Conference programme

Dear all,

We are now delighted to announce the FINAL programme for the 3rd biannual celebrity studies conference. The schedule is below, or available to download here: conference programme CSJ Amsterdam 2016 def2.

A detailed programme of papers and panels is available here: CSJ Amsterdam 2016 panels def2

Speakers: check out our speaker information page.

Deadline for any corrections and updated abstracts/bios is June 17th.

Day 1 June 28 OMHP = Oudemanhuispoort, conference venue
All day: luggage room OMHP C105
900-1000
Registration, coffee/tea OMHP Hall
1000-1015
Welcome OMHP D008
1015-1130
Key note 1: JO LITTLER: ‘Accidental and anti-celebrities’; chair: Su Holmes
OMHP D008
1130-1200
Coffee/tea OMHP Hall
1200-1315
Panels A
Session
A1 Cinematic Celebrities
A2 Transnationalizing Celebrity
A3 Celebrity Endorsement
A4 Reframing Fame
A5 Cult and Subcultural Celebrity
A6 Celebrity Elites and the Cultural Politics of Austerity
Room
OMHP C017
OMHP C023
OMHP C223
OMHP C117
OMHP C317
OMHP C323
Chairs
Su Holmes
Megan Le Masurier
Koen Panis
Marcus Free
Maryn Wilkinson
Olivier Driessens
1315-1415
Lunch Atrium
1415-1530
Panels B
Session
B1 The Work of Fans 1
B2 Celebrity and National Identity
B3 Celebrity Lifewriting
B4 Anti-Stars and Non-Celebrities
B5 Celebrity Motherhood
B6 Celebrity Bodies
Room
OMHP C017
OMHP C023
OMHP C223
OMHP C117
OMHP C123
OMHP C323
Chairs
Susanne Hillman
Inger-Lise Bore
Tina Kendall
Lorraine York
Hannah Hamad
Joyce Goggin
1530-1545
Coffee/tea OMHP Hall
1545-1730
Panels C
Session
C1 The (Aca)Fandom of David Bowie (Focus Group)
C2 Celebrity Politics 1
C3 Real Men: Celebrity and Masculinity
C4 Celebrity and Neo-Liberalism
C5 Fabricating Authenticity 1
C6 Mediatization and the Making of Celebrities
Room
OMHP C017
OMHP C023
OMHP C223
OMHP C117
OMHP C123
OMHP C323
Chairs
Toija Cinque, Sean Redmond
Anne Jerslev
Gaston Franssen
Moya Luckett
Damion Sturm
Annelot Prins
1800-1900 Amsterdam Celebrity City Canal Cruise
Day 2 June 29 OMHP = Oudemanhuispoort, conference venue
All day: luggage room OMHP C105
900-930
Registration, coffee/tea OMHP Hall
930-1045
Key note 2: JOKE HERMES: ‘Why we need celebrities’; chair: Sean Redmond
OMHP D008
1045-1110
Coffee/tea OMHP Hall
1110-1225
Panels D
Session
D1 Interrogating an Accelerated Culture
D2 Fabricating Authenticity 2
D3 New Stars in the Queer Heavens
D4 Ageing Celebrities, Ageing Fans
D5 Marketing the Authentic
D6 Popular Culture and Stars in Turkey
Room
OMHP C017
OMHP C023
OMHP C223
OMHP C117
OMHP C123
OMHP C317
Chairs
 Diane Negra
Gaston Franssen
Ben Aslinger
Koen Panis
Sander Bax
Sean Redmond
1230-1345
Panels E
Session
E1 Cinematic Celebrity Contradictions
E2 Transmedia Celebrity 1
E3 Fabricating Authenticity 3
E4 Posthumous Fame
E5 Ordinary Celebrities
E6 Chinese Celebrities, Fandom and Civic Engagement
Room
OMHP C017
OMHP C023
OMHP C223
OMHP C117
OMHP C123
OMHP C317
Chairs
Matt Yockey
Bertha Chin
Brigitte Weingart
Su Holmes
Brenda Weber
Lulu Zhou
1345-1445
Lunch Atrium
1445-1630
Panels F
Session
F1 Celebrity Politics 2
F2 Celebrity Gossip, Mockery, Ridicule
F3 Celebrity, Crime and Transgression
F4 Shaping Literary Celebrity
F5 Fame, Normativity, Beauty Ideals
F6 Fame and the Limits of Capitalism
Room
OMHP C017
OMHP C023
OMHP C223
OMHP C117
OMHP C123
OMHP C317
Chairs
Mark Wheeler
Renee Middlemost
Gaston Franssen
Torbjörn Forslid
Hannah Hamad
Crystal Abidin
1630-1700
Coffee/tea OMHP Hall
1700-1815
Key note 3: DAVID GILES; ‘Social media and the changing audience-celebrity relationship’: chair: Gaston Franssen
OMHP D008
1830 Conference dinner (by registration only) Restaurant Harkema
Day 3 June 30 OMHP = Oudemanhuispoort, conference venue
All day: luggage room OMHP C105
900-930
Registration, coffee/tea OMHP Hall
930-1045
Key note 4: ALICE MARWICK: ‘Fame, Fortune and Fifty Thousand Followers: Micro-Celebrity and Social Media’; chair: Hannah Hamad OMHP D008
1045-1110
Coffee/tea OMHP Hall
1110-1225
Panels G
Session
G1 Microcelebrity
G2 Social Media Celebrification
G3 Celebrity Feminism
G4 Transmedia Celebrity 2
G5 Celebrity Children
G6 Transgender Celebrity
Room
OMHP C017
OMHP C023
OMHP C223
OMHP C117
OMHP C123
C323
Chairs
Alison Lutton
Andrew Zolides
Hannah Hamad
Ruth Deller
Melanie Kennedy
Michael Lovelock
1230-1345
Key note 5: GINETTE VINCENDEAU: ‘State lies, true romance and political celebrity:
the new French ménage à trois’; chair: Jaap Kooijman
OMHP D008
1345-1445
Lunch Atrium
1445-1600
Panels H
Session
H1 Queering/Gendering Celebrity
H2 Consuming Celebrity: Fame and Food
H3 Navigating Artistic Fame and Popular Attention
H4 Fame and Visibility
H5 Professions and Celebrity
H6 Celebrity Politics 3
Room
OMHP C017
OMHP C023
OMHP C223
OMHP C117
OMHP C123
C323
Chairs
Alex Dubee
Gaston Franssen
Dana Heller
Sean Redmond
Su Holmes
Neil Ewen
1605-1745
Panels J
Session
J2 Authenticating Sport Stardom
J3 Celebrity Politics 4
J4 The Work of Fans 2
J5 YouTube Celebrity
J6 Celebrity and “Racial” Authenticity
Room
OMHP C023
OMHP C223
OMHP C117
OMHP C123
C323
Chairs
Diana-Luiza Dumitriu
Ellen Watts
Toija Cinque
Crystal Abidin
Maryn Wilkinson
1745-1815
J1 CSJ Journal Panel: Publishing, Reviewing, Special Issue ‘Authenticating Celebrity’
OMHP D008
1815-1830
Closing words + Announcement Prize Best PhD Presentation CSJ Conference 2016
OMHP D008
1830-1930 Farewell drinks OMHP Hall + with any luck, outside in the lovely OMHP court yard