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International Forum

Freedom of Research

16-18 November, 2017

Université Paris Diderot-Paris 7, France

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Thursday 16.11.2017

 

09:30–10:00

Welcome and Registration

 

10:00–11:00

Introduction to the Forum

Fulya Atacan

Ameer Alhalbi

 

11:00–13:00

 

Plenary Session 1: The State of the Freedom of Research Today

Chair: Asli Telseren

 

Michel de Pracontal (Mediapart)

Stephen Wordsworth (Executive Director of CARA, The Council for At-Risk Academics)

Özlem Yüzak (journalist, Cumhuriyet)

 

 

13:00–14:30

Lunch

 

14:30–16:30

Parallel sessions

 

2a: Ethics, Politics, and Responsibility

Chair: François Reyssat

 

Aude Lapprand (Sciences citoyennes)

Sylvain Laurens (EHESS)

Alison Macrina (Library Freedom project)

Michel de Pracontal (Mediapart)

 

 

2b: Research in/on Political Conflicts

Chair: Anders Fjeld

Tomislav Bogdan (University of Zagreb)

Maddalena Gretel Cammelli (Osservatorio per la libertà di ricerca sui fascismi di ieri e di oggi)

Dilnur Polat (INALCO)

 

 

2c: Freedom of Research and Ecology

Chair: Annika Raapke

Danièle Clavel (Cirad)

Fabrice Flipo (Université Paris Diderot)

Yoshiyuki Sato (University of Tsukuba) and Takumi Taguchi (University of Utsunomiya)

 

 

17:00–20:00

 

Film: "As I open my eyes", of Leyla Bouzid

Projection followed by a discussion with Leyla Bouzid

 

 

Friday 17.11.2017

 

09:00–10:45

 

Plenary Session 3: Articulating Research and Social Struggles

Chair: Anouk Colombani

Christine Castejon (Étonnants travailleurs)

Norma Michi (Universidad Nacional de Luján)

Diego Paredes (Universidad de Buenos Aires)

 

 

11:00–13:00

Parallel Sessions

 

 

4a: Research in Political History and History Politics

Chair: Annika Raapke

 

David Adler (Ruhr-Universität Bochum)

Julian Hamann (Forum Internationale Wissenschaft, Bonn)

Jens Maeße (University of Gießen)

Laurent Martin (Université Paris 3)

 

 

 

4b: Searching for funds and funding research

Chair: Brice Nocenti

Kolja Lindner (Université Paris VIII)

Christian Martinez-Perez (University of Reims Champagne Ardenne)

Leila Miñano (Youpress)

 

 

4c: Freedom of research and the State

Chair: Charlotte Dessaux

Gözde Aytemur (Université de Galatasaray)

Marwan Mohammed (Center Maurice Halbwachs)

 

 

13:00–14:30

Lunch

 

14:30–16:30

 

Plenary Session 5: The politics of the freedom of research

Chair: Nathalie Montoya

 

Anna Biselli (netzpolitik.org)

José Lopez Mazz (Universidad de Montevideo)

Étienne Tassin (Université Paris Diderot)

 

 

17:00–19:00

 

Documentary: "Las manos en la tierra", of Virginia Martínez

Projection followed by a discussion with José Lopez Mazz, one of the protagonists in the documentary

 

20:00

Forum Dinner

 

 

Saturday 18.11.2017

 

09:00–10:45

 

Plenary Session 6: Which freedom of research to defend?

Chair: Anders Fjeld

 

Pascale Laborier (Université Paris Nanterre) and Sophie Wauquier (Université Paris 8)

Eric Marlière (Université de Lille)

Daniel Munier (Scholars at Risk)

Yotetsu Tonaki (Keio University, Tokyo)

 

 

11:00–13:00

Parallel Sessions

 

 

7a: Workshop: Methods of Resistance, Struggling for the Freedom of Research

Chair: Anders Fjeld and François Reyssat

Zeynep Kilvicim (Institute for Advanced Study Berlin)

Laura Lohéac (PAUSE)

Sarah Willcox (Scholars Rescue Fund)

 

 

7b: Producing/orienting research from struggles

Chair: Anouk Colombani

 

Sarah Brown and Inès Marie

Christian Mahieux and Théo Roumier (Les Utopiques, Worker Union journal)

Etienne Penissat (Sciences populaires Saint-Denis)

 

 

7c: Freedom of Research in Arts

Chair: Charlotte Dessaux

 

Form (rapper and founder of FICKO magazine)

Théâtre de l'opprimé

 

 

13:00–14:30

Lunch

 

14:30–16:00

Final discussion: Synthesis, feedback and future activities

 

 

 

 

International Forum

Freedom of research

16-18 November 2017

Université Paris Diderot-Paris 7, France