THE “RUSSIAN BEAR” IN SYMBOLIC POLITICS: HISTORY AND THE PRESENT

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Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
November 28, 2019 to November 29, 2019
Location: 
Russian Federation
Subject Fields: 
Animal Studies, Diplomacy and International Relations, Nationalism History / Studies, Political Science, Russian or Soviet History / Studies

Second Call for papers

 

Workshop

THE “RUSSIAN BEAR” IN SYMBOLIC POLITICS:

HISTORY AND THE PRESENT

November 28-29, 2019

Saint Petersburg State University, Saint Petersburg

 

Organized by:

 

The questions to be discussed:

  • The symbolic politics: concept, methodological approaches, actors, forms, and dimensions;
  • The “Russian bear”: history of the symbol;
  • The “Russian bear” in legitimation and delegitimation of power;
  • The “Russian bear” in  politics of national identity;
  • The “Russian bear” in  politics of memory;
  • The “Russian bear” in  the branding of Russia’s regions;
  • The “Russian bear” in international relations.

 

The working language of the conference is Russian but presentations in English are also welcome. There is no conference fee.  Please note that travel and accommodation funds cannot be provided.

Please send the proposals no later than October 18, 2019 (if you need a visa of Russian Federation – no later than October 8, 2019). The notification of acceptance will be sent to the corresponding author by October 20, 2019.

 

See on the project in detail https://vk.com/public95723477

 

 On behalf of Organizing committee:

Prof. Dr. Oleg Riabov,

Leading researcher at Department of Political Sciences,

Saint Petersburg State University

E-mail: riabov1@inbox.ruo.ryabov@spbu.ru 

 

Workshop

THE “RUSSIAN BEAR” IN SYMBOLIC POLITICS:

HISTORY AND THE PRESENT

Saint Petersburg, November 28-29, 2019

 

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Prof. Dr. Oleg Riabov,

Leading researcher at Department of Political Sciences,

Saint Petersburg State University

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