Aging and Society Programme

Programme

Conference Programme

 

FRIDAY, 27 October 2017

 

09:40-09:55

Registration (main hall)

 

09:55-10:00

Conference opening – room 1.48

 

10:00-12:00

Session I – room 1.48

 

Chair: Wojciech Owczarski

 

Ewa Malinowska (University of Łódź, Poland)

Genesis of Attitudes Towards One’s Own Appearance in the Awareness of Middle-Aged and Old Women and Men

 

Julita Czernecka (University of Łódź, Poland)

Cult of Youth and Attractiveness: The Role of Appearance Among Middle-Aged and Older People

 

Krystyna Dzwonkowska-Godula (University of Łódź, Poland)

Aging and Gender in Social Perception: Social Images of Middle-Aged and Old Women and Men

 

Emila Garncarek (University of Łódź, Poland)

“I take care of myself / I’m safeguarded”: Ways of Taking Care of One’s Health by Elderly Women and Men

 

12:00-12:30

Coffee / Tea break

 

12.30 – 14:30

Session II – room 1.48

 

Chair: Ewa Malinowska

 

Ofra Or (Independent Researcher, Israel)

Israeli Midlife Women in Second Partnerships Choosing Living Apart Together

 

Alex Franklin (University of West of England, Bristol, UK)

Age-Appropriate Dress?

 

Natasza Doiczman (Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań, Poland)

The Oldest Family Members in the Face of Migrate Their Children

 

Aleksandra Wierucka (University of Gdańsk, Poland)

The Power of Aging? Keeping Identity and Dictating Future by the Elders in Huaorani Group of Eastern Ecuador

 

14:30-16:30

Lunch and wine reception

 

16:30-18:30

Session III – room 1.48

 

Chair: Ofra Or

 

Alex Franklin (University of West of England, Bristol, UK)

Othering the Elderly: Autoethnography as Counteractive Methodological Strategy

 

Anna Dudkowski-Sadowska (Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Medical University of Lublin, Poland)

Family Caregiving for the Elderly: The Autoethnographic Perspective

 

Seda Calisir-Hovardaoglu, Ozan Hovardaoglu (Erciyes University, Turkey)

Return of the Retired Workforce: Tourism Development, Elderly Entrepreneurs and Ageing in Cappadocia Region in Turkey

 

Justyna Pawlak (Cracow University of Economics)

Do Elderly Employees Work Less Effectively? Age Management as a Mean of Increasing of the Effectiveness of a Diverse Team

 

18:30-19:00

Coffee/ Tea Break

 

19:00-20:30

Session IV – room 1.48

 

Chair: Alex Franklin

 

Wanda Dittrich (University of Security, Poland), Mariusz Wirski (University of Gdańsk, Poland)

No Country for Old Men: Aging and Discrimination in Selected Films

 

Stankomir Nicieja (University of Opole, Poland)

Learning from East Asians: Old Age and Dignified Death in Contemporary Western Cinema

 

Justyna Mahler (University of Gdańsk, Poland)

Against Aging: Reflections Around the Cricot Theatre

 

20:30

Conference closing

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