “Sustainability and Transformation”, Glasgow, UK, July 12-14, 2017.

Karaiskou, V. “Behind the visible: ‘normalization’ in the Republic of Cyprus”: 13th Conference of the European Sociological Association, Research Network 11/j : Sociology of Emotions / Emotions, Politics and the State. Athens, GR, August 29-September 1, 2017.


2016, Δεκέμβριος 3-5

CES Transnational Memory Research Network, Conference Theme: Thinking Through the Future of Memory, Amsterdam University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
Presentation title: “Implicit memory and priming effect: can we ignore them?”.


2016, Ιούνιος 6-10

Association of Critical Heritage Studies (ACHS) 3rd Biennial Conference, Conference Theme: What Does Heritage Change? CFP (Session OS064): Contested Pasts: Urban Heritage in Divided Cities, Montreal, Canada.
Presentation title: “Nicosia hotspot: Visualities of memory in the urban space”.


2016, Απρίλιος 14-16 (Προεδρία και Σχολιασμός)

23rd International Conference of Europeanists “Resilient Europe?”, Philadelphia, USA.
Session: “Narrating the European Union”


2016, Απρίλιος 14-16 (Προεδρία)

23rd International Conference of Europeanists “Resilient Europe?”, Philadelphia, USA.
Session: “Forgetting in the Study of Memory.


2015, Δεκέμβριος 3-5

5th Annual Conference of the Dialogue on Historical Justice and Memory Network, Columbia University, New York, USA.
Presentation title: “The price of blood: Narratives of Victimization, Visualities of the Past and the materiality of the memory”.


2015, Αύγουστος 25-28

12th Conference of the European Sociological Association, Czech Technical University in Prague (CTU), Prague, Czech.
Presentation title: “Impasses: 40+1 years along the Green Line. Affective implications in public space”.
 

2015, Ιούνιος 10-12

5th International and Interdisciplinary Conference on Emotional Geographies, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK.
Presentation title: “Priming memory and commemoration: affect, cognition and the construction of myths”.


2014, Ιούνιος 25-27

9th International Conference on “The Arts in Society”, Rome, Italy.
Presentation title: “Collectively Constructed Narratives in Cyprus: Memorials as Visual Amplifiers of Nationalist Mythologies”.

2013, Ιούνιος 24-26

8th International Conference on The Arts in Society, Budapest, Hungary.
Presentation title: “Narrating vs. Connoting in public space: public sculptures in Cyprus”.

2013, Ιούλιος 1-3

4th International and Interdisciplinary Conference on Emotional Geographies, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands.
Presentation title: “Women without a voice: Female representations in Cypriot public sculpture”.

2012, Αύγουστος 1-4

2nd ISA Forum of Sociology, Buenos Aires, Argentina. Conference Subject: “Social Justice and democratization”.
Presentation title: ‘Public sculptures and ceremonial behaviors in the public sphere: Cyprus as a case study’.
 

2012, Ιούλιος 23-25

7th International Conference on the Arts in Society, Liverpool, UK.
Presentation title: ‘Ideological Legacies in the Greek Art of the 1970’s: Shaping the ‘Idea’ amid Heroism and Romanticism’,
 

2012, Ιούνιος 25-27

InSEA 2012 European Regional Congress, Limassol, Cyprus. Conference subject: “Arts Education and Cultural Mobility in the Information Era”.
Presentation title: ‘How to Explain Pictures to a Dead Hare: The additional challenge of e-learning in the Greek environment’.
 

2012, Απρίλιος 24-26

EU Grundtvig Workshop Programme, Nicosia, Cyprus. Workshop subject: ‘Modern Views of Greek and Roman Antiquity’.
Presentation title: ‘Common patterns of shared values: Using ancient art in Greek advertisement’.

2011, Ιούλιος 1-3

9th International Conference on Greek Research, Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia.
Presentation title: ‘Art censorship as art criticism: fighting the sacrilegious and protecting the ‘shell’’.

2010, Δεκέμβριος 9-12

10th Biennial Conference of the Modern Greek Studies Association of Australia and New Zealand (MGSAANZ), Macquarie University. Conference subject: “Hellenism in a Globalised World”.
Presentation title: “Tipping points: Greek art in the globalised era”.
 

2010, Ιανουάριος 28-30

1st International Conference of the Open University of Cyprus, Delfi, Greece. Conference subject: “Ancient myths in ancient Greek, Byzantine and Modern Greek             literature and art”.                                                                                                                      
Presentation title: “New Mythologies: Ancient Greek Myth in Advertisement”.
 

2009, Ιούλιος 1-6

8th International Conference “Greek Research in Australia”, Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia.
Presentation title: “New Cultural Geographies in 21st c. Athens: The down Town historical center as stage of transformation”.
 

2003, Νοέμβριος 6-7

International Conference, University of Florence, Faculty of Economics, Department of Business Studies, Italy. Conference subject: “The Museum as a Firm: form Conservation of Value to Creation of Values”.
Presentation title: “Skironio Museum Polychronopoulos: a living example of conserving and creating values”.
 

2003, Σεπτέμβριος 17-21

AICA Turkey Conference, Istanbul, Turkey. Conference subject: “Art Criticism and Curatorial Practices East of the EU”.          
Presentation title: Current and Future needs of cultural interaction, within the cross-cultural contemporary art communication”.
 

2003, Σεπτέμβριος 11-13

Participation at the International Conference, University of Exeter, School of Modern Languages, England. Conference subject: “Art Criticism in Eastern and Western Europe 1700-1900. Emergence, Development and Interchange”.                
Presentation title: “19th Century Art Criticism in Greece”.
 

2003, Μάιος 15-17

XVIIIe Colloque International des Neoellenistes, University of Paris X Nanterre. Conference subject: “Le Corps dans la langue, la littérature, l’histoire, les arts et arts du spectacle”.                                                            
Presentation title: “The human figure in modern Greek sculpture”.
 

1998, Σεπτέμβριος

32nd AICA International Congress, Tokyo, Japan. Conference subject: “Transition. Changing Society and Art”.                         
Presentation title: “Art and Society: The influence of tradition on Contemporary Art: Greece as an example”.
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