IMATRA SUMMER CONGRESSES 2013

25th INTERNATIONAL SUMMER SCHOOL FOR SEMIOTIC
AND STRUCTURAL STUDIES

JUNE 8 – 11, 2013 Imatra State Hotel, Cultural Centre

Symposia and seminars on:

Director: Eero Tarasti, President of the ISI and the IASS/AIS

 

PROGRAMME

1) 32nd Annual Meeting of the Semiotic Society of Finland: Signs in the Human Existence: Theories and Analyses

2) 9th International Imatra Symposium on Semiotics and Translation (SemTra2013); chairs: Prof. Pirjo Kukkonen (Helsinki) and Dr. Ritva Hartama-Heinonen (Helsinki)

3) Symposium on Semiotics of Cultural Heritages: Remembering, Renewing, Restoring; chair: Eero Tarasti (Helsinki); papers by the international research project

4) Semiotics for Education: Transforming Theories and Practices; chairs: Prof. Andrew Stables (Bath, U.K.), Dr. Eetu Pikkarainen (Oulu)

5) Challenge of the Disabled: Sounds and Signs of Difference; chairs: Sari Helkala-Koivisto (Helsinki); Prof. Ilya Utekhin (St. Petersburg)

SEMINAR ROOMS

Saturday, June 8

Sunday, June 9

Monday, June 10

Tuesday, June 11

 

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25th INTERNATIONAL SUMMER SCHOOL FOR SEMIOTIC AND STRUCTURAL STUDIES

PROGRAMME

Symposium on Semiotics of Cultural Heritages: Remembering, Renewing, Restoring

Saturday, June 8

12.00 – 14.00 Lunch
14.00 – 16.00

16.00 – 16.30 Coffee
16.30 – 17.30

18.00 Rapids surge
19.00 Dinner


Sunday, June 9

Chair: Eero Tarasti
9.00 – 12.00 Cultural Heritages (continued)

12.00 – 14.00 Lunch/Business Meeting of the Board of the ISI
14.00 – 16.00 Cultural Heritages (continued)

Chair: Kristian Bankov

16.00 – 16.30 Coffee

Chair: Myrdene Anderson
16.30 – 18.00

18.00 – 19.00

20.00 Dinner

 

Semiotics for Education: Transforming Theories and Practices
chairs: Prof. Andrew Stables (Bath, U.K.), Dr. Eetu Pikkarainen (Oulu)

Sunday, June 9

Chair: Andrew Stables
14.00 – 14.30

14.30 – 15.00

15.00 – 15.30

15.30 – 16.00

16.00 – 16.30 Coffee

Chair: Eetu Pikkarainen
16.30 – 17.00

17.00 – 18.00

20.00 Dinner


Monday, June 10

Semiotics for Education (continued)

Chairs: Andrew Stables & Eetu Pikkarainen
09.30 – 10.30 Round table and Closure
10.30 – 11.00 Coffee
12.30 Board Meeting of the Semiotic Society of Finland
13.00 Annual Meeting of the Semiotic Society of Finland

15.00 – 17.30

Visiting the Culture House Virta (Imatra Cultural Centre:
Fest: 25 Years of the ISI

17.30 – 18.00 Refreshments
18.00 – 19.00 Presentation of the collection of semiotic books in the Imatra Library
Art Exhibition by Inna Tarasti
21.00 Dinner


Monday, June 10

Cultural Heritages (continued)

Chair: Dario Martinelli
9.00 – 10.30

10.30 – 11.00 Coffee
11.00 – 12.00

 

 

9th International Imatra Symposium on Semiotics and Translation (SemTra2013)
Chairs : Prof. Pirjo Kukkonen (Helsinki) and Dr. Ritva Hartama-Heinonen (Helsinki), June 10 – 11, 2013

Monday, June 10

Chair: Pirjo Kukkonen
9.00 – 9.30 Opening of the SemTra2013

9.30 – 10.00

10.00 – 10.30

10.30 – 11.00 Coffee

Chair: Ritva Hartama-Heinonen
11.00 – 11.30

11.30 – 12.00

12.00 – 12.30

12.30 – 14.30 Lunch
12.30 Board Meeting of the Semiotic Society of Finland
13.00 Annual Meeting of the Semiotic Society of Finland


Tuesday, June 11

9th International Imatra Symposium on Semiotics and Translation (CONTINUED)

Chair: Irma Sorvali
09.30 – 10.00 Pirjo Kukkonen (Helsinki): Signs and Traces in Translation: Translation Studies and Existential Semiotics

Chairs: Pirjo Kukkonen & Ritva Hartama-Heinonen
10.00 – 11.00 Discussion & Research Project Meeting: Semiotics and Translation
11.00 – 11.30 Coffee


Tuesday, June 11

Challenge of the Disabled: Sounds and Signs of Difference
chairs: Sari Helkala-Koivisto (Helsinki); Prof. Ilya Utekhin (St. Petersburg), a Finnish-Russian-French Symposium

Chairs: Sari Helkala-Koivisto & Ilya Utekhin
9.00 – 12.00 Opening of the symposium Challenge of the Disabled

10.00 – 10.30 Coffee
10.30 – 12.00

12.00 – 14.00 Lunch
14.00 – 16.00

16.00 – 16.30 Coffee and Closure

 

The Summer Congresses are organised by the kindest support of the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland, City of Imatra, Niilo Helander Foundation Kulmakoulu Foundation and the Semiotic Society of Finland


SOCIAL PROGRAMME

Saturday, June 8

16.30 – 17.30 Plenary: Solomon Marcus (Bucharest): Transcendence as a General Trend of Going Beyond the Existing Horizons
18.00 Imatra Rapids Surge
Sunday, June 9
18.00 – 19.00 Plenary: Andrew Stables (Bath): That-Which-Is-To-Be-Learnt-as External Relation

Monday, June 10

15.00 – 17.30 Fest: 25 Years of the ISI
at the Kaleva Hall of Culture House Virta
Prof. Eero Tarasti speech
Prof. Pirjo Kukkonen, speech
Music: Tero Halonen (tenor), Eila Tarasti (piano) –
Richard Wagner 200 years
Plenary: Dario Martinelli (Kaunas Technological University): Towards a New International Semiotics Institute
Prof. Kristian Bankov (Sofia): The forthcoming IASS World Congress of Semiotics in Sofia Sept. 2014
17.30 – 18.00 Refreshments
18.00 – 19.00 Presentation of the collection of semiotic books in the Imatra Library
Art Exhibition by Inna Tarasti
Art Exhibition of the collections of Imatra Art Museum