Conference Program in English

Friday, November 29, 2019

Faculty of Arts, Charles University in Prague, Jan Palach square 1/2, Prague

1st Floor, room No. 104

Access for people with disability: side entrance with wheelchair accessibility which is situated in the arcades next to the subway exit „Staroměstská“ in the ground floor. To enter please ring the bell, the security will automatically open the door (they close automatically as well).

9–10 AM Registration

10 AM Opening remarks by representatives of the Faculty of Arts, Charles University; Faculty of Fine Arts, Brno University of Technology and Society for Queer Memory

10.30–11.30 AM Keynote 1: Gerard Koskovich: Three Decades With Dr. Magnus Hirschfeld: Collecting, Recollecting and Reconsidering

11.30 AM – 1 PM

Queer Art (chair: Ladislav Zikmund-Lender)

Hynek Látal: Lovers and Elves. Queer Interpretation of Boháč Brothers‘ Painting Work (in Czech)

Rado Ištok: Toyen and Ragnar von Holten: Traces of a Queer Friendship (in Slovak)

Zuzana Štefková: Other Families: Images of Queer Parenting in Contemporary Czech and Slovak Art (in Czech)

1–2 PM Lunch (for presenters provided in the building)

2–4 PM

Queer Culture (chair: Hynek Látal)

Michal Mako: Artist Štefan Leonard Kostelníček (1900–1949) – The Man of Three Faces? (in Slovak)

Jan Krčál: One Love of a Berliner Painter: Eberhardt Brucks and Zdena Beneš (in Czech)

Ladislav Zikmund-Lender: A Room of Queer’s Own: Queer Domesticity in Modern Prague (in Czech)

Josef Šebek: “My Mirror”: Queer (Self-)Presentation of Ladislav Fuks in Fictional and Non-fictional Texts (in Czech)

4–4.30 PM Coffee break

4.30–5.30 PM Keynote 2: Hanna Hacker: Fabricated, Volatile, Decentered: lesbian bodies as specters and the desire for history

5.30–6 PM “Tojájen – Surrealism Inspired Event”
Queer performance of the Studio of Body Design, Faculty of Fine Arts, Brno University of Technology

6 PM Social evening with refreshment

Saturday, November 30, 2019

Faculty of Arts, Charles University in Prague, Jan Palach square 1/2, Prague

1st Floor, room No. 104

Access for people with disability: side entrance with wheelchair accessibility which is situated in the arcades next to the subway exit „Staroměstská“ in the ground floor. To enter please ring the bell, the security will automatically open the door (they close automatically as well).

10–11.50 AM

Queer People and Public Power (chair: Anna Hájková)

Dominika Kleinová: Homosexual Prostitution During the Interwar Period in Czechoslovakia (in Slovak)

Jan Seidl: Did the Last Execution for Homosexuality in Europe Take Place in Prague? (in English)

Kate Davidson: Cold War Pavlov: Homosexual Aversion Therapy from Prague to Sydney in the 1960s. (in English)

Jan Wintr: LGBT Topics in the Czech Case-law in Context of Foreign Case-law (in Czech)

11.50 AM – 12.20 PM Snack

12.20–1.50 PM

Queer Lives, Experiences, Spaces (chair: Jana Jedličková)

Denisa Vídeňská: Mom, Too Bad, I don‘t Like Men: Lesbian Love and Sexuality in Prague in 1940-1947 (in Czech)

Lucie Fremlová: The Lived Experiences of LGBTIQ Roma in the Czech Republic (in English)

Ondřej Šerý: Spatiality of Queer Venues in Brno after 1989 (in Czech)

1.50–3.20 PM

Queer Television and Video (chair: Jan Seidl)

Jana Jedličková: Rédl: A construction of gay identity in retro TV series (in Czech)

Franz Schindler: Partnership and Sexual Mores in the Normalisation TV-Series Žena za pultem – Opening the Way to Sexual and Gay Liberation? (in English)

Tereza Zvolská: Creating the image of the “czechness” in the 90´s gay porn production (in Czech)

3:20ؘ–3:45 PM Closing remarks (Anna Hájková, Michal Mako, Jan Seidl, Ladislav Zikmund-Lender)

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