Activities - by Joanna Chojnicka


2017
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May 29 Leuphana University in Lüneburg Guest lecture about Critical Discourse Analysis within the seminar "Theorien und Methoden der Nachhaltigkeitspolitik"
April - June 17 University of Bremen Coordination of the preparations of Faculty 10: Linguistics and Literary Studies for the Open Campus day
April - July University of Bremen Seminar Applied perspectives to Postcolonial Languages (Seminar B - Discourse analysis)
April - July University of Bremen Organization of the INPUTS lecture series "Changing ecologies: language, culture and the environment" together with prof. Eeva Sippola
April - July University of Bremen Participation in the Linguistic Debate Club (Linguistischer Debattierklub), organized every two weeks by Dr. Christel Stolz and Prof. Eeva Sippola
March 17-18 The University of Latvia in Riga Conference "53. Artura Ozola dienas - Gramatika valodas un valodniecības attīstībā"
February 27 -
March 2
Leuphana University in Lüneburg Conference Week "Was macht die Welt gerecht?"
February 9-11 University of Bremen Conference Contradiction Studies - Mapping the Field
Presentation "Shaking the Foundations of the Ivory Tower: Politics and the University" together with Tonja Sperling
February 3 Stowarzyszenie Lepszy Świat, Poznań, Poland An informative meeting with prospective project participants identifying as transsexual/transgender (in accordance with the principles of participant action research and feminist research ethics)

2016
date place event
December 15 University of Bremen BYIC Brown Bag lunch presentation "Ethics and science: a transdisciplinary discussion", together with Denise Müller-Dum
December 8 - 9 Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium Conference Constructed / Constructive Journalism
Presentation "A future to believe in - sustainability and the Sanders campaign in advocacy journalism" (together with Norman Laws)
October 2016 - February 2017 Leuphana University in Lüneburg Seminar "Sustainability in the postcolonial world", together with Norman Laws (Leuphana Semester)
October 2016 - February 2017 University of Bremen Seminar "Themes in Critical Discourse Analysis", Modultyp B/C im Master Language Sciences
September 1 University of Bremen BYIC Brown Bag lunch presentation "Discourse analysis as a method in linguistics and social sciences - an experiment in interdisciplinarity"
July 1 University of Bremen Organization of the Workshop on Corpus Linguistic Methods with Łukasz Pakuła, Faculty of English, Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań, Poland, and Tonia Sperling, Anglistik/Sprachenwissenschaft at the Faculty 10: Linguistics and Literary Studies, University of Bremen
June 30 University of Bremen Organization of the Workshop "Fostering interdisciplinary communication - discussing approaches to discourse" for linguists, historians, and social and cultural scientists working with discourse analysis, in cooperation with Worlds of Contradiction (link)
Workshop materials: timetable, program
June 15 - 19 Vilnius, Lithuania Baltic Pride Festival
Report
Baltic Pride 2016 International Human Rights Conference "Legal Recognition of Same-Sex Relationships: Emerging International Consensus and Local Opportunities"
Report
May 21 Leuphana University in Lüneburg CORACI Festival
Workshop "Gender from a postcolonial perspective: is it (all) about language?"
Website of the Festival and workshop info
May 9 & May 23 Leuphana University in Lüneburg Guest lectures about Critical Discourse Analysis within the seminar "Theorien und Methoden der Nachhaltigkeitspolitik"
April 4 - July 8 University of Bremen Seminar "Discourse analysis - theory and method" offered to students of MA program Language Sciences
March 15-18 University of Bremen Third Bremen Conference on Language and Literature in Colonial and Postcolonial Contexts (BCLL#3)
February 23-25 Leuphana University in Lüneburg Conference Week "Wie wollen wir 2030 leben?"
January 27 University of Bremen Presentation of the project at the first joint linguistics teams' meeting at the Faculty of Linguistics and Literary Studies

2015
date place event
December 3-4 University of Antwerp, Belgium Workshop for authors contributing to the volume on LGBTQs, Media and Culture in Europe, edited by Alexander Dhoest, Łukasz Szulc and Bart Eeckhout
October 2015 -
February 2016
Leuphana University in Lüneburg Seminars "Sustainability in Critical Language Awareness" (Leuphana Semester) and "Gender and Diversity in Critical Language Awareness" (Complementary Studies)