Preliminary Programme

Showing: Elites and Forerunners (all days)
Wed 18 March
    08.30 - 10.30
    11.00 - 13.00
    14.00 - 16.00
    16.30 - 18.30

Thu 19 March
    08.30 - 10.30
    11.00 - 13.00
    14.00 - 16.00
    16.30 - 18.30

Fri 20 March
    08.30 - 10.30
    11.00 - 13.00
    14.00 - 16.00
    16.30 - 18.30

Sat 21 March
    08.30 - 10.30
    11.00 - 13.00
    14.00 - 16.00
    16.00 - 17.00

All days
Wednesday 18 March 2020 08.30 - 10.30
O-1 ELI01 De/professionalization of Political and Administrative Elites: Historical Turning Points in the 19th and 20th Centuries
Lipsius, 147
Network: Elites and Forerunners Chair: Andrei Florin Sora
Organizers: Judit Pál, Vlad Popovici Discussant: Gábor Egry
Julia A. Bavouzet : Realizing the Professionalization. The Case of the Hungarian Ministerial Personnel (1867?1918)
Therese Garstenauer : Servants of Many Masters Revisited – a Multivariate Analysis of Biographical Data of Austrian High Officials (1918 – 1945)
Silvia Marton : How to Evaluate Merit? Debates around the Professionalization of the Executive in Romania (1866?1914)
Judit Pál, Vlad Popovici : The Professionalization of the Administrative Elite in Transylvania after 1918
Martin Pekár : On the Way to Authoritarian Regime? Urban Elites after the Collapse of Czechoslovak Democracy in 1938



Wednesday 18 March 2020 11.00 - 13.00
O-2 ELI02 Dynastic Margins: Group Dynamics, Inclusion and Exclusion in Early Modern European Dynasties
Lipsius, 147
Network: Elites and Forerunners Chairs: -
Organizer: Liesbeth Geevers Discussants: -
Liesbeth Geevers : A Dynastic Triangle: the Houses of Savoy and Medici as Collateral Branches of the House of Austria, 1600-1650
Lidewij Nissen : 'Welcome to the Family’? The Integration of the Stadtholders’ Wives into the Nassau Dynasty
Dries Raeymaekers : The Half-Blood Princes. Managing Bastardy in European Princely Dynasties, 16th-19th c.
Jasper van der Steen : Inclusion and Exclusion of Morganatic Relatives in German Princely Houses. The Case of Nassau-Siegen, c. 1700



Wednesday 18 March 2020 14.00 - 16.00
C-3 ANT01 Discursive Constructions of Corruption in Ancient Rome
P.N. van Eyckhof 2, 003
Networks: Antiquity , Elites and Forerunners Chair: Neville Morley
Organizer: Filippo Carlà-Uhink Discussants: -
Filippo Carlà-Uhink : “He had thoughtlessly accepted certain Gifts”: Corruption and Normative Behavior for Roman Magistrates
Marta García Morcillo : Financial Complexity, Immoral Behaviour and the Discourse of Corruption in Roman Mentality
Sema Karatas : Competition, Contention and Corruption: the Trial of Cn. Plancius in 54 BCE
Christian Rollinger : Dazzling the Barbarians: Diplomatic Gifts during the High and Late Empire


O-3 ELI03 Elite Libraries as a Source of Ideology (17th and Early 21st Centuries)
Lipsius, 147
Network: Elites and Forerunners Chairs: -
Organizer: Svitlana Potapenko Discussants: -
Oleksandr Okhrimenko : Books for God, Books for State: the Library of Daniel Lorenz Salthenius in the Collection of Józef Aleksander Jablonowski
Svitlana Potapenko : Family Library as a “Place of Memory”: the Rozumovskys’/Razumovskys’ Book Collection (Mid-18th and Early 21st Centuries)
Liudmyla Sharipova : Western Monastic Works in the Library of Peter Mohyla (1596-1646)
Nataliia Sinkevych : Reading Circle of Kyiv Church Intellectuals between Rome, Constantinople, Moscow and Wittenberg (Cultural Polilog on the Example of Some XVII-XVIII ct. Libraries)



Wednesday 18 March 2020 16.30 - 18.30
O-4 ELI04 Elites and Emotions 1600-1900
Lipsius, 147
Network: Elites and Forerunners Chairs: -
Organizer: Mark Rothery Discussants: -
Katie Barclay : Emotional Economies, Illegitimate Intimacies and Gilbert Innes of Stowe
Henry French : Bringing the ‘Unspirited Dead and Useless Carcase’ to Life: Lineage, Emotions and Family Identity among the English Gentry, 1600-1800
Sarah Goldsmith : Shame and Shaming: Delineating the Eighteenth-century Elite Male Body through Emotion
Ulla Ijäs : Souvenirs and Keepsakes in the Nineteenth-century Urban Elite Families in Northern Baltic
Mark Rothery : The Emotional Economies of the Landed Gentry in Eighteenth Century England


Q-4 ELI11 Regions and Colonies II: Emerging Groups, Structures and Spaces
Lipsius, 227
Network: Elites and Forerunners Chairs: -
Organizers: - Discussants: -
Radu Nedici : From Subversive Leaders to Mainstream Rural Elites: the Orthodox Clergy inTransylvania in the Age of Theresian Toleration
Mariarosaria Rescigno : Construction of Urban Space and Elites under Construction. Chieti between 18th and 19th Century
Maciej Tyminski : The Regional Political Elites in the Time of Economic ‘Boom’ in Poland in the Early 1970s
Scott Viallet-Thevenin : The Emergence and Structure of an Imperial Social Space - Elites in the French Colonial Empire from 1870 to 1939



Thursday 19 March 2020 08.30 - 10.30
O-5 ELI05 Financing Noble and Princely Houses in the Early Modern Period
Lipsius, 147
Network: Elites and Forerunners Chair: Renate Pieper
Organizers: Charlotte Backerra, Veronika Hyden-Hanscho Discussant: Renate Pieper
Charlotte Backerra : Financing the House of Hesse: Dynastic Traditions and Transfer of Knowledge
Hélder Carvalhal : Monarchy, Redistribution of Resources, and Political Stability: the Princely Households of Viseu/Beja, Beja, and Infantado in the Long Duration (Fifteenth to Eighteenth Centuries)
Veronika Hyden-Hanscho : Transforming Noble Income: Noble Families of the Habsburg Monarchy in the Eighteenth Century
Cathérine Annette Ludwig-Ockenfels : Incomes and Expenditures of Female Members of the Court of Florence in the Early Eighteenth Century



Thursday 19 March 2020 11.00 - 13.00
O-6 ELI14 Violence, Love and Power - Perspectives on European Nobility
Lipsius, 147
Network: Elites and Forerunners Chairs: -
Organizers: - Discussants: -
Saara Hilpinen : The Honour Culture of the Nobility in the Grand Duchy of Finland in the 19th Century
Alexander Isacsson : The Ducal Court and Relationships of Power in Early Modern Sweden
Maria Malatesta : Noble Families, Marriage and Power in the Kingdom of Italy (1861-1943)
Ralph Tuchtenhagen : The Robber Princess: Royal Swedish Privateering during the Livonian and Nordic Twenty-Five Years’ War (1560s to 1590s)



Thursday 19 March 2020 14.00 - 16.00
O-7 ELI15 Roundtable: European Land Reforms from Late 19th to Post-Soviet Period
Lipsius, 147
Network: Elites and Forerunners Chairs: -
Organizers: - Discussants: -



Thursday 19 March 2020 16.30 - 18.30
O-8 ELI08 Educated National Elites I: Militaries, Jurists and Separatists
Lipsius, 147
Network: Elites and Forerunners Chairs: -
Organizers: - Discussants: -
Ovidiu Iudean : Legal Elites and Nation-building in Nineteenth and Early Twentieth-century Transylvania
Jacopo Lorenzini : The Professional Soldier and the National Idea: Military Academies Forging National(ist) Elites
Sergey Valentinovich Lyubichankovskiy : Did the Empire Grow its own Grave-diggers? Russian Education System as a Way of Forming the National Kazakh Elite (19th - Early 20th Centuries)
Andrei Florin Sora : The Road to Authoritarianism: the Prefects with Long Military Experience in Greater Romania (1918-1938)



Friday 20 March 2020 08.30 - 10.30
O-9 ELI09 Educated National Elites II: Partisans, Revolutionaries and Dissidents
Lipsius, 147
Network: Elites and Forerunners Chairs: -
Organizers: - Discussants: -
Jukka Kortti : When the Old Professoriate Elite Was Challenged: The Radical Left and the Reforms of Higher Education in Finland During the 1970s.
Anna Soulsby : The Formation and Re-Formation of the Managerial Elite in Post-Communist Societies: the Czech Republic
Christi van der Westhuizen : The Awkward Afrikaner: Dr Petronella ‘Nell’ van Heerden, Nationalist, Feminist, Socialist, Anti-fascist, Lesbian
Katya Vladimirov : We, the People: Profiling Five Generations of the Soviet Party Elites, 1900-1990



Friday 20 March 2020 11.00 - 13.00
J-10 POL37 Real Existing Post-Socialism in Eastern Europe: Continuities and Ruptures
Johan Huizinga, 025
Networks: Elites and Forerunners , Labour , Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chair: Muriel Blaive
Organizer: Jill Massino Discussant: Muriel Blaive
Luciana-Marioara Jinga : Between Biopolitics and Humanitarian Aid: the Childcare System in Socialist and Post-socialist Romania, Hungary, and Czechoslovakia
Jill Massino : The Visible Costs of the Market: Women, Employment, and the Family in Post-socialist Romania
John Paul Newman : Balkan Legacies: the Legacies of War and Socialism in Southeastern Europe
Markus Wien : Post-Socialism in Bulgaria: Really Existing?


O-10 ELI10 Regions and Colonies I: Social Planning, Health and Welfare
Lipsius, 147
Network: Elites and Forerunners Chairs: -
Organizers: - Discussants: -
Martin Åberg, Marijn Molema : Planning for Decline: Policy Elites and Multi-level Governance in the Netherlands and Sweden, 1990 - Present
Idamaria Fusco : The Role of Administrative Elite in Territorial Control. The Kingdom of Naples in the Second Half of the 17th Century
Huibert Schijf : Nobles, Patricians and Lawyers Long-term Developments in the Composition of Political and Administrative Elites in the Netherlands and its Former Colonies 1815-1990
Victoria Schmidt : Czechoslovak Politics Concerning Eastern Periphery: from Shaping the Nation to Practicing Statehood



Friday 20 March 2020 14.00 - 16.00
P-11 RUR11 The Decline of Landed Elites in Europe (1880-1940)?
Lipsius, 148
Networks: Elites and Forerunners , Rural Chair: Yme Kuiper
Organizers: Yme Kuiper, Piet van Cruyningen Discussants: -
Bertrand Goujon : « Il n’est pas du tout lieu de se désengager pour l’avenir de cette terre ». The Arenbergs’ Land Strategies at the Turn of the Twentieth Century
Göran Ulväng : The Swedish Manors and their Owners in the 20th Century
Piet van Cruyningen : The Decline of Landed Estates in the Province of Gelderland (Netherlands), c. 1880-1940



Friday 20 March 2020 16.30 - 18.30
H-12 WOR14 Sport, Migration and Identity
Johan Huizinga, 004
Networks: Elites and Forerunners , Global History Chair: Gijsbert Oonk
Organizer: Gijsbert Oonk Discussants: -
Sine Agergaard : Women, Soccer and Migration
Joost Jansen : Changing Eligibility Rules in FIFA and IOC 1930-2016
Christian Ungruhe : Contested Role Models. Migrant Footballers between New Belongings and Persistent Exclusion
Gijs van Campenhout : The Spatial Diversification of National Football Teams: the Evolvement and Sustainment of Players’ Migration Corridors within the World Cup Football, c. 1930-2018


O-12 ELI12 Elite Networks, Elite Capital
Lipsius, 147
Network: Elites and Forerunners Chairs: -
Organizers: - Discussants: -
Ricard Garcia Orallo : The Paths of Aristocratic Capital. Nobility, Networks of Influence and Financial Capitalism in Liberal Spain (1840-1913)
Christian Henriot, Cécile Armand : Elites in Republican China: Boorman Revisited
Shunsuke Nakaoka, Takeshi Abe : Reconsidering Business and Economic Role of the Modern Japanese Nobility –from some Comparative Perspective with the European Cases
Galina Ulyanova : Moscow Merchant Dynasties and the Sources of their Wealth: the Formation of Business Elite in Nineteenth-Century Russia



Saturday 21 March 2020 08.30 - 10.30
O-13 ELI13 War and Peace: Emigres, Diplomats, Humanitarians and a Queen
Lipsius, 147
Network: Elites and Forerunners Chairs: -
Organizers: - Discussants: -
Adrian-Bogdan Ceobanu : A Changing Elite: the Romanian Diplomats (1914–1920)
Karl Fuessl : Healing the Wounds: the American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) and the Establishment of Neighborhood Centers in Post-1945 Germany
Ioana-Nicoleta Gaurean : Queen Marie of Romania and Propaganda during the Great War
Svetlana Suveica : In Paris, Geneva and Elsewhere: a Transnational Bessarabian-Russian Network after World War One (1919)



Saturday 21 March 2020 11.00 - 13.00
O-14 ELI06 Global Goods in the Country House, in Colonies and Colonial States I
Lipsius, 147
Networks: Elites and Forerunners , Material and Consumer Culture Chairs: -
Organizers: Daniel Menning, Jon Stobart, Göran Ulväng Discussants: -
Stephen Hague : ‘The Ancients Still Gain Upon Me’: Collecting, Trade, and the British Country House in North America
Yme Kuiper : Qua patet orbis – From Slave Trade to Connoisseurship. The Worlds of John Maurice of Nassau-Siegen
Thomas McGrath : Embracing Global Goods in the Eighteenth-century Homes of Lancashire’s Elites
Louis Nelson : Colbeck Castle: Global Connections in a Jamaican Great House



Saturday 21 March 2020 14.00 - 16.00
O-15 ELI07 Global Goods in the Country House, in the Margin of Colonial Powers II
Lipsius, 147
Network: Elites and Forerunners Chairs: -
Organizers: Daniel Menning, Jon Stobart, Göran Ulväng Discussants: -
Gaia Bruno : The Palace, the Villa, the Castle. Global Goods in the Residences of Eighteenth-century Neapolitan Aristocracy
Kristof Fatsar : Social Status vs. Patriotic Duty: the Role of Plant Collections in Hungarian Country Houses in the Early 19th Century
Daniel Menning : Assembling (Global) Goods in the Longue Durée. Jebenhausen in Southwest Germany 1650-1850
Mikkel Venborg Pedersen : Luxury, Colonies and Consumption in Early Modern Danish Country Houses


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