Events

An International Workshop: Emotions, embodiments, spirituality – exploring the intricate intersections and developing methodology  

 

28th November at 1300-1730, Faculty of Theology, Fabianinkatu 33, 4th floor, Faculty Hall.

Organized by The Doctoral Programme in Theology and Religious Studies & CoCo research project funded by The Academy of Finland, PI prof. Anne Birgitta Pessi

Participation is free of charge.

In addition to the program below, we welcome short presentations (10-15 mins) particularly, but not exclusively, from doctoral students. Send us your topic via the registration form.

 

Welcome to be inspired and to inspire others!

 

Please register using this link

https://elomake.helsinki.fi/lomakkeet/126004/lomake.html

by 10th November (if you want to present your work)

by 20th November (if you prefer to participate only)

 

 

PROGRAMME

Welcome (13-13:15)

Anne Birgitta Pessi & Henrietta Grönlund

A visiting lecture with creative examples (13:15-14:15)

”HeArtS – health, arts, and sustainability – and embodied experience” by prof Eva Bojner Horwitz, a specialist of psychosomatic medicine and creative arts, from Karolinska Universitet & Royal College of Music, Stockholm

Coffee (14:15-14:45)

Presentations and discussion (14:45-16:15)

Dr Oscar Ortiz-Nieminen & Prof. Terhi Utriainen, University of Helsinki & photographer Hanne Kiiveri presenting the project ”Whose Angels?”

Dos., University lecturer Nina Nikki & doctoral student Harri Söderholm, University of Helsinki presenting the project EXPRECCE Experimenting the Rise of Early Christianity in Cultural Evolution: Martyrs, Manuscripts, and Hostility towards Outgroups

Dr Pärttyli Rinne, Aalto University: Body Maps of Loves

Dr Ville Husgafvel, Univrsity of Helsinki: Mindfulness-based ecosocial education. A preliminary outline

Dr Meri-Anna Paloniemi, Evangelical Lutheran Church of Finland: On an art exhibition on Lestadionism and gender

Dos., Dr Jenni Spännäri and flamenco coreographer/dancer, MTh Anne Riikola-Sarkkila: Fé & Väreily – Faith & Ripples. Explorations of spirituality in dance works and research

Dor., Dr Ruth illman, The Donner Institute, University of Helsinki: Embodied Judaism and the waters of the mikveh

Refreshments and snacks (16:30-16:45)

Novel angles and ways-forward discussion (16:45-17:30)

Short presentations (around 15 mins) particularly, but not exclusively, from doctoral students