Final Remarks and Thanks

We had so much fun documenting the Dikes of Courage conference in Lisbon! After countless hours of viewing and sorting photos, editing video footage, going through pages and pages of notes, and finally writing and publishing all of the recaps and interviews, this is now our last post on this blog! We would like to …

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Annika’s Conference Experience

After our recap-posts of the two conference days, all of the panels, our team's presentations in more detail, and two interviews with Teresa Botelho and Jeanne Theoharis, it is time to get personal. The Dikes of Courage conference was a special experience on many levels. Steffi and I asked each other the same four questions …

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Steffi’s Conference Experience

After recapping both conference days and interviewing Teresa Botelho and Jeanne Theoharis, Annika and I thought it would be nice to tell you about our own impressions from the conference! So we interviewed each other about our experiences as part of the documentation team. Annika: What was your favorite part of the conference? Steffi: My …

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An Interview with Jeanne Theoharis

One part of the conference that really stuck with both Stephanie and me, who are running this blog, was Jeanne Theoharis' keynote talk on the first Conference day. Theoharis is a professor of Political Science at Brooklyn College of the City University of New York. At the beginning of her keynote presentation, she said that …

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The Second Conference Day: Our Panel

After our last post introduced you to all of the presentations on the second day, this one will provide a more detailed account of our own panel. You probably remember our presenters Sophia Hörl and Stephanie Matthias, and Melina Haberl and Milica Cortanovacki from the introductory posts and videos we posted on this blog back …

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The Second Conference Day: An Overview

After an exciting, and long, first day at Lisbon's Nova University, the second day of the conference, Saturday 24, brought just as many interesting and engaging panels and conversations. This post will introduce you to all of the interesting presentations that were given on the second day, including the second panel by students from our …

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