Scientific Events

Organisation of scientific events

Member of the Organizing Committee of Migrating Rights | keynotes, CES - University of Coimbra, 11 December 2019 (com Giuliani, Gaia; Gianolla, Cristiano ; Panico, Carla; Sousa Ribeiro, Joana; Velez, Fatima; Indelicato, Marilena; Keating, Clara; Roque, Silvia; Viagas, Silvia).

Member of the Organizing Committee of "How can Science and Technology Studies help to reflect on the political crisis associated with refugees and asylum seekers?". The workshop is financially supported by the European Association for the Study of Science and Technology (EASST), so that travel and accommodation costs can be partly covered (5 persons can be supported up to 200 Euros). Please indicate in your application if you wish to be considered for a bursary. The workshop receives additional support from CES (University of Coimbra), the EXCHANGE project (executed at CECS, University of Minho and funded by ERC) , and the (DE)OTHERING project (executed at CES and funded by FCT). , CES - University of Coimbra, 26 to 28 September by 2018 (com Amelung, Nina; Gianolla, Cristiano; Giuliani, Gaia; Sousa Ribeiro, Joana; Solovova, Olga).

Organization of Organisation of the third of the three academic events at Birkbeck Institute for Humanities (UK) as visiting scholar and visiting fellowship recipient: Open interdisciplinary panel on Lampedusa and Beyond, Birkbeck Institute for Humanities, University fo London, 04 to 04 June by 2018.

Organization of Organisation of three academic events at Birkbeck Institute for Humanities (UK) as visiting scholar and visiting fellowship recipient: Workshop: Monstrosity, Abjection and Climate Change in the Mediterranean Area, Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities, University fo London, 25 to 25 May by 2018.

Organization of Organisation of three academic events at Birkbeck Institute for Humanities (UK) as visiting scholar and visiting fellowship recipient, Birkbeck Institute for Humanities, University fo London, 01 May to 01 July 2018.

Member of the Organizing Committee of Member of the Organizing Commettee of InteRGRace Symposium 2018, University of Padova (Italy), 26 to 28 March by 2018 (com Giuliani, Gaia , InteRGRace).

Member of the Organizing Committee of Co-organisation as a founding member of the ITM (Inter-Thematic group on Migrations of CES) of its second workshop, at CES (Portugal), 15 to 15 March by 2018 (com Giuliani, Gaia; , Cristiano Gianolla; , Olga Solovova; , Joana Sousa Ribeiro).

Member of the Organizing Committee of Co-organisation as a founding member of the ITM (Inter-Thematic group on Migrations of CES) of its second workshop, CES (Portugal), 06 to 06 April by 2017 (com Giuliani, Gaia; , Cristiano Gianolla; Solovova, Olga; , Joana Sousa Ribeiro).

Member of the Organizing Committee of Times and Spaces of Globalization (University of Padova) co-organized by Nextgeneration Global Studies and InteRGRace, University of Padova, 20 to 24 February by 2017 (com Giuliani, Gaia; , Nextgeneration Global Studies; , InteRGRace).

Member of the Organizing Committee of (Research seminar) Crime e Fim-do-mundo na literatura e no cinema organised with Fabrice Schurmans (CES), Andrea Pezzé (CES), CES, University of Coimbra (Portugal)., 03 May 2016 (com Giuliani, Gaia; Pezzé, Andrea; Schurmans, Fabrice).

Organization of (International conference panel) '(Un)disciplined Movements: Ecology, Race, and Resistance in the Government of Mobility', at the Undisciplined Environments International Conference of the European Network of Political Ecology (ENTITLE), KTH, Stockholm (Sweden), 22 to 22 March by 2016.

Member of the Organizing Committee of InteRGRace Symposium 2016, University of Padova, 21 to 22 January by 2016 (com Giuliani, Gaia , InteRGRace).

Member of the Organizing Committee of (Symposium) Le esclusioni della bellezza. Costruzione e incorporamento di ideali estetici, as a member of InteRGRace with CSGE and MoDI , Dept. Scienze dell'educazione, University of Bologna (Italy), 05 to 05 June by 2015 (com Giuliani, Gaia , InteRGRace).

Member of the Organizing Committee of InteRGRace Symposium 2014, University of Padova, 16 December 2014 (com Giuliani, Gaia , InteRGRace).

Member of the Organizing Committee of (Round Table): live version of the round table included in Studi culturali journal ['The thin white line. Intersections of race, gender, and class in postcolonial Italy', n. 2/2013]. Co-panelist and discussants: prof. Cristina Demaria (University of Bologna); drs. Devi Sachetto (University of Padova), Sonia Sabelli (University of Rome, 'La Sapienza'), Tatiana Petrovich Njegosh (Università di Macerata) and Vincenza Perilli (InteRGRace), Dept. Philosophy and Communication (University of Bologna) , 21 May 2014 (com Giuliani, Gaia , InteRGRace).

Organization of (Conference panel) 'Colonialism, settler colonialism, indigeneity and migration: new perspectives for Postcolonial Theory'. Co-panelists: prof. Nandita Sharma (University of Hawaii), Dr. Kiran Grewal (University of Sydney)., International EACLALS Triennial Conference in Istanbul, Bogazici (Bosphorus) University., 26 April 2011.

Organization of (International Round Table) 'Settler colonialism and colour line: a topicality'?.. Co-panelists: Drs. Lorenzo Veracini (the Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne; Dinesh J. Wadiwel, Maria Giannacopoulos (Macquarie University), Kiran Grewal (University of Sydney). , University of Technology Sydney, 03 May 2010.

Organization of 'Tutti i colori del Bianco. Prospettive teoriche e sguardi storici sulla whiteness' (All colours of whiteness. Theoretical perspectives and historical gazes on whiteness)., ex Dept. Politica Istituzioni Storia, University of Bologna, 05 March 2009.

Presentations in scientific events

Giuliani, Gaia (2019), "Defending the colour of the nation in postcolonial Italy: the national imagined community and the banality of racism", paper presented at Society for Italian Studies, Biennial Conference 2019, University of Edinburgh, UK, 26 to 28 June.

Giuliani, Gaia (2019), "As fronteiras fazem as raças: para uma cartografia das construções das monstruosidades racializadas e genderizadas ao longo e através das fronteiras", paper presented at VII Congresso APA | 7th APA Congress Congresso da Associação Portuguesa de Antropologia, Facultade de Ciencias Sociais e Humanas, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, 04 to 07 June.

Giuliani, Gaia (2019), "Lampedusa: The Border Spectacle and the Postcolonial Chronotope of the Migrant Boat", paper presented at NORA conference: Border regimes, territorial discourses, feminist politics, Reykijavick, Island, 22 to 24 May.

Giuliani, Gaia (2018), "(De)Othering: The Italian case", paper presented at A imaginação do futuro. Saberes, experiências, alternativas, FEUC, University of Coimbra, 07 to 10 November.

Giuliani, Gaia (2018), ""Monstrosity, the colonial archive and the migrant body: intersectional perspectives on visual constructions of migrants and asylum seekers"", paper presented at Endangered Bodies: Representing and Policing the Body in Western Culture, the School of Arts and Humanities, at the University of Lisbon, 08 to 09 October.

Giuliani, Gaia (2018), "Mobility, Monstrosity, Postcoloniality: Containment and Resistance", paper presented at How can Science and Technology Studies help to reflect on the political crisis associated with refugees and asylum seekers?, CES - University of Coimbra, 26 to 28 September.

Giuliani, Gaia (2018), "Genere e razza. Una prospettiva intersezionale"", paper presented at Summer school of the Società Italiana delle Storiche (SIS) on "Violenza contro le donne e violenza di genere. Storie e pratiche di resistenza dall'età moderna a oggi", Florence, Italy, 29 August 02 September.

Giuliani, Gaia (2018), "2017: (Eng) "Beauty That Matters: White Gaze and Black Female Bodies in the Italian Cinema of the 1970s"", paper presented at American Historical Association (AHA) Annual Meeting, Washington (USA), 04 to 07 January.

Giuliani, Gaia (2017), "The white male gaze in Italian cine-reportages 1960s-1970s: masculinity and Otherness between colonialism and decolonisation", paper presented at Italian cinema, italian identity. Visual Culture and National Imaginary between Tradition and Contemporaneity, University of Roma Tre, 28 to 29 November.

Giuliani, Gaia (2017), "The white male gaze in Italian cine-reportages 1960s-1970s: masculinity and Otherness between colonialism and decolonisation", paper presented at What's New in Queer Studies?, , University of L'Aquila (Italy), 31 March 02 April.

Giuliani, Gaia (2016), "The future (past?) Boundaries of citizenship: segregation (district 9, 2009), cohabiting (monsters, 2010), elimination (war of the worlds, 2005)", paper presented at VI Congresso Da Associação Portuguesa De Antropologia, Universidade de Coimbra, 02 to 04 June.

Giuliani, Gaia (2016), "Lampedusa (un)disciplined - organized panel titled: panel '(Un)disciplined Movements: Ecology, Race, and Resistance in the Government of Mobility", paper presented at Undisciplined Environments International Conference of the European Network of Political Ecology (ENTITLE), KTH, Stockholm , 20 to 23 March.

Giuliani, Gaia (2015), "The colour(s) of Lampedusa", paper presented at The Politics of Location Conference, The Innovation Forum, University of Salford, Manchester (UK), 12 November.

Giuliani, Gaia (2015), ""Razza genere e classe nell'Italia contemporanea: per una lettura postcoloniale ed intersezionale dell'immaginario televisivo italiano (1970-90)"", paper presented at Colonialismo e identità nazionale. L'Oltremare tra fascismo e Repubblica. Seminario SISSCO III. I conti col passato: l'Italia repubblicana e l'eredità coloniale, University of Cagliari (Italy), 02 to 04 July.

Giuliani, Gaia (2015), "Per una mappatura transnazionale dell'assegnazione del colore tra colonialismo e condizione postcoloniale", paper presented at Archivi del futuro: il postcoloniale, l'Italia e il tempo a venire, University of Padova, 18 to 20 February.

Giuliani, Gaia (2014), ""Mediterraneità e bianchezza. Il razzismo italiano tra fascismo e articolazioni contemporanee (1861-2011)"", paper presented at Cultura, Transcultura, Razza, University of Macerata (IT). , 10 June.

Giuliani, Gaia (2014), "The future (past?) boundaries of citizenship: elimination, inclusion, contamination", paper presented at Memories of the Future, Chelsea College of Arts (UAL) & Institute of Modern Languages Research, 02 to 03 May.

Giuliani, Gaia (2013), ""Fears of disaster and white fantasies in European popular culture (2001-2013)"", paper presented at Cultures of Disasters. An international conference on humanistic disaster studies, University of Oslo (NOR), 06 to 08 November.

Giuliani, Gaia (2013), ""Critical Whiteness Studies, Intersectionality and Emotional coding as the fundational analytical scheme for an anti-Racist university and society" ", paper presented at International Conference Building an Anti-Racist University, , University of Leeds (UK), 18 October.

Giuliani, Gaia (2013), ""Fears of disaster and (post-)human raciologies in European popular culture (2001-2013)"", paper presented at International Conference The Posthuman: differences, embodiments, performativity, University of Roma Tre (IT), , 11 to 14 September.

Giuliani, Gaia (2013), ""Omino bianco. Images of Blackness and Whiteness in contemporary (postcolonial) Italy, 2010-2012"", paper presented at International Conference After the Empires Reflections of European colonialism in a globalized world, Roskilde University (DEN), 29 to 13 May.

Giuliani, Gaia (2012), ""European self-representation(s) in a time of crisis"", paper presented at International Conference on Implications of the Eurozone crisis for perceptions, politics and policies of migration, University of Malmö (SWE), 29 to 30 November.

Giuliani, Gaia (2012), ""The Construction of Italianness: Race and whiteness in Liberal and early Fascist Italy"", paper presented at 2nd Global Conference Images of whiteness. Exploring critical issues , Mansfield College, University of Oxford (UK), 07 to 09 July.

Giuliani, Gaia (2012), ""The Construction of Italianness: Masculinity and Race in Liberal and Early Fascist Italy"", paper presented at the John D. Calandra Italian American Institute's conference on Reimagining White Ethnicity. Expressivity, Identity, Race, City University of NY (USA), 27 to 28 April.

Giuliani, Gaia (2011), ""Prior-ness, In-sidedness and Out-sidedness: Colour-assignment at the Foundation of the Settler Body-Politic" ", paper presented at International Graduate Conference on Colonial Legacies, Postcolonial Contestations: Decolonizing The Social Sciences And The Humanities, Frankfurt Research Center For Postcolonial Studies, Goethe-University Frankfurt (GER), 16 to 18 June.

Giuliani, Gaia (2011), ""Postcolonial Theory and the construction of Otherness in settler colonialism"", paper presented at EACLALS Triennial Conference, Bogazici University, Istanbul (TK) , 26 to 30 April.

Giuliani, Gaia (2011), "From the Internal to the External Black: an Historical Discussion of Contemporary Italian Whiteness", paper presented at International symposium "Across the Borders of Desire: Italy as a Land of Departure and Destination", Princeton University - Italian Studies program, 31 March 01 April.

Giuliani, Gaia (2011), ""Coloring geographies of power. The color line in settler colonialism"", paper presented at Critical Ethnic Studies and the Future of Genocide: Settler Colonialism/Heteropatriarchy/White Supremacy" Conference, University of California Riverside (USA), 10 to 12 March.

Giuliani, Gaia (2010), ""L'italiano negro"", paper presented at 8th Crossroad in Cultural Studies Conference , Lingnan University of Hong Kong (HK), 18 to 21 June.

Giuliani, Gaia (2010), ""Matching-colours: settler colonialism and colour line"", paper presented at Round Table: Settler colonialism and colour line: a topicality?, Transforming Culture Research Centre, University of Technology Sydney (NSW), 05 May.

Giuliani, Gaia (2010), ""Politics of Colour in early 20th century Italy"", paper presented at Conference Transcultural Mappings. Emerging Issues in Comparative, Transnational and Area Studies , University of Sydney (NSW), 09 to 11 April.

Giuliani, Gaia (2009), ""Sovereignty and colonialism. From national sovereignty to anticolonial sovereignties"", paper presented at 10th Biennial EASA Conference Dis/solutions. The Future of the Past in Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific, University of Balearic Islands (ESP), 22 to 25 September.

Giuliani, Gaia (2009), "(Eng) "Whose whiteness? Cultural dislocations between Italy and Australia"", paper presented at 2nd IAIRF, Borders. Theory. Art. And Power, University of Bari (IT), 17 to 19 June.

Giuliani, Gaia (2009), "(It) "Fantasie di bianchezza nell'Australia indipendente"", paper presented at International symposium: "Tutti i colori del bianco. Prospettive teoriche e sguardi critici sulla Whiteness", University of Bologna, Faculty of Political Sciences., 05 March.

Giuliani, Gaia (2008), ""Selecting Whites. The Sovereign Subject in Early Independent Australia"", paper presented at ACRAWSA Annual Conference, University of Melbourne (VIC), 03 to 05 December.

Giuliani, Gaia (2008), ""Selecting Whites. The Sovereign Subject in Early Independent Australia"", paper presented at International symposium: "Relational Dis/locations: Mediterranean Cultures in Translocal and Transnational Contexts", Macquarie University (NSW), 28 November.

Giuliani, Gaia (2008), "(Eng) "The Double Face of Sovereignty"", paper presented at International symposium: "Lex of Somatechnics", Somatechnics Research Centre & Department of Critical and Cultural Studies, Macquarie University (NSW), 04 July.

Giuliani, Gaia (1), ""Beauty That Matters: White Gaze and Black Female Bodies in the Italian Cinema of the 1970s"", paper presented at the American Historical Association (AHA) Annual Meeting, Washington DC (USA), 04 to 07 January.