Events

Sites of Religious Memory in an Age of Exodus - Central Mediterranean

General Programming

Cosponsors
  • Institute for Religion, Culture, & Public Life
  • Department of Anthropology
  • Maison Française
  • Italian Academy
  • Middle East Institute
  • Hispanic Institute for Latin and Iberian Cultures
  • Center for Palestinian Studies
Notes
  • Registration required. See details.

Sites of Religious Memory in an Age of Exodus - Central Mediterranean Schedule:

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9:00-9:30 Coffee

9:30-9:45: Introductions by Naor and Seth

9:45-11:00: Alessandra Ciucci (Respondent: Pier Mattia Tommasino)

11:00-11:15 Coffee Break

11:15-12:30: Yannis Hamilakis: (Respondents: Konstantina Zanou and Seth Kimmel)

12:30-1:30 Lunch

1:30-2:45: Lorenzo Pezzani (Respondent: Naor Ben-Yehoyada)

2:45-3:00 Coffee Break

3:00-5:00: Giovanna Fiume (Respondents: Daniel Hershenzon and Diane Bodart)

Participants:

Giovanna Fiume (Università degli Studi di Palermo). Title: An unexpected site of religious memory: las càrceles secretas (the secret prisons) of the Holy Office in Sicily

Yannis Hamilakis (Brown University). Title: The New Nomadic Age: Archaeologies of Forced and Undocumented Migration

Alessandra Ciucci (Columbia University) Title: Music, Sound, and the Ethical Horizon of Migration across the Mediterranean (Morocco-Italy)

Lorenzo Pezzani (Goldsmiths, University of London). Title: Forensic Oceanography: documenting and contesting the death of migrants in the Mediterranean Sea

Respondents:

Diane Bodart (Columbia University)

Daniel Hershenzon (University of Connecticut)

Pier Mattia Tommasino (Columbia University)

Konstantina Zanou (Columbia University)

Naor Ben-Yehoyada (Columbia University)

Seth Kimmel (Columbia University)

Organized by: Seth Kimmel and Naor Ben-Yehoyada

Participants
  • Giovanna Fiume Professor of Political Science and International Relations Universita Degli Studi di Palermo
  • Yannis Hamilakis Joukowsky Family Professor of Archaeology and Professor of Modern Greek Studies Brown University
  • Lorenzo Pezzani FA Lecturer Goldsmiths, University of London
  • Alessandra Ciucci Lecturer in Ethnomusicology Northeastern University
  • Respondent Diane Bodart David Rosand Assistant Professor of Italian Renaissance Art History Columbia University
  • Respondent Daniel Hershenzon Assistant Professor of Literatures, Cultures, and Languages University of Connecticut
  • Respondent Pier Mattia Tommasino Assistant Professor of Italian Columbia University
  • Respondent Konstantina Zanou Assistant Professor of Italian Columbia University
  • Respondent Naor Ben-Yehoyada Assistant Professor of Anthropology, Department of Anthropology Columbia University
  • Respondent Seth Kimmel Assistant Professor of Latin American and Iberian Cultures Columbia University