[H-verkko] Turku, Masculinity, modernisation and societal reforms

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Agricolan tapahtumakalenteriin on lähetetty uusi ilmoitus:

Masculinity, modernisation and societal reforms
Turku 16.11.2011 klo 17:00 - 18.11.2011 

Conference: Masculinity, modernisation and societal reforms in the
Nordic Countries, 1900–1960 

Åbo Akademi University, Nov. 16th–18th, 2011

Venue: Auditorium Westermarck, Humanist Centre Arken Building C, Room
101. Street address: Tehtaankatu 2, Turku.

All sessions are open to the public – please register by Nov 14th to
aahlback at abo.fi



17.00 	Conference opening

17.15	Keynote lecture: 
Jeff Hearn, Critically assessing uses of the concept of citizenship:
A view from the borders	

THURSDAY, Nov. 17th

09.00	Keynote lecture: 
Ella Johansson, Traditional masculinities – impact on modernity and

10.30 Papers: 
- Hanna Enefalk, Temperance turning a blind eye: Alcohol, class and
gender in the upper strata of Swedish society 1772–1922
- Matias Kaihovirta, The image of the Swedish-speaking worker and the
construction of the 'Finland-Swedish' in the light of gender-history 
- Jussi Turtiainen, Social Darwinist Masculinity? Manhood in the
organized sport in interwar years

12.30		Lunch 	

13.30	Papers: 
- Christian Widholm, Entrepreneurship, Nationalism and Gender 
- Anders Ahlbäck, Ethnicity, military service and male civic
in/exclusion in Finland, 1918–1928

15.10  Papers: 
- Ville Kivimäki, War experiences and the modernization of manhood:
The military man as object of psychological and sociological
observations in post-war Finland	
- Karoliina Sysiharju: Knowing the Finnish frontline soldier –
information officers engineering combat readiness through
psychological knowledge

16.30		End of session

FRIDAY, Nov. 18th

09.00	Keynote lecture:
Ann-Catrin Östman: Shaming and emancipating men. Rural manhood and
the rhetoric of masculinity 

10.15 Papers:	
- Marja-Terttu Kivirinta: The illustration of Sven Dufva by Edelfelt:
A representation of modern military masculinity?
- Jens Petter Kollhøj: Socialist antimilitarist manlinesses: Visual
representations and normativity in Norway ca 1914

11.40 Lunch 

12.30 Papers:	
- Seija-Leena Nevala-Nurmi: Tough Warriors or Gentle Family Men –
Masculinities in the Finnish Civil Guards 
- Ilana Aalto: Governing fatherhood, governing families. The
emergence of fatherhood politics in Finland, ca. 1960–2000

14.10 Final discussion:
Jeff Hearn, Pirjo Markkola, Anders Ahlbäck. Chair: Ann-Catrin Östman

15.00 End of programme 

Conference website ( https://www.abo.fi/student/en/histkonf )

Anders Ahlbäck <aahlback at abo.fi> puh. 0500 707 981 

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