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Annual Conference organized by the Center for Cultural Sociology and the Department of Sociology at Masaryk University

Thursday, October 15th, 2015

19.00 Welcome dinner
Hostinec u Semináru, Smetanova 30, Brno


Friday, October 16th 2015

10.00 Ákos Sivadó: Explaining the Nonexistent – Social kinds and scientific explanations
11.00 coffee and tea break
11.20 Ratiba Hadj-Moussa: Monumentality and the quest for justice: Southern Algerian Identity
12.20 lunch break
14.00 Kinga Anna Gajda: Positive places of memory in the framework of European identity construction
15.00 coffee and tea break
15.20 Andrej Findor & Matej Hruška: Double moral standard? Why do we judge Roma more severely as „ourselves“
16.20 coffee and tea break
16.40 Radka Klvaňová: The return of the Russians: Immigrants from the former Soviet Union in the Czech republic and the cultural trauma of ´1968´


Saturday, October 17th, 2015

10.00 Júlia Vajda & Gábor Oláh: Memories occupied and liberated
11.00 coffee and tea break
11.20 Steven Davis: Climate change denialism in the United States as social and political identity
12.20 lunch break
14.00 Katharina Scherke: Nostalgia from the sociology od emotions perspective
15.00 coffee and tea break
15.20 Tina Gazovičová: The language – identity of the Slovak republic. An analysis of language policies in the educational system
16.00 coffee and tea break
16.20 Mirko Petrić: "Weak" approaches revisited: Do all the programs in cultural sociology need to be "strong"?