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4.6. Re-telling the Past, Mapping
the Future: Feminist Interventions across Times and Cultures
Kostova (University of Veliko Turnovo, Bulgaria)
The workshop was conceived as an interdisciplinary forum with a focus on women in Central and South Eastern Europe and their (self-)representations. It literally turned into a journey spanning those two regions and shedding light on crucial periods in their varied histories with the feminist interventions of the title coming both from significant figures from the past and present and the participants themselves. "Transition" was a keyword, which recurred throughout the presentations and discussions, thus emphasizing the participants' awareness of the regions' liminality and their potential for change and development.
Most speakers engaged with topics such as the following:
The workshop encouraged an exchange of ideas and fruitful debate among scholars of different academic and national backgrounds. Participants represented all major areas in the humanities and arts: from literature through media studies to art history.
© Ludmilla Kostova (Veliko Tarnovo)
4.6. Re-telling the Past, Mapping the Future: Feminist Interventions across Times and Cultures
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For quotation purposes:
Ludmilla Kostova (University of Veliko Turnovo, Bulgaria): Report: Re-telling the Past, Mapping the Future: Feminist Interventions across Times and Cultures. In: TRANS. Internet-Zeitschrift für Kulturwissenschaften. No. 15/2003. WWW: http://www.inst.at/trans/15Nr/04_06/kostova_report15.htm