Sites of Religious Memory in an Age of Exodus - Central Mediterranean

Thursday, February 8, 2018  9:00am - 5:00pm Italian Academy

Sites of Religious Memory in an Age of Exodus - Central Mediterranean Schedule: 

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9:00-9:30 Coffee

9:30-9:45: Introductions by Naor and Seth

9:45-11:00: Alessandra Ciucci (Respondent: Pier Mattia Tommasino)

11:00-11:15 Coffee Break

11:15-12:30: Yannis Hamilakis: (Respondents: Konstantina Zanou and Seth Kimmel) 

12:30-1:30 Lunch

1:30-2:45: Lorenzo Pezzani (Respondent: Naor Ben-Yehoyada)

2:45-3:00 Coffee Break

3:00-5:00: Giovanna Fiume (Respondents: Daniel Hershenzon and Diane Bodart)

Participants:

Giovanna Fiume (Università degli Studi di Palermo). Title: An unexpected site of religious memory: las càrceles secretas (the secret prisons) of the Holy Office in Sicily

Yannis Hamilakis (Brown University). Title: The New Nomadic Age: Archaeologies of Forced and Undocumented Migration

Alessandra Ciucci (Columbia University) Title: Music, Sound, and the Ethical Horizon of Migration across the Mediterranean (Morocco-Italy)

Lorenzo Pezzani (Goldsmiths, University of London). Title: Forensic Oceanography: documenting and contesting the death of migrants in the Mediterranean Sea

Respondents: 

Diane Bodart (Columbia University) 

Daniel Hershenzon (University of Connecticut) 

Pier Mattia Tommasino (Columbia University) 

Konstantina Zanou (Columbia University) 

Naor Ben-Yehoyada (Columbia University)

Seth Kimmel (Columbia University)

Organized by: Seth Kimmel and Naor Ben-Yehoyada 

Participants

  • Participant

    Giovanna Fiume

    Professor of Political Science and International Relations

    Universita Degli Studi di Palermo

  • Participant

    Yannis Hamilakis

    Joukowsky Family Professor of Archaeology and Professor of Modern Greek Studies

    Brown University

  • Participant

    Lorenzo Pezzani

    FA Lecturer

    Goldsmiths, University of London

  • Participant

    Alessandra Ciucci

    Lecturer in Ethnomusicology

    Northeastern University

  • Respondent

    Diane Bodart

    David Rosand Assistant Professor of Italian Renaissance Art History

    Columbia University

  • Respondent

    Daniel Hershenzon

    Assistant Professor of Literatures, Cultures, and Languages

    University of Connecticut

  • Respondent

    Pier Mattia Tommasino

    Assistant Professor of Italian

    Columbia University

  • Respondent

    Konstantina Zanou

    Assistant Professor of Italian

    Columbia University

  • Respondent

    Naor Ben-Yehoyada

    Assistant Professor of Anthropology, Department of Anthropology

    Columbia University

  • Respondent

    Seth Kimmel

    Assistant Professor of Latin American and Iberian Cultures

    Columbia University

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