Conference Papers / Mari Korpela

 

Elämää ihmeellisessä Intiassa: Varanasin ja Goan länsimaalaisten elämäntapasiirtolaisten käsityksiä ja kokemuksia ”todellisesta Intiasta”. Tutkijaseminaari Kohtaamisia Intian kanssa. Tampere, Finland. 30.11.2012.

 

Against the national Order of Things. The Transnational Childhood of Western Children in Goa, India.  Seminar methodological Transnationalism. Turku, Finland. 23.11.2012.

 

"This is my room... for six months": mobile childhood of Western children in Goa, India . The EASA conference “Uncertainty and Disquiet,”  Nanterre, France, 10– 13.7.2012.

 

Against the National Order of Things? Children of Bohemian Lifestyle Migrants in Goa, India.  Ethnographies of Mobility—International seminar. University of Tampere, Finland. 9.-11.5.2012.

 

Aestheticisation of Artefacts in the Lives of Western Lifestyle Migrant Children in Goa, India. Annual confrence of the ASA ’Arts and Aesthetcis in the Globalising World,’ Delhi, India, 3.-6.4.2012.

 

Strong  Vibes in Banaras. The Views of Western Sojourners on the Holy City. Conference: Banaras Revisited: Scholarly Pilgrims to the City of Light. Norwegian University of Science and Technology. Trondheim, Norway. 7.-8.10.2011.

 

Länsimaalaiset Intiassa. Annual Convention of Finnish Anthropologists, University of Helsinki. 5.-7.10.2011.

 

Länsimaalaiset lapset Intian Goalla. Kuinka saada aineistoa heidän kokemuksistaan kodista, kuulumisesta ja identiteetistä?  Tutkijaseminaari: ”Lapsuuden ja nuoruuden tutkimuksen menetelmät ja lapsuus– ja nuorisokuvat”. Nuorisotutkimusseura ja lapsuudentutkimuksen seura. University of Helsinki. 28.9.2011.

 

Dangers in Paradise. Western Children Living in Goa, India. The Annual Convention of Finnish Childhood Researchers, University of Helsinki. 6.-7.6.2011.

 

Local Videshis: Westerners performing the Role of Music Students in Varanasi, India. The SIEF conference ”People Make Places. Ways of Feeling the World.” Lisbon, Portugal, 17.-21.4.2011.

 

Living Happily Ever After or Ending up in Another Crises? Bohemian Lifestyle Migrants in Varanasi, India. The EASA conference “Crises and Imagination,”  Maynooth, Ireland, 24- 27.8.2010.

 

Westerners in Varanasi, India: A permanent yet temporary community. Annual convention of Finnish anthropologists, University of Helsinki. 11.-12.5.2010

 

Bohemian Lifestyle Migration. Workshop Theorizing Lifestyle Migration. Conceptual Approaches for the Study of Leisure-oriented Movements and Residential Tourism, Centro de Ciencias Humanas y Sociales & Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, Madrid, Spain. 29.1.-28.1.2010.

 

Länsimaalaisten elämäntapasiirtolaisten yhteisö Varanasissa, Intiassa. Annual convention of Finnish anthropologists, University of Helsinki. 15.-17.5.2008

 

Hippies and colonialists. Colonial Past and Post-Colonial Present: What Remains and What Changes among Western Expatriates in Varanasi, India? Invited workshop Post/colonial Encounters? Colonial and Contemporary Expatriates in Comparative Perspective, University of Sussex,  Brighton. UK, 27.-28.9.2007.

 

Living between India and the West: the Community of Westerners in Varanasi Annual confrence of the ASA ’Thinking through Tourism’ London, UK, 9.-11.4.2007.

 

The Community of Westerners in Varanasi, India. Creating Local Space in a Global Setting. Etmu Days. Kulttuuri, rajat ja transnationaalisuus. Tampere, 27- 28.10.2006.

 

The Community of Westerners in Varanasi: Lifestyle of Change, Community of Continuity The EASA conference “Europe and the World,”  Bristol, United Kingdom, 18- 21.9.2006.

 

Feministi etsimässä paikantunutta tietoa Varanasin länsimaalaisten keskuudesta. The annual conference on Women’s Studies, University of Jyväskylä. 19.-20.11.2004.

 

”Everyone comes back here!” The Community of Westerners in Varanasi, India. Youth research days, Helsinki. 4.-5.11.2004.

 

Ragas and Thumris. Westerners learning classical Indian music in Varanasi. EASA conference “Face to Face. Connecting Distance and Proximity. Wien, Austria. 8-12.9.2004.

 

Doing Ethnographic Fieldwork in the Community of Westerners in Varanasi, India. The annual conference on Cultural Studies, Helsinki.12.-13.12.2003.

 

A young blond woman doing fieldwork in a community of Westerners in Varanasi, India. A postgraduate course  ‘Gender and ethnography’, University of Tampere. 27.-28.11.2003.

 

How did I feel during my fieldwork and how these feelings affect my research? The annual conference on Women’s Studies, University of Rovaniemi, 14.-15.11.2003.

 

“The Community of Westerners: Seeking for the ‘Authentic’ India on their own terms.” Summer school ’’Intervention, local politics and the state’, The Finnish graduate school of development studies. Lammi, 14.-16.8.2003.

 

“Searching for the Ideal in India. The Community of Westerners in Varanasi.” Summer School ‘Activism’, University of Jyväskylä, 9.-12.6.2003.

 

”Arki on helpompaa, jos esitän intialaista naista.” Nuoret eurooppalaisnaiset ristiriitaisissa rooleissa Varanasissa, Intiassa. The annual conference on Women’s Studies, University of Joensuu. 16.-17.11.2001. 

 

“Olen löytänyt todellisen minäni.” Nuorten eurooppalaisnaisten itsemäärittelyä Varanasissa, Intiassa.  The annual conference on Women’s Studies, University of Oulu. 17.-18.11.2000.

 

I’m not like Indian Women”. Reflections of Young European Women in Varanasi, India. Conference “Gender, Development and Post-Colonial Theory”. University of Helsinki. 25.-29.9. 2000.