Conferences of the Institute of Ethnography SASA

BOARD

 

Institute of Ethnography SASA is organizing

Round table

Humanities in Time of Post-humanism
Among Relevance, Suppression and Fight for Survival

 

Event will take place on Thursday, December 15th

 

Objectives of the Round table are:

  • Opening dialogue between academics and creators of science policies related to the issue of role and position of humanities in Serbia 
  • Re-evaluating notion of „relevance“ and finding answer to the question – in which way are humanities really relevant?
  • Pointing out possible engagement of knowledge that belongs to humanities in important social processes – in the fields of social and cultural policies, political practices, in the fields of economy (e.g. tourism), food industry, health care
  • Directing attention onto preservation of academic level of research in the field of humanities as a space in which culture is being created, analysed and interpreted. Primary goal of disciplines of humanities is elevation of cultural ambiance of Republic of Serbia.
  • Highlighting significance of writing and publishing in Serbian language.
  • Opening dialogue on possible solutions of the problem of valuation of results in the field of humanities