Program

Conference 2017.


Monday, November 13, 2017


13:30 – 14:00
Arrival of Participants and Registration


14:00 – 14:15
Welcome Address by the Director of the GHI Paris
Thomas Maissen


14:15 – 15:30
Keynote

Stefan Voigt (University of Hamburg)
Effects of States of Emergencies Declared due to Domestic Turmoil

Introduction: Matthias Lemke


15:30 – 15:45
Coffee Break


15:45 – 17:15
Panel 1 – Theoretical Issues (1)

Anna-Bettina Kaiser (Humboldt University Berlin)
Suspension of the Legal Order in the State of Exception

Ewa Atanassow (Bard College Berlin) / Ira Katznelson (Columbia University)
Governing emergency? State of Exception in the Anglo-American Liberal Tradition

Chair: Marcus Llanque (University of Augsburg)


17:15 – 17:30
Coffee Break


17:30 – 19:00
Panel 2 – Theoretical Issues (2)

Sabine Mischner (University of Freiburg)
The Temporalities of Exception

Tobias Schottdorf (Leuphana University)
Law, Democracy and the State of Emergency. A Theory Centered Analysis of the Legal State in Time of Exception

Chair: Isabelle Aubert (Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne)


19:00 – 20:00
Transfer to the Goethe Institute Paris, 17 Avenue d’Iéna, F-75116 Paris


20:00 – 21:30
Film

Documentary “Endstation Bataclan”

Introduction: Alexander Smoltzcyk, Maurice Weiss

Followed by a Reception at the Goethe Institute.


Tuesday, November 14, 2017


09:00 – 10:30
Panel 3 – State of Exception in late 19th and early 20th Century

Fabian Lemmes (University of Bochum)
Exceptional Laws in Times of Exceptional Threat? Anarchist Terrorism and Anti-anarchist Repression in France and Italy in the 1890s

Thomas Blanck (University of Cologne)
A revolutionary state of exception: Munich, 1918/19

Chair: Martin H. Geyer (LMU Munich)


10:30 – 10:45
Coffee Break


10:45 – 12:15
Panel 4 – State of Emergency Case Studies (1): Germany, Canada and the U.S.

Hanno Balz (Johns Hopkins University)
The undeclared State of Emergency during the ‘German Autumn’ 1977

Anne-Marlen Engler (Humboldt University Berlin)
German Refugee Shelters

Maureen T. Duffy (University of Calgary)
State of Emergency in Canada and the U.S.

Chair: Olivier Cahn (Université de Cergy-Pontoise)


12:15 – 13:15
Lunch


13:15 – 14:45
Panel 5 – State of Emergency Case Studies (2): Italy, Israel, France and Turkey

Elisa Bertolini (Bocconi University Milan)
Democracy and the State of Exception: The Italian Experience

Myriam Feinberg (University of Haifa)
Terrorism – The Permanent Exception. A Comparison of France and Israel

Ece Göztepe (Bilkent University Ankara)
What does the Permanency of the Exception Mean? The Question of Constituent Power in Emergency Regimes

Chair: Paula Diehl


14:45 – 15:00
Coffee Break


15:00 – 16:30
Panel 6 – State of Emergency: various perspectives

Jonas Heller (Goethe University Frankfurt)
Materia reipublicae: Democracy, state of exception, and the dialectics of demos and population

Jan Christoph Suntrup (University of Bonn)
The Symbolic Politics of the State of Emergency: Images and Performances

Chair: Christian Grünnagel (University of Giessen)


16:30
Conclusion and end of Conference


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