Memory, Melancholy and Nostalgia Accepted proposals

Accepted proposals

Eric Peter Sandberg City University of Hong Kong, University of Oulu, Finland James Ellroy’s Perfidia and the Melancholy of History
Uladzimir  Kananovich University of Warsaw, Poland Longing for a Past That Is Not Remembered: Sentimental Appreciation, Historical Imagination and Social Memory in the Sixteenth-Century Chivalric Society
Agata  Handley University of Łódż; Newman University, Birmingham, UK
“I still find my father in what’s left of him.”: Nostalgia and Secondary Burial in Tony Harrison’s “Mimmo Perrella non è Piu”.
Andreas  Böhn University of Karlsruhe, Germany Media Nostalgia as Counterpart of the Process of Modernization and Innovation
Emad Abouata  Amlashi Soore University, Iran The Role of Memory in the Philosophy of Henry Bergson on Memory-time, and the Influence of this Philosophy on Time-Based Arts 
Antonio Carlos  Vargas Sant' Anna Universidade do Estado de Santa Catarina, Brazil Romantic echoes in contemporary art
Abdi-Noor  Mohamed Mobile Museum, Sweden In Sweden I heal with a stone from Somalia
Aleksandra  Nikcevic-Batricevic University of Montenegro, Montenegro Postmillennial American Women’s Poetry and Their Nostalgic Impulses
Ana  Petrov Singidunum University, Belgrade Yugonostalgia as an Emotional Commodity: The Case of Post-Yugoslav Music Market
Olga  Shkolnaya Vladimirovna Boris Grinchenko Kyiv University, Ukraine Anthropoid Animals and Animal-Like People in the Paintings of Artists with a Changed Consciousness
Katarzyna Szychta University of Gdańsk, Poland 
Memories from the Past as a Hope for the Future. 
Sylwia Wojciechowska Akademia Ignatianum w Krakowie, Poland ”That glorious epoch”: Myth and Nostalgia in Modernist Literary Accounts of the Edwardian Era
Joanna  Pypłacz Jagiellonian University, Poland Creative Exile, Exiled Creativity. Nostalgy and Melancholy in Ovid’s Tristia and Ex Ponto.
Sabine  Sielke University of Bonn, Germany Nostalgia vs. Retro:  Aesthetics, Affect, and the Dynamics of Remembering Forward
Magdalena Daniels University of Nicolaus Copernicus in Toruń, Poland War Memories - the Relationship Between Temperament and Feeling of Stress on the Example of Soldiers.
Kim Eunhye Ewha Womans University, South Korea Disillusion of the Memory and Nostalgia in Kitchen Sink Drama: Focusing on Osborne's Look Back in Anger
Barbara Alicja Jańczak Adama Mickiewicz University, Poland Family language saved from oblivion. Language biographies of Polish-German bilinguals after 1945
Irena  Prawdzic Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland Family language saved from oblivion. Language biographies of Polish-German bilinguals after 1945
Wafa Y. Alkahtib University of Jordan, Jordan Nostalgia in Naomi Shihab Nye's Poetry
Liudmila  Kirsanova independent researcher, Austria Nostalgia for the Home I Have Never Had
Anna  Yakovets Lomonosov Moscow University State University, Russia Flaneur of the Suburbs: Peter Handke’s Melancholic Journey to La Défense
Ilze Kacane Daugavpils University, Latvia Nostalgia and/or Recalling a Tradition in Neo-Victorian Fiction
Roberta Hofer  University of Insbruck, Austria Framing the March of Time: Melancholic Memories and Nostalgic Notions in Lars von Trier's Dimension 
Alina  Romanovska Daugavpils University, Latvia Nostalgia and National Identity: the Idea of Revisiting the Past in Latvian Fiction
Anna  Pindych University of Silesia, Poland New Era of Communication – Quality of Relations Built with Use of Computer Mediated Communication
Eryka  Probierz University of Silesia, Poland New Era of Communication – Quality of Relations Built with Use of Computer Mediated Communication
Janusz  Waligóra Pedagogical University of Cracow, Poland Humanity – a Measurement within a Margin of Error  A Word on Word on Statistics by Wisława Szymborska 
Harika  Süslü  Political Studies at Istanbul Technical University, Turkey Jihadism-Obsession with the Past, Propaganda for the Present
Agnieszka  Jagła University of Łódż, Poland Memory of the Past – in Charlotte Brontë’s poem Evening Solace
Artis Ostups University of Latvia, University of Tartu, Esthonia “Unfillable Void”: Photography and Melancholy in Pauls Bankovskis’s Novel “18”
Piotr  Kołodziej Pedagogical University of Cracow, Poland Longing for the present time or the eleventh (possible) reason of the "profound indestructible melancholy of life". Reflections around the poem by Wisława Szymborska Hard Life with Memory
Wiktor  Werner Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań, Poland “Make America Great Again”: nostalgia and politics in the rhetoric of Donald’s Trump Twitter account.
Adrian  Trzoss Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań, Poland “Make America Great Again”: nostalgia and politics in the rhetoric of Donald’s Trump Twitter account.
Julia  Kula Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Poland “In the good mystery there is nothing wasted, no sentence, no word that is not significant”: In search of generic roots in Paul Auster’s The Locked Room.
Karolina  Morawska University of Warsaw, Poland Years of happiness, years of despair – the 1970s as portrayed in the memories of Polish senior homosexual interviewees 
Damla  Yeşil  Free University of Berlin, Germany From Melancholy to  Action:  The Influence of Turgut Uyar’s Poetry on the Gezi Uprising 
Lyndsey  Moon University of Kent, Leeds Beckett University, UK Voice and Visibility After Trauma in Women’s Graphic Memoir
Beáta  Kovács  Eötvös Loránd University, Doctoral School of Political Sciences, Hungary  Illiberal Democracy and Nostalgia: The Hungarian Case. Reactionist Hungarian Politics? 
Anna  Kopczak-Wirga Opole University, Poland Memory, myth, nostalgia - longing for socialism in the context of Poles' tourist travels
Karel  Střelec University of Ostrava, Czech Republic Post-communist Nostalgia and Melancholy in Czech Literature: Between Sarcasm and Seriousness 
Eva Plačková independent researcher, Czech Republic Post-communist Nostalgia and Melancholy in Czech Literature: Between Sarcasm and Seriousness 
 Ivan  Sokolovskiy Jagiellonian University, Poland Nostalgia for homeland and sense of belonging as a part of Polish deportees’ in Kazakhstan narrative 
Daria Saprynskaya  Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russia Nostalgia for homeland and sense of belonging as a part of Polish deportees’ in Kazakhstan narrative 
Justyna Nowak Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń, Poland Wound that will never heal. Postmemory experience.
Péter  Kőhalmi, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Hungarian University of Fine Arts, Hungary Modelling memory in Miklós Erdély’s oeuvre
Katarzyna Olewińska University of Philology in Opole, Poland The Question of Time, the Role of Memory and Postmemory in Human Life on the Basis of William Faulkner and Tony Morrison's Selected Works
Alex  Condrache University of Western Ontario, UK Ideological Extremes United Under the Sign of Toxic Nostalgia. The (soft) Case of Romania
Muhammed Fazıl  Baş Yildiz Technical University, Istanbul. Nostalgic motives  in the political and social thought of Ziya Gokalp
Marta Maliszewska University of Warsaw, Poland Postmemory and Micrology Against Monumental History – The Road Monument by Oskar Hansen 
Sylwia  Gryciuk University of Wrocław, Poland “Cherished Earth Angels”: A Sentimental Image of a Child in YouTube Memorial Videos 
Urszula  Gołębiowska University of Zielona Góra, Poland  “The past is a country from which we have all emigrated.” Henry James’s nostalgic venture into The American Scene 
Pola Zygmunt University of Warsaw and Asia and Pacific Museum in Warsaw, Poland  Longing for the Enemy? Nostalgia for Jewish Communities of the Middle East and North Africa
Agata Szulc-Wożniak Uniwersytet im. Adama Mickiewicza w Poznaniu  Joanna Pollakówna. Strategies of Silence
Krzysztof Filip  Rudolf University of Gdańsk, Poland Archaization as Nostalgic Pastiche in Literary Translation. 
Asia  Trybowska University of Warsaw, Poland Memory of Great Spanish Empire According to the Idelology of Hispanity (Hispanidad)
Magdalena  Krzyżanowska University of Warsaw, Poland Space of silence in “Among the Forest” by Adam Asnyk
Reidar  Due Magdalen College, Oxford  Nostalgia for Mitteleuropa: Claudio Magris on historical and existential identity
Filipe D.  Santos Nova University of Lisbon, Portugal Letters, the burial grounds of melancholia
Marta  Mieszczanek Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland Nostalgia for the Future? Discoursesnof Solidarity Citizens' Committees and Their Members in 1989 and 2016-2018
Burak  Polat Marmara University, Turkey Permanent Tattoos & Liquid Meanings
Chun Felix  Huang National Taiwan Ocean University, TAIWAN The Memory and Image Construction of North Korea in the Eyes of South Koreans and Americans
Anya  Yakovets Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russia Flaneur of the suburbs: Peter Handke’s melancholic journey to La Défense 
Debosmita
Biswas The English and Foreign Languages University, India  Memory and Morality: “Of the Dead [say] Nothing but Good”
Paulina  Kaszuba independent researcher, Poland Traces of Ancestors - Siberia Today 
Polina  Golovátina-Mora,   Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana (Medellin, Colombia) Nostalgy and memory of the sea: empathy and its potential for activism
Justyna  Kiełkowicz  Jagiellonian University, Poland Between remembering and forgetting: “buried memories” in J.M. Coetzee’s The Childhood of Jesus
Katarzyna  Skorek HEC Montreal, European Academy of Diplomacy (EAD) - Academy of Young Diplomats (AYD)   Nostalgia as a tool for community development: A case study of the Polish-Canadian diaspora   

 

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