Searching the borders of fantasy – conference programme

The Russian-Polish Institute (Wroclaw. Poland)
High School of Economy (Moscow, Russia)

Multidisciplinary international conference

SEARCHING THE BORDERS OF FANTASY

18-19 April 2016

Venue: Sektor 3 Centre, Poland, 54-206 Wrocław, ul. Legnicka 65

Conference programme

10.30–11.00 Registration of the participants

11.00–11.15 Welcoming word Irina Popadeykina, Rafał Czachor, Russian-Polish Institute

Introductory word Evdokia Nesterova, Lomonosov Moscow State University

11.15–13.00 Ist session

Dr. Mark A. Fabrizi, Eastern Connecticut State University (USA)
Fantasy in the classroom: Student perceptions of fantasy literature viewed through a critical literacy framework

Elnara Akhmedova, M.A., Lomonosov Moscow State University (Moscow, Russia)
«Послание мертвеца» Ф. Мэрриет как спиритический роман в жанре фэнтези.

Natalia Gorczowska, M.A., Pedagogical University (Cracow, Poland)
Nazwać świat. O toponimach w polskich cyklach powieściowych high fantasy

Jakub Krogulec, M.A., University of Wrocław (Wrocław, Poland)
Video Games as an Extension of Fantasy Literature

Anna Pimenova, M.A., St. Tikhon’s Orthodox University (Moscow, Russia)
„Чтоб о небе сердце знало”: триединая функция fairy-story на примере романа Ксении Тихомировой „Границы горных вил”

Evdokia Nesterova,  M.A., Lomonosov Moscow State University (Moscow, Russia)
Fantasy geography: fantasy as formal and/or meaningful category

13.00–13.15 Break

13.15–15.00 IInd session

Joanna Płoszaj, M.A.,  University of Wroclaw (Wrocław, Poland)
Powielanie czy odświeżanie schematu? Twórczość polskich autorów fantasy względem przygodowych i epickich tradycji gatunku

Dmitry Lebedev, M.A., High School of Economics (Moscow, Russia)
Visualizations of John Tolkien’s fantasy world

Tatiana Skorokhodova, M.A., Lomonosov Moscow State University (Moscow, Russia)
Landscape objects in J.R.R. Tolkien’s works: symbolic aspect and correlation with characters of royal and divine origin

 Dr. Simon Cook, Independent scholar (Israel)
Tolkien’s Fantasy

Natalia Polyakova, M.A., Tambov State University (Tambov, Russia)
Своеобразие хронотопа в повести А.Н. Толстого «Граф Калиостро»

Natalia Samokhvalova, М.А., High School of Economics (Moscow, Russia)
Магический реализм Макса Фрая: особенности функционирования жанра

Irina Popadeykina, M.A., Russian-Polish Institute (Wrocław, Poland)
Проза Д. Липскерова в контексте магического реализма: постановка вопроса

14.30–15.00 Discussion
15.00 Closure of the conference
15.30–17.30 Lunch in the restaurant