MSA 2019
ABOUT MSA 2019
PROGRAM
FORMATS
METHODOLOGY WORKSHOP
METHODOLOGY MASTERCLASSES
REGISTRATION AND FEES
TRAVEL AND ACCOMMODATION
VALLEY OF THE FALLEN EXCURSION
CHILD-FRIENDLY MSA
SUSTAINABLE CONFERENCE

Plaza de la Villa; © Madrid Visitors & Convention Bureau

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Keynote Sessions

Keynote by Viet Thanh Nguyen, Pulitzer Prize 2016
[ENGLISH with simultaneous translation]

Keynote by Aleida Assmann, Peace Prize of the German Book Trade 2018
[ENGLISH with simultaneous translation]

Roundtable Connecting Memory Traditions Around the World
With: Astrid Erll (chair), Susannah Radstone, Darlene St.Clair, Jie-Hyun Lim , Ciraj Rassool
[ENGLISH with simultaneous translation]

Film screening of Nostalgia for the light with a Q&A with Patricio Guzmán (Alison Ribeiro de Menezes)
[SPANISH with simultaneous translation]

Parallel keynote panels

Roundtable How to Publish in Memory Studies
[ENGLISH with simultaneous translation]

Roundtable Memory Politics in 21st-Century Spain in the 80th Anniversary of the End of the Civil War (1936-1939)
[SPANISH with simultaneous translation]

Roundtable Memory and Museums
[BILINGUAL with simultaneous translation]

Roundtable 25 years since Rwanda’s Genocide
[ENGLISH with simultaneous translation]

Roundtable Institutional Memory Politics
[ENGLISH with simultaneous translation]

Special Sessions

Roundtable Art Textures in Spanish Memory Politics
[SPANISH with simultaneous translation]

Q&A with Elizabeth Jelin (with Lidia Mateo Leivas)
[SPANISH with simultaneous translation]

Q&A with Federico Mayor Zaragoza, former General Director of UNESCO (with Carlos Giménez)
[SPANISH with simultaneous translation]

Conversation between Marianne Hirsch & Mirta Kupferminc
[ENGLISH with simultaneous translation]

Lunch treats

Theatre by Micomicón Company (26 June 2019, 2-3 pm – during lunch)
Performance by Joanna Craveiro (27 June 2019, 2-3 pm – during lunch)
Archaeological walk with Alfredo González-Ruibal (The Civil War at the University)

Arts program

Film festival parallel to the program, performances and more

Other activities

29 June 2019, 10am-2pm:
Excursion to the Valley of the Fallen (self-pay)

During the Conference you will have the chance to visit or participate in:

  • Critical intervention in the existing exhibition at the Museum of America
  • Visit the Spanish Civil War trenches around the UCM campus under guidance of Alfredo González-Ruibal
  • Guided tour through the Campus Complutense University (not linked to memory)