Transport from Bayreuth Train Station to Thurnau

Registration and Coffee

Institute for Franconian History (IFLG), Thurnau Castle.

Welcome and Introduction

Multifunktionsraum, IFLG

Astrid Swenson
Alison Carrol

Astrid Swenson, Professor for European Historical Cultures, University of Bayreuth & Alison Carrol, Reader in European History, Brunel University London


Elizabeth Vlossak

Elizyabeth Vlossak, Ass. Professor of European History, Brock University, Canada

Rebecca Madgin

Rebecca Madgin, Professor of Urban Studies, University of Glasgow

Artemis Ignatidou
Evi Nakou

Artemis Ignatidou, Lecturer in European Historical Cultures, University of Bayreuth & Evi Nakou, Sound Artist, Athens

“A conversation on our sound-based approach to interdisciplinary”

Dinner at Piccola Italia

Panel: Borders of Agency

Martin Ott

Chair: Martin Ott, Director Institute for Franconian History, Bayreuth & Bamberg

Alison Carrol

Alison Carrol, Reader in European History, Brunel University London

Anna Källén

Anna Källén, Associate Professor in Archaeology, Stockholm University/Chair Professor of Museology at Umeå University

Kerstin Stamm

Discussant: Kerstin Stamm, Deutsche Stiftung Denkmalschutz, Berlin


Panel: Spaces of Encounter

Marcus Mühlnikel

Chair: Marcus Mühlnikel, Institute for Franconian History, University of Bayreuth

Sybille Frank

Sybille Frank, Professor for Urban Sociology, TU-Darmstadt

Muriel Blaive

Muriel Blaive, Elise Richter Research Fellow, University of Graz

Tetyana Zhurzenko

Tetyana Zhurzenko, Research Associate, Department of History, European University Instiutte, Florence,

Cassandra Mark-Thiesen

Discussant: Cassandra Mark-Thiesen, Junior Research Group Leader, University of Bayreuth


Borders of Belonging Exhibition Guided Tour

Kemenate, Thurnau Castle

Panel Forgotten and Remembered Borders

Inge Dornan

Chair: Inge Dornan, Reader in History, Brunel University London

Dacia Viejo Rose
Hyun Kyung Lee

Dacia Viejo Rose, Associate Professor in Heritage and the Politics of the Past, Director, Cambridge Heritage Research Centre & Hyun Kyung Lee Assistant Professor at Critical Global Studies Institute, Sogang University (South Korea)

Nabila Oulebsir

Nabila Oulebsir, Professor of Contemporary Art History, University of Poitiers

Tamara van Kessel

Discussant: Tamara van Kessel, Assistant Professor in History, University of Amsterdam


Creative Workshop

Ahnensaal, Forschungsinstitut für Musiktheater (FIMT), Schloss Thurnau

‘A heuristic, interdisciplinary workshop on the modalities of approaching knowledge’ led by Dr Artemis Ignatidou, Postdoctoral Research Fellow in European Historical Cultures, University of Bayreuth and Evi Nakou, Sound Artist, Athens

Concluding Reflections on the Day

Dinner at Schlossbräu

Borderland Exploration

Trip to the former German-German Border Museum Mödlareuth.