Programme

International Summer School

Political Masculinities in Europe – New Definitions, Methods and Approaches

 

 

Monday, 20 August 2018

 

 

15.00

Welcome

 

15.30-16.30

Keynote: The Concept of Political Masculinity – an Evaluation

Jeff Hearn

16.30-17.00

Coffee

 

17.00-18.00

Keynote: Applying the Concept of “Political Masculinities” to the Populist Demand and Supply in European Comparative Perspective

Niels Spierings

18.00

Get Together

 

Tuesday, 21 August, 2018

 

 

10.00-12.00

Workshop: “Definitions of Political Masculinities“ I

Chair: Kathleen Starck

12.00-13.00

Lunch

 

13.00-14.30

Workshop: “Definitions of Political Masculinities II

Chair: Birgit Sauer

14.30-15.00

Coffee

 

15.00-17.30

Teacher Tutorials (each teacher tutors 5 students on methods of analysing political masculinities in participants’ own work)

Kathleen Starck

19.30-21.00

Public Panel Discussion with politicians (Rheinland-Pfalz federal parliament and local) on Gender and Politics

Chairs:

Kathleen Starck & Birgit Sauer

Wednesday, 22 August 2018

 

 

10.00-11.00

Keynote: Analysing Political Masculinity-Methods/Concepts

Ov Cristian Norocel

11.00-11.30

Coffee

 

11.30-13.00

Peer Tutorials (Tandem): Peers discuss methods of analysing political masculinities with each other

Chair: Birgit Sauer

13.00-14.00

Lunch

 

14.00-17.00

Reading Time (each participant decides whether they would like to spend this time reading the set texts, discussing texts with other participants/tutors or explore the town of Landau and/or the region)

Hearn, Norocel, Spierings, Blagojevic Hughson

Thursday, 23 August 2018

 

 

10.00-11.00

Keynote: Political Masculinities Top-Down and Bottom-Up:  
Vertical and Horizontal Workings of Transpatriarchies

Marina Blagojevic Hughson

 

11.00-11.30

Coffee

 

11.30-13.00

Applying the Concept of “Political Masculinities” to European Right-Wing Populism – Case Studies

Class with set texts

Chair: Birgit Sauer

13.00-14.00

Lunch

 

14.00-15.30

Roundtable “Is “Political Masculinities” a Productive Concept for the Analysis of (cross-)European Right-Wing Populism, Extremism & Masculinity”

Blagojevic Hughson, Norocel, Spierings, Hearn

Chair: Birgit Sauer

15.30-16.00

Coffee

 

16.00-17.30

Applying the Concept of “Political Masculinities” to European Populist Leaders in the Media – Case Studies

Class with set texts

Chair: Kathleen Starck

19.00

Summer School Dinner

Restaurant Luitpold, Landau

Friday, 24 August 2018

 

 

9.30-11.30

Joint Lecture: Applying the Concept of “Political Masculinities” to the State in a European context (Case Studies of: Finland, Sweden, Netherlands, Austria and Great Britain)

Hearn, Norocel, Blagojevic Hughson, Spierings, Sauer, Starck

11.30-12.30

Lunch

 

12.30-14.o0

Political Masculinities and the State in European countries

Class with set texts

Chair: Starck and Sauer

14.00-14.30

Coffee

 

15.00-15.30

 Wrap Up & Concluding Discussion