2019 Program

Sunday, August 11

10:30 Round table and presentation of the book  Istorie și rasism. Ideea de rasă de la Iluminism la Donald Trump (Marius Turda and Maria Sophia Quine) [Romanian translation of Historicizing Race], published at Polirom (2019), in the presence of the author Marius Turda – Tehnological Highschool Telciu

13:00 Lunch

14:00 The official opening of the 4th Telciu Summer School – Race, Sovereignties and South-Eastern Thought and presentation of the activities and team – Tehnological Highschool Telciu

14:30 Visit and presentation of the exhibition Science and Ethnicity. Anthropological Research in Romania during the 1930s, curated by Marius Turda, followed by a round table discussion – Tehnological Highschool Telciu

16:00 Presentation of the artistic and research residency project of the Center for Modernity and the Rural World, the residences Handpicked in Telciu – Culture House Telciu

18:00 Performance of the theater play created during the educational theater workshop Still on the road, on the road, on the road! by the artists Katia Pascariu & Mihaela Michailov together with the children from Telciu (workshop within Telciu Bulletin Project) – Culture House Telciu

20:00 Outdoor Dinner

Monday, August 12

10:30  Seminar Biopolitics, the Body of the Nation and the Destiny of Individual – Marius Turda (Professor, Oxford Brookes University)

13:00 Lunch

15:00  Seminar A Decolonial Introduction into Eastern Europe: Imperial Differences, Racialization, and Resistance in the Long-Durée and Recent History – Ovidiu Țichindeleanu (PhD)

17:00 Seminar Extended Statehood, Sovereignty Games, and Inter-Imperiality. Creolizing the Nation-State Norm – Manuela Boatcă (Professor, Albert-Ludwigs Universitat Freiburg)

19:00 Dinner

21:00 Presentation of documentary (work in progress): Telciu, made by Vlad Petri in Telciu during the residences Handpicked in Telciu – Tourist information center Telciu

Tuesday, August 13

10:30 Seminar Greening the economic model and sovereignty (1st part) – Daniela Gabor (Professor, UWE Bristol) and Cornel Ban (Associate Professor, Copenhagen Business School)

13:00 Lunch

16:00 Seminar Greening the economic model and sovereignty (2nd part) – Daniela Gabor (Professor, UWE Bristol) and Cornel Ban (Associate Professor, Copenhagen Business School)

19:00 Dinner

20:00 Theatre performance: Vi me som rom /I am Roma too, (directed by Andrei Șerban, produced by MACAZ Teatru Bar Coop), within Telciu Bulletin project – Culture House Telciu

Wednesday, August 14

10:30 Seminar Dignity, deservingness, worth, and worthlessness: vernacular claims and their contradictions in the global South and East (1st part) – Don Kalb (Professor, University of Bergen & Utrecht Uni.)

13:00 Lunch

15:00 Seminar Dignity, deservingness, worth, and worthlessness: vernacular claims and their contradictions in the global South and East (2nd part) – Don Kalb (Professor, University of Bergen & Utrecht Uni.)

17:00 Lecture Redefining humanism in the Anthropocene era (in French) – Prof. Yves Vaillancourt (Montréal), Tehnological Highschool Telciu

19:00 Dinner

20:00 Outdoor film screenings: animations for children, documentary Our School/Școala Noastră, d. Mona Nicoară & Miruna Coca-Cozma – Tourist information center Telciu

Thursday, August 15

12:00 Guided trip in Telciu and surroundings – Picnic on the hill (meeting point: Bar Hovrea)

16:00 Feminist gathering and discussion on the manifesto Feminism for the 99%, moderated by the writer Oana Uiorean – Residents’ house (participation is subject to previous registration)

18:00 Presentation of the documentary theater residence of Petro Ionescu and Raul Coldea, within Handpicked in Telciu – Technological Highschool Telciu

19:00 Dinner

20:00 Theater performance for teenagers/youth: Foreplay, (directed by Ozana Nicolau, prod. Centrul de Teatru Educațional Replika), within Telciu Bulletin project – Culture House Telciu

Friday, August 16

10:30 Handicraft workshop in Telciu village: hay management – participation is subject to previous registration

13:00 Prânz

16:00 Seminar Natural resource frontiers, territory, and ethnonational “others” (1st part) – Julie Klinger (Associate Professor, Boston University)

19:00 Dinner

20:00 Theater performance: The memory ballads (prod. Reactor de creație și experiment), within Telciu Bulletin project – Culture House Telciu

Saturday, August 17

10:30 Handicraft workshop in Telciu village: traditional broadloom weaving – participation is subject to previous registration

10:30 Round table and presentation of the book Socialiștii. O moștenire (1835-1921) [Socialists. A legacy (1835-1921)], published at Cartier (2019), in the presence of the author Adi Dohotaru – Tehnological Highschool Telciu (in Romanian)

12:00 – 18:00 3D Exhibition Clio Hight Tech, brought by the County Museum of History and Arts Zalău – Tourist information Center Telciu

13:00 Lunch

14:30 The final presentations of the workshops for children in Telciu, within Telciu Bulletin project: juggling (with Ana Leoca) and stop-motion film (with Bence Makkai & Selma Dragoș) – Culture House Telciu

16:00 Seminar Natural resource frontiers, territory, and ethnonational “others” (2nd part) – Julie Klinger (Associate Professor, Boston University)

18:00 Round table and conclusions – Tehnological Highschool Telciu

19:00 Performance of the children participating in the percussion workshop (with Mircea Ardeleanu & Pablo Valarezo) within the Telciu village festivities

21:30 Participation in the Telciu village festivities

Sunday, August 18

10:00 – 16:00 3D Exhibition Clio Hight Tech, brought by the County Museum of History and Arts Zalău – Tourist information Center Telciu

Telciu village festivities

Departures