9th Annual International Conference on Humanities & Arts in a Global World
3-6 January 2022, Athens, Greece
Tentative Program (Athens Local Time)
(Note: each presentation includes at least 10 minutes for questions and discussions if available)
Monday 3 January 2022
Opening and Welcoming Remarks:
- Gregory T. Papanikos, President, ATINER
- David Philip Wick, Director, Arts, Humanities and Education Division, ATINER & Retired Professor of History, Gordon College, USA
David Philip Wick, Director, Arts, Humanities and Education Division, ATINER & Retired Professor of History, Gordon College, USA.
Title: The Figurines and the Fear of Philip – A Glimpse or Two at the Key Crisis Moments When Greeks Invited Rome into the Aegean, and the Ancient Play between Urban Identity Politics and Pop Culture Art.
Peter Baur, Associate Professor, University of Johannesburg, South Africa.
Title: Exploring the Relationship between the Performance of the Global Financial Markets and Art Market Sentiment.
Thomas Bisiani, Adjunct Professor, University of Trieste, Italy.
Vittoria Umani, PhD Candidate, University of Trieste, Italy.
Title: Geography, Infrastructure and Architecture. From the Immaterial Scenes of the Arts to the Physical Space of the American City.
Kelly Devrome, Assistant Professor, Zayed University, UAE.
Title: Esoteric Marks and Veils: The Potential of Form in Contemporary Drawing Practice.
Marta Miquel-Baldellou, Researcher, University of Lleida, Spain.
Title: From Margo Channing to Margaret Elliot: The Aging Actress, Age Performance, and the Dictates of Aging in Joseph Mankiewicz’s All about Eve and Stuart Hesiler’s the Star.
Katerina Gotsi, Researcher, Centre for Scientific Dialogue and Research, Cyprus.
Title: Nomads, Adventure Seekers and (Non Desperate) Housewives: Female Travel Bloggers in Cyprus.
Mbali Khoza, Lecturer, Rhodes University, South Africa.
Title: Multi-Modes of Erasure: An Analysis of the Art History and Visual Culture Curriculum.
Lana Kazkaz, PhD Student, Ramon Llull University, Spain.
Title: Media Speech on Atheism A Study Case in Arabic Channels’ Talk Shows.
Rob Anderson, Professor, Boston Architectural College and University of Maine at Augusta, USA.
Title: Re-Framing Architecturally Invented Traditions in the Creation of History.
Karen Large, Assistant Professor, Florida State University, USA.
Stephanie Sickler, Assistant Professor, Florida State University, USA.
Title: The Influence of Music on Users’ Perceptions of the Built Environment.
Michael Mazur, Head, North Texas Performing Arts Academy, USA.
Title: Why We Tell the Story: The Modern Need for Aristotelian Tragedy to Facilitate Civil Discourse in a Divided Society.
Omar Roy, Assistant Professor, University of South Carolina, USA.
Title: Immanent Narrative in Franz Liszt’s Vallée d’Obermann.
Franz Christian Schneider, Associate Professor, Parsons School for Design, USA.
Title: From Design Thinking to Designing Inclusive Collaborations.
Tuesday 4 January 2022
08:00-11:00 Urban Walk
Wednesday 5 January 2022 Educational Islands Cruise
Thursday 6 January 2022 Delphi Tour