Conference Program - Security and Morality: Critical Anthropological Perspectives

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Conference Program

Security and Morality

Critical Anthropological Perspectives

University of Oslo

March 28 – 29, 2019

Room: HF-12

Faculty of Humanities

Niels Treschows Hus, 12th floor

Niels Henrik Abels vei 36, 0313 Oslo

Please register for the conference here: https://skjema.uio.no/112912

March 28, 2019

09:30 Registration & Coffee

10:00 Welcome by organizers

Session 1

10:15 -10:45

Moral and Ethical Challenges in Ethnographic Observation in Prison Settings

Catarina Frois

10:45 -11:15

Staging Sovereignty: Punitivity, Xenophobia, and the Frail Society

Victor L. Shammas

11:15 - 11:30 Coffee Break

Session 2

11:30 - 12:00

Security State, Honor, and Anti-Establishment Resentment

Tereza Kuldova

12:00 -12:30

Honor as the Moral Culture of Russia’s Security Establishment

Jardar Østbø

12:30 -13:00

‘Securing the Island’: Paradoxes of Fear and Moral Regeneration in Vanuatu

Tom Bratrud

13:00 -14:30 Lunch Break

Session 3

14:30 -15:00

A State of Suspicion: Countering ‘radicalization’ into ‘violent extremism’ in Norway

Sindre Bangstad

15:00 -15:30

‘How to Prevent Radicalization: Narratives and Logics in the Policy of Preventing Islamist Radicalization of Adolescents in Germany

Leonie Thal

15:30 - 16:00 Coffee Break

16:00 - 17:00

Keynote Lecture

Constructing the ‘Crimmigrant Other’: Towards the Moral Economy of Migration Control

Katja Franko

17:00 -18:00

Refreshments & Socializing

March 29, 2019

9:30 Coffee & snacks

Session 1

10:00 - 10:30

Humanitarianism, Security and the Resilience Agenda: The Ethical Quandaries of Aid in Jordan and Lebanon

Malay Firoz

10:30 - 11:00

Contesting the Moral Frames of Aid Work: Humanitarian Ideology on Trial

Kristin Bergtora Sandvik

11:00 - 11:15 Coffee Break

Session 2

11:15 -11:45

Knowledge Makes You Safe: Risk Management Workshops and Production of (in)Security Kamila Grześkowiak

11:45 -12:15

Self-protective Practices of Crime Victims and the Discourse on Security

Ulf Borelius & Stig Grundvall

12:15 - 13:30

Lunch break & EASA Anthropology of Security Network Meeting

Session 3

13:30 - 14:00

The Morality of Studying Security: Divergent Perspectives and the Dilemmas of the Anthropologist-expert

Tessa G. Diphoorn & Erella Grassiani

14:00 - 14:30

‘We Defend Healthy Moral Values’: Theorizing the Nexus Between Security and Morality

Ana Ivasiuc

14:30 – 15:00 Coffee Break

Session 4

15:00 - 15:30

Claims on Community: Moral Authority and Racialized Security Logics in U.S. Community Policing

Jessica Katzenstein

15:30 - 16:00

Internal Affairs: Family Expectations and Entanglements for Mexican Police Officers

Adina Radosh Sverdlin

16:00 - 16:15 Coffee Break

16:15 - 17:00

Book Launch of Security Blurs: The Politics of Plural Security Provision ed. by Tessa Diphoorn and Erella Grassiani

17:00 - 18:00

Refreshments & Discussion about possible publication venues

The conference is jointly funded by EASA (European Association of Social Anthropologists), University of Oslo, and LMU Munich.

 

 

Founder: Tereza Kuldova, PhD

 

OsloMet - Oslo Metropolitan University

Norway

 

tkuld@oslomet.no

 

 

 

© 2017, Tereza Kuldova