Conferences

2019
FIEALC XIX, University of Szeged, Hungary
    Lecture: "From Teocalli to Mexico City: Representations of the Mexican-American War in Contemporary American Visual Culture"
HAAS XIII. Biennial Conference, University of Debrecen, Hungary
    Lecture: “Anger to the nth Degree“
NYIM 15: Feminist Criticism and Intersectionality, University of Szeged, Hungary                                                                                                                                Lecture:" Ellentétek feszítő hálójában, avagy az interszekcionalizmus magányos terei" [In the Web of Oppositions, or the Lonely Spaces of Intersectionality]

2018
Photography in Academic Research: Images in the Post-Truth Era. University of London, UK
     Lecture: ”Imaging Power in Politics: Photography and the Representation of Children”
Somaesthetics: Between the Human Body and Beyond. University of Szeged, Hungary
    Lecture: ”Uses and Abuses through Representation: Beyond the Human Body -- of Children”
NYIM 14: Women and Solidarity. University of Szeged, Hungary
    Chair

2017
Transnational Americas: Home(s), Borders and Transgressions. University of Szeged, Hungary
         Lecture: “Deportation and Detention, Now and Then”
Place of Memory and Memory of Place. Cambridge University Center, UK
        Lecture: “What Is in a Square? The Battle between Official History and Spontaneous Memory in Hungary“
NEW FACES. “Facing Europe in Crisis: Shakespeare’s World and Present Challenges,” European Strategic Partnership Program, University of Szeged, Hungary
        Lecture: “Crisis and Othering: Gender and the Other”
NYIM 13: Women and Power. University of Szeged, Hungary
        Chair

2016
HAAS XI. Biennial Conference, Janus Pannonius University, Pecs, Hungary
        Lecture: “Race and ‘Social Erosion’ in the Depression Art of Dorothea Lange”
NYIM 12: On the Road: Spaces of Gender, Gendering Spaces, University of Szeged, Hungary
         Lecture: : “A migráns lét a fogadó kultúra tükrében” [Being a Migrant through the Eyes of the Receiving Culture]
MAKAT 4. A találkozások antropologiaja: Mult, jelen, jovo, University of Szeged, Hungary
        Lecture: “Suspended Identities, Heterotopic Realities: Mediated Migrant Spaces and Experiences”

2015
NYIM 11: Women and Age/ing in Hungary since 1989, University of Szeged, Hungary
        Lecture: ”A nemesített öregkor [The Gendered Noble Old Age]“

2014
Gender and Nationalism, Middlesex University and the British Academy, London, GB
        Lecture: “Deprivation through co-optation? The construction of nation- and womanhood in current Hungarian government discourse”
NYIM 10: The Perspectives of Feminist Research and Education in Hungary, University of Szeged, Hungary
   
    Chair
HAAS X. Biennial Conference, Pazmany Peter University, Budapest, Hungary
        Lecture: “White American Masculinities Re-considered: Breaking Bad without Breaking Even”
ESSE XII. Biennial Conference, P. J. Safarik University, Kosice, Slovakia
        Lecture: “Blame It on Nature: Human Agency and Transgressions of Morality in Breaking Bad

2013
Motherhood in Post-68 European Women's Writing: Cross-Cultural Dialogues, University of London, GB
       Lecture: "'Money is best counted, women are best beaten': Contemporary Political Discourses on Motherhood in Hungary"

Biannual Conference, Partnership between the University of Manitoba and the University of Szeged, Winnipeg, Canada

        Lecture: "Hungarian Encounters with Mormonism: Post-Socialist Realities and Conversion Experiences"

NYIM 9: The Specificities of "Hungarian" Gender and Sexuality Relations: Comparative Approaches The Social Organization of Men’s Power in Hungary,University of Szeged, Hungary
        Lecture: “Family and the Constitution of Nationhood: Possibilities of Political Connections between Real and Imagined Communities"
Iconology Old and New: A Transregional Conference on the Move, University of Szeged, Hungary
        Lecture: "The Shapes of Faith: Anti-Catholicism and the Cartoons of Thomas Nast"
 
2012
Representations of Ireland, Károli Gáspár University, Budapest, Hungary
        Lecture: ”The Representation of Irish by Cartoonist Thomas Nast”
NYIM 8: The Social Organization of Men’s Power in Hungary, University of Szeged, Hungary
        Lecture: “A healthy body has a healthy soul, etc. Sports, masculinity and power intertwined in the
        contemporary political elite in Hungary”
HAAS IX. Biennial Conference, Esterhazy College of Eger, Hungary
        Lecture: “Mollywood Comedies Revisited: Self-Reflective Humor and Mormon Stereotypes”
 
2011

Conference in Honor of Sarolta Marinovich Resch, University of Szeged, Hungary

        Lecture with Erzsébet Barát: "Travelling Concepts of Feminist Scholarship: The East/West Divide"

Biannual Conference, Partnership between the University of Manitoba and the University of Szeged, Szeged, Hungary

        Lecture: "Understandings of European-ness in Hungary: Reflections of Cultural Self-Positioning in Tourism Ads"

NYIM 7: Relations of Gender after the Regime Change in 1989, University of Szeged, Szeged, Hungary

        Lecture: "Whose Life Is It Anyway? To the Issue of Power over the Female Body in Hungary"

10th Biennial Conference of the European Association for the Study of Religion, Budapest, Hungary

        Lecture: "In Missionaries We Trust: The Missionary Figure in Hungarian LDS Conversion Narratives"

 Conference in Honor of Eva Federmayer, University of Szeged, Hungary

        Lecture: "Staging Identities Through the Body"

 American Studies and Visuality -- On the Horizon of Information Society, University of Szeged, Hungary

        Lecture: "Jane Austen Within Global Cultural Flows: Pride and Prejudice the Mormon Way"

  

2010

 HAAS VIII. Biennial Conference, University of Debrecen, Debrecen, Hungary
        Lecture: “Fame or Shame? Representations of the Gay and the Straight in US Makeover TV”
NYIM 6: A “magyarság” és “nemiség” metszetei, University of Szeged, Szeged, Hungary
        Lecture: “Matyómintás országimázs" [National Images in the Matyo Pattern]
Migrants, Identity and the City, Regent’s College, London, GB
        Lecture: “The Construction of City and Group Identities: The Case of Szeged, Hungary”
Seductions of Sameness: Tourism and Everyday Practices, CRIA-ISCTE, Lisbon, Portugal
        Lecture: “Food, Festivals, and Local Identity Constructions in Hungary”
New Challenges for Multiculturalism in Europe, Dubrovnik, Croatia
        Lecture: “Cultural Tourism and the Construction of Local Identity”

2009
Tenth Conference on European Culture, University of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain
        Lecture: “Tourist Illusions and Identity Constructions”
Strangers, Aliens, and Foreigners, Mansfield College, Oxford University, Oxford, GB
        Lecture: “Post-Socialist Hungarian Identity and Foreign Tourism”
NYIM 5: A szexualitás terei, University of Szeged, Szeged, Hungary
        Lecture: “Szabadság, szerelem!” [Freedom and Love!]
Fifth International Conference on Tourism, ATINER, Athens, Greece
        Lecture: “Going Global? Local Tourism Policy and Practices to Attract International Cultural Tourism”
HUSSE Biennial Conference, University of Pecs, Pecs, Hungary
        Lecture: “Columbia and Her Sisters: Female Representations of the American Nation in the 19th Century”
 

2008
HAAS VII. Biennial Conference, University of Szeged, Szeged, Hungary
        Lecture: “Paintresses on Victorian Motherhood”
NYIM 4: A nő és a test/iség, University of Szeged, Szeged, Hungary
        section chair
18th Conference on British and American Studies, University of the West, Timisoara, Romania
        Lecture: “Victorian Fatherhood in American Genre Paintings”

2007
NYIM 3: A női/férfi identitás és tapasztalat, University of Szeged, Szeged, Hungary
        Lecture: “Nemek, szerepek, életterek – otthon” [Genders, Roles, Spaces – at Home]
17th Conference on British and American Studies, University of the West, Timisoara, Romania
        Lecture: “Gazes, Mirrors and Gendered Positions in the Paintings of Mary Cassatt”
HUSSE VIII. Conference, Szeged, Hungary
        Lecture: “Mary Cassatt on Victorian True Womanhood”

2006
16th Conference on British and American Studies, University of the West, Timisoara, Romania
        Lecture: “Blacks in the American Nation? Testimonies of 19th-c. Genre Paintings”

2005
15th Conference on British and American Studies, University of the West, Timisoara, Romania
        Lecture: “From Labor to Leisure: The Landscape Experience and the Constitution of the American Middle Class”

2004
European Association of American Studies Biennial Conference, Charles University, Prague, Czeck Republic
        Lecture: “Seeing Pain: The Visual Representation of Pain in American Painting”
4th Conference of European Intertexts Project by British Academy, University of Szeged, Szeged, Hungary
        Lecture: “The Unheroine”
HAAS VI. Biennial Conference, Eotvos University, Budapest, Hungary
        Lecture: “The Power of Race and Ethnicity”

14th Conference on British and American Studies, University of the West, Timisoara, Romania
        Lecture: “Surveilling the Body and the Soul: Commitment Mechanisms and the Constitution of Mormon Identity”

2003
HAAS V. Biennial Conference, Eotvos University, Budapest, Hungary
        Lecture: “Pollock’s America of the 1950s”
Iconology East and West Biennial Conference, University of Szeged, Szeged, Hungary
        Lecture: “Gender in the Landscape: The Cultural Transformation of the Garden by the mid-19th Century US”

2001
HUSSE IV. Biennial Conference, Teacher Training College, Eger, Hungary
        Lecture: “Decoding Food: The Role of Dietry Customs in Group Formation”

1999
European Association for Commonwealth Litera­ture and Language Studies (EACLALS) and Asso­ciation for the Study of the New English Literatures (ASNEL) Triennial Conference, University of Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany
        Lecture: "Colonizing the Colonizers: The Mormon Scenario"

1997
European Society for the Study of English Biennial Confer­ence, Kossuth University, Debrecen, Hungary
        Lecture: "The Structuration of Mormon Identity: The Role of Genealogy"

1996
TEMPUS-JEN Conference, Kossuth University, Debrecen, Hungary
        Lecture: "The Invention of Ethnicity?"
European Association for International Education 8th Annual Conference, Eotvos University, Budapest, Hungary
        Lecture: "Hungary: at the Crossroad of Cul­tures"

1995
HUSSE II. Biennial Conference, Attila Jozsef University, Szeged, Hungary
        Lecture: "The Quilt of Mormonism: Individualism in the Mormon Church"

1994

 HAAS I. Biennial Conference, Eotvos University, Budapest, Hun­gary
        Lecture: "Dressed for Success: Mormonism as an Amer­ican Phenomenon"

1993
HUSSE I. Biennial Conference, Kossuth University, Debrecen, Hungary
        Lecture: "Single or Double Identity: A Model for the Assimilation of Hungarian Immigrants to the US, 1921-31"

 

 

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