Thursday, June 29

6pm Registration Ihnestraße 21
6.15pm Opening Keynote (public)
Chair: Margreth Lünenborg (Freie Universität Berlin)

Affective Publics: News Storytelling, Sentiment and Twitter
Zizi Papacharissi (University of Illinois at Chicago)

Ihnestraße 21, Hörsaal A
7.30pm Informal Get-together Alter Krug Dahlem

Friday, June 30

8.45am Registration
Otto-von-Simson-Straße 26, Seminarzentrum
9.15am Welcome and Introduction

Margreth Lünenborg, Tanja Maier (for the CRC Affective Societies)
Elke Grittmann (for the DGPuK MedSoz section)
Seminarzentrum
9.45am Session 1: Theoretical Approaches
Chair: Laura Sūna (Freie Universität Berlin)

Affect Disposition – Psychopower – Eventology
Bernd Bösel (Universität Potsdam)

The Logic of Immanent Conspiracy: Affective Politics in the Contemporary West
Peter Zuurbier (Simon Fraser University, Burnaby)

Seminarzentrum
10.45am Coffee Break
11.15am Session 2: Journalism and its Affective Power
Chair: Saskia Sell (Freie Universität Berlin)

Leak Early, Leak (More Than) Often: Outlining the Affective Politics of Data Leaks in Network Ecologies
Alberto Micali (University of Lincoln)

Affective and Activist Citizen Journalism: The Case of Turkey
Barış Çoban, Bora Ataman (Doğuş University, Istanbul)

Seminarzentrum
12.15am Lunch Break
1.30pm Keynote Lecture (public)
Chair: Elizabeth Prommer (Universität Rostock)

Affective Politics in Video Activism
Jens Eder (Filmuniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf, Potsdam)

Seminarzentrum
2.45pm Session 3: Affects in Reality TV
Chair: Lothar Mikos (Filmuniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf)

Elicited and Exploited Emotions – How Reality TV Demands the Body
Daniel Klug, Axel Schmidt (Universität Basel)

Affects and the Dynamics of Cultural Belonging in Reality TV
Claudia Töpper, Tanja Maier, Margreth Lünenborg (Freie Universität Berlin)

In Their Shoes? Refugee Reality TV as a Technology of Citizenship
Margriet van der Waal, Rieke Böhling (Rijksuniversiteit Groningen, Universität Bremen)

Seminarzentrum
4.15pm Coffee Break
4.45pm Session 4: The Communication of Emotions
Chair: Martina Thiele (Universität Salzburg)

Communicating Grief Online.
Anke Offerhaus (Universität Bremen)

‘Seduce me or lose me!’ The Communication of Dating in the Digital Age
Miriam Stehling, Julian Scherer (Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen)

Wie Emotionen die öffentliche Kommunikation verändern. Eine systemtheoretische Modellierung (in German language)
Alexander Görke (Freie Universität Berlin)

Seminarzentrum
7pm Dinner Osteria Uno

Saturday, July 1

9.15am Keynote Lecture (public)
Chair: Elke Grittmann (Hochschule Magdeburg-Stendal)

What’s Going On? Mapping the Affective Work of Media
Brigitte Hipfl (Universität Klagenfurt)

Seminarzentrum
10.30am Coffee Break
11am Session 5: Queer Affects and Transnational Emotions
Chair: Theresa Schütz (Freie Universität Berlin)

this page is temporarily under construction – Queer Affects & Activism in Digital Archives
Sophie Nikoleit (Freie Universität Berlin)

Localization of Emotion in Transnational TV Format: A Comparative Analysis of „The Voice“ in Germany and China
Yuanchen Zhang (Universität Hamburg)

Seminarzentrum
12am Lunch Break
1pm Session 7: The Affective Dynamics of Trans- and Interculturalism
Chair: Susanne Eichner (Aarhus Universitet)

Rethinking Media Events as Affective Practices
Michael Skey (Loughborough University)

Sense of Commonality and Tactical Appropriation: The Case of ‘Turkish-German Cinema’
Nazli Kilerci (Freie Universität Berlin)

Affective Media Practices of Dance, Video and Social Media: The Creation of ‘Home’ in the Transnational Setting Mexico-USA
Ingrid Kummels, Thomas John (Freie Universität Berlin)

Seminarzentrum
2.30pm Final Remarks
Chair: Margreth Lünenborg (Freie Universität Berlin)

Rainer Mühlhoff (Freie Universität Berlin)
Susanne Eichner (Aarhus Universitet)

Seminarzentrum
3.30pm End