Activities



Moderation and lecture within the Sociology congress 2021

Within the Sociology Congress 2021 "The Post-Corona Society? Pandemic, crisis and its consequences" from August 23-25, 2021, Roswitha Breckner, Elisabeth Mayer and Johannes Marent will moderate the section Biographical Research (DGS) "Biography and Social Media". In their lecture "Social Media as a site of biographical construction" they will give an insight into findings of the research project. Here you may find the programme (in German).


Article "Baustelle Biografie"

In May 2021 the research project was introduced on the Societal Impact Platform of the University of Vienna. You may find the article here (in German).


Lecture "Social Media as a site of biographical construction"

At the International colloquium for doctoral students Visual Sociology on June 9th and 11th 2021, the team presented results of their research within the lecture "Social Media as a site of biographical construction". Here you may find the programme of the colloquium (in German).


Lecture "Visual Segment Analysis as a methodological approach"

On February 24 2021, Roswitha Breckner gave the lecture "Visual Segment Analysis as a methodological approach: Social media photographs seen from a biographical perspective" at the ISA World Congress of Sociology. You may find the abstract here.


Lecture "Showing Life Stories in Pictures"

Within the ISA World Congress of Sociology, Elisabeth Mayer held a lecture on February 24, 2021, titled "Showing Life Stories in Pictures. Negotiating Methodological and Ethical Questions concerning Visual Biographies". Please find the abstract here.


Lecture "Visual practices in Social Media"

On May 19th 2021, Roswitha Breckner held the lecture "Visual practices in Social Media from a biography-analytical perspective" within a colloquium at the University St. Gallen.