One of the aims of the research project “Spaces of Justice Across the East-West Divide” is to develop collaboration across the borders between art and academia and to initiate new forms of contact between these fields. Integrating arts-based methods to university teaching offers one way of doing that.
The research project “Making Spaces of Justice Across the East-West Divide” organizes an event on masculinity together with University of Tampere, and the Finnish Labour Museum Werstas. “Masculinities on Borders: Films and Talks on Male Realities and Images in Finland and in Russia” takes place 3-4 December in the Finnish Labour Museum Werstas and Lenin Museum.
A one-day workshop with Olga Jitlina, Saara Koikkalainen, Ljudmila Kol, Daria Krivonos, Elisa Pascucci, Minna Rainio and Marja-Liisa Torniainen
The research project “Making Spaces for Social Justice and Equality” organized a discussion event on the intersections of art and research at on 25 February 2016.
“Making Spaces of Justice Across the East-West Divide” is a Finnish-Russian research project on
1) migration and multiculturalism and
2) politics of sexuality and gender.
Its aim is to explore how notions of social justice and equality are articulated in the context of these topical and pressing societal concerns.