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Programme of the Academic Workshop

Countering Somnambulism through Connectivities, Comparisons, and Collaborations

2nd July 2021; 8:00 am – 12:00 pm (Berlin time)

For the abstracts, visit this webpage


(8:00 am – 8:10 am)

Convenors: Thomas Stodulka, Joanna Pfaff-Czarnecka, and Éva Rozália Hölzle


(8:10 am – 09:10 am)

Re-envisioning “Connection”: Lessons and Interventions on Teaching, Education and Research from Singapore

Kelvin Low  (National University of Singapore)

Noorman Abdullah  (National University of Singapore)

Thinking of a Global Coworking Space of Knowledge Production: A Reflection on University Education in a (Post)COVID-19 Time

Agus Suwignyo  (Gadjah Mada University)

How “Humanities Across Borders” (HAB) Keeps Us Grounded

Aarti Kawlra  (Leiden University)

Pandemic Proxy-Fieldwork: Solidarity and other Dilemmas of “Abandoned” Field Sites

Thomas Stodulka (Freie Universität Berlin)

Ferdiansyah Thajib  (KUNCI Study Forum and Collective)


(09:20 am – 10:20 am)

Areal Realities and a Network Approach to Southeast Asia

Christoph Antweiler  (Bonn University)

Politics of Relationships in the Postpandemic World: A Search of Well-being for Human Co-becomings

Akio Tanabe  (Tokyo University)

“Confucianist Asian Values or Traditional Virtues of the Chinese People” – Negotiating filial piety (孝) as National or Civilizational Belonging

Marius Meinhof  (Bielefeld University)


(10:30 am – 11:30 am)

Academic Life in Central Asia During Covid-19: Challenges and Opportunities for Collaborations

Zarina Adambussinova  (American University of Central Asia in Bishkek)
Indira Alibayeva (Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology in Halle/ Almaty Management University)
Aliia Maralbaeva (Ala-Too International University in Bishkek)
Chiara Pierobon (Bielefeld University)
Aijan Sharshenova (OSCE Academy in Bishkek)

Right Places, (almost) Right Time: Collaborating across Time and Space during Covid-19

Phill Wilcox  (Bielefeld University)

On Reduced Somniloquy

Salma Siddique  (Humboldt Universität zu Berlin)

Building Networks and Creating Solidarities: Few Possible Opportunities of Collaboration in The Time of Pandemic

Nasreen Chowdhory  (Delhi University)
Ramneet Kaur (Delhi University)


(11:40 am – 12:00 pm)

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