3rd CASA Conference, 2014


Transition 2.0? Anthropology

of the world(s) in reform

Prague, September 12-13, 2014



Graduate Student Conference (GSC)

 financed by Charles University (SVV  260 123).


Keynote speakers:

Michal Buchowski, University of Poznań

‚Us‘ and ‚them‘ in post-socialism

Dimitris Dalakoglou, University of Sussex

Beyond Transition(s): Anthropology of Europe during the Euro-Crisis

» CALL FOR PAPERS [downloadable in PDF] «

List of panels:

A1 Technology and Materiality
A2 Spiritual Transition 2.0?
A3 Coping with marginalization: narrating and enacting new prospects
A4 Networks of Power: The Possibility of Interdisciplinary Approaches to the Current Research in the Context of Post-socialism
B1 Migration
B2 Medical Anthropology at the Intersection of Civil Liberties, National Responsibilities, and Political Reform
B3 Visual Anthropology – Upcoming and Ongoing Projects
C1 Anthropological view in the globalizing world
C2 Anthropology in Action






» PROGRAMME [downloadable in PDF]«



The venue is the Charles University Campus Jinonice, the site of the Faculty of Humanities, located 5 minutes walk from the metro station Jinonice on yellow B line. From the Jinonice station turn right, cross the street, climb the stairs, turn left, and follow the passage through the red round building. The entrance to the FHS is on your right side (see the attached map). From there you will see posters indicating the way to registration.

Address: U Kříže 8, Prague 5 – Jinonice

From main railway station „Hlavní nádraží“ go by tram no. 26 (the tram stop is situated c. 100 m to the right from the exit of the railway station hall) to Masarykovo nádraží (1st stop), where change to metro line B (yellow) to Jinonice station (direction Zličín).

From Holešovice railway station go by metro line C (red) to Florenc station, where change to yellow B line to Jinonice station (direction Zličín).

From Ruzyně Airport go by bus no. 100 to Zličín (final stop), where change to metro line B (yellow) to Jinonice station (direction Černý most).

» MAP [online]

» MAP [downloadable in PDF]



400 CZK / 16 EUR

300 CZK / 12 EUR for CASA members

200 CZK / 8 EUR for students

150 CZK / 6 EUR for student members of CASA

Conference fees will be payable in cash at the venue.


Contact us at: 2014conference@casaonline.cz


Organising Committee on behalf of CASA:

Zdeněk Uherek

Luděk Brož

Petra Ezzeddine

Martin Hříbek

Martin Heřmanský