Richard Grusin (Wayne State U.): "Premediation, Affect and the Antecipation of Security"
Frank Stern (U. Vienna): "The Jewish Gaze from the Screen: From Molly Picon to Daniel Craig and Melanie Laurent"
David Wellberry (U. Chicago): "Kafka's Wish. On the Art of Interpretation."
Barbie Zelizer (Annenberg School – U. Penn): "Where Local Memories Go in the Global Flow of News"
Ansgar Nünning (GCSC – U. Giessen) & Vera Nünning (U. Heidelberg): "'How Do You Turn Catastrophe Into Art?' Metafictional Reflections on the Impact of Pre- and Remediation on the Representation of Reality in Julian Barne's A History of the World in 10 ½ Chapters
Michael Schudson (U. Columbia): "News as a Blurred Genre: The Contemporary Transformation of Journalism" PhDnet Round Table
, Chair: Peter Hanenberg (FCH – CECC)
Elizabeth Wåghäll Nivre (U. Stockholm): "Reenacting the Past: Queen Christina of Sweden in the Movies"
Elena Agazzi (U. Bergamo): "Günter Grass Camera Obscura
: The Shadows of Memory and the Horizons of Desire"
Uwe Wirth (U. Giessen): "Scenes of Remediation"
Panel Meaning(s) and Mediation
, Chair: Fernando Ilharco (FCH - CECC)
Carla Ganito (FCH – CECC): "The Mobile Phone as a Technology of Premediation"
Martin Zierold (GCSC – U. Giessen): "Making Meaning of Mediations in Change from 'Techno-Images' to the 'Next Society': Analysing Theories of Meaning Making and Media Change"
Florian Wincek (Jacobs U. Bremen): "Mediating Media Art – Digital Visual Archives as Mediation Tools" Panel Remediation(s) of Nationhood
, Chair: Catarina Burnay (FCH – CECC) and Teresa Ferreira (FCH – CECC)
Bernadette Kneidinger (U. Vienna): "The (Re-)Mediation of National Identity in the Sports Coverage. A Qualitative Analysis of Swiss and Austrian Newspapers about the EURO 2008"
Anna Rettberg (GCSC – Giessen, PhDnet member): "The Remediation of a 'Rebranded Englishness' in Contemporary English Literature"
Olivier Nyirubugara (U. Amsterdam): "The Past in a Nutshell: Naming as a Memory Art"
Elsa Peralta (ICS): "Mediating the Past: Empire and Public Memory"
Ana Bela Ramos Morais (FLUL): "Representations of the Hero and of the American Stereotypes in Contemporary Cinema"
Tânia Ganito (ISCPS – CECC): "Remediation, Memory and Identity in Zhang Yang's film Sunflower
" Panel Scenes of Remediation
Chair: Gonçalo Silva (FCH – CECC)
Adriana Martins (FCH – CECC): "Ethical (Re)Mediation in Margarida Cardoso's A Costa dos Murmúrios
Stefano Rosso (U. Bergamo): "Mediation and Radical Cuts: On Postwestern Revisionism in Fiction, Film and TV Series"
Rui Brás (CECC): "Mediating an Idea of Russia" Panel The Culture of Immersion
, Chair: Carla Ganito (FCH – CECC)
Fernando Ilharco (FCH – CECC): "The Backgroundedness of New Media: Questioning the Conditions of Possibility of Contemporary Daily Life"
Vincenzo Martella (U. Bergamo, PhDnet member): "The Function of Mediation in Adorno's Cultural Theory"
Vanda de Sousa (CECC – FCH): "'Big Brother is Watching You' or TV as the New Technological Home" Panel Reading Technologies
, Chair: Pirjo Lyytikäinen (U. Helsinki)
Angela Locatelli (U. Bergamo): "Hybrid Discourses and the Rethoric of Mediation in Early Modern England"
Sabrina Kusche (GCSC – U. Giessen, PhDnet member): "New Media(tion) – Cultural Models of Reality in the New Literary Genre 'E-mail-Novel'"
Isabel Simões Ferreira (FCSH – UNL): "The Celebration of the Wedding of Prince Charles to Camila Parker Bowles: Royal Mediation and Press Mediatization" Panel Literature as Mediation
, Chair: Alexandra Lopes (FCH – CECC)
Diana Gonçalves (CECC, PhDnet member): "Imaging Literature: Foer's Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close
and the Remediation of 9/11"
Ana Cristina Mendes (CEAUL): In CinemaScope and Glorious Technicolor: Film as Mediation in Salman Rushdie's Satanic Verses
Hanna Mäkelä (U. Helsinki. PhDnet member): "Beyond Rivalry: Mimetic Desire and the Mediation of Art in Siri Hustved's What I loved
" Panel The Social Use of Technology
, Chair: Martin Zierold (GCSC – U. Giessen)
Gonçalo Silva (FCH – CECC): "Web 2.0: User Generated Mediation"
Patrícia Dias (FCH –CECC): "The New Media and the Mediation of Corporate Visual Identity: A Portuguese Case Study"
C. Susana Abrantes (UFRJ – Brazil): "African Realities in Construction: Some Notes on Learning Tools, Students, Mediation and Power" Panel Mediating Conflict
, Chair: Kai Sicks (GCSC – U. Giessen)
Maria Emília Fonseca (FLUL): "From Arms to Art: From a Culture of Conflict to a Culture of Peace"
Daniela Agostinzho (CECC): "The Mediation of Memory and Trauma in the Aftermath of the Yugoslav Wars"
Elisabetta Colla (CECC): "Picturing the Hunger: The Barthesian Punctum
in the Photograph 'Mao and the Famers'" Panel Journalism and the Challenges of Mediation
, Chair: José Miguel Sardica (FCH – CECC)
Rita Figueiras (FCH – CECC): "The Art of Punditry"
Irmgard Wetzstein (U. Vienna): "The Handling of Political Conflicts in Quality Journalism – Similarities and Differences in the News Coverage of Higher and Lower Escalates Conflict Phases"
Nelson Ribeiro (FCH – CECC): "Radio and the Mediation of News in Portugal during World War II" Panel Remediating Identity
, Chair: Patrícia Dias (FCH – CECC)
Catarina Burnay (FCH – CECC): "RTP Açores Television Fiction. The Mediation of 'Açorianidade'"
Cátia Ferreira (CECC): "Remediated Selves: Having a Second Life Through an Avatar"
Christina Mohr (GCSC – U. Giessen): "No Stories to Live By – On Cultural Premediation in Ron Kovic's Born on the Fourth of July
" Panel Spaces of Mediation
, Chair: Uwe Wirth (U. Giessen)
Kai Sicks (GCSC – U. Giessen): "Peary, Cook and the Mediation of North Pole Exploration Around 1900"
Cândida Cadavez (ESHTE): "Mediation in Tourism – The Importance of Being Naïve"
Michele Whiting (Bath Spa U.): "Negotiating Hollow Space"