Adam Wiesner, Mgr., PhD.

Queer and transgender studies, reflexive writing, autoethnography, methods and ethics in ethnography

ORCID ID: 0000-0001-8071-2961 email: adam.wiesner@savba.sk
tel.: 02-5296 4707, ext. 110

Education: Faculty of Humanities Charles University in Prague, field of study: Liberal Arts and Humanities (2006), General Anthropology (2010), Institute of Ethnology SAS, field of study: Ethnology (2016)
Qualifications, scientific and honorary titles obtained: Bc. (2006), Mgr. (2010), PhD. (2016)
Languages: English, Spanish
Employed at the Institute since: 2011


Research projects

Current Images of Socialism, APVV. 2017-2021

The application of innovative approaches in ethnology / social anthropology in Slovakia, VEGA 2016-2019

Adaptation of Urban Inhabitants in the Processes of Social Change, VEGA 2011-2013


Teaching

Seminar „Introduction to Critical Studies of Identity and Gender II“, Philosophical Faculty, Comenius University in Bratislava, Department of Ethnology and Cultural Anthropology (winter semester 2013/2014)

Seminar „Introduction to Critical Studies of Identity and Gender“, Philosophical Faculty, Comenius University in Bratislava, Department of Ethnology and Cultural Anthropology (summer semester 2012/2013) 


Stays abroad

Departamento de Antropología Social, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain (August 2007 - July 2008)
 

Publications

Monographs

(2017) Jediná jistota je změna: autoetnografie na transgender téma. Bratislava: Ústav etnológie SAV, VEDA SAV, 215 p. ISBN 978-80-224
 

Chapters in Monographs

(2013). Akceptace hnutí LGBTI v současném společensko-politickém kontextu = Acceptation of LGBTI Movements in the Current Socio-Political Context. In Kultúrna a sociálna diverzita na Slovensku IV. : spoločenská zmena a adaptácia. - Banská Bystrica ; Bratislava : Inštitút sociálnych a kultúrnych štúdií FHV, Univerzita Mateja Bela v Banskej Bystrici : Ústav etnológie SAV, 2013, pp. 79-97. ISBN 978-80-88997-52-8


Academic papers

(2018) Autoethnography: Beyond Gender Binary through Writing Lives. In Glasnik EI SANU, Vol. 66(2) (in print)

(2013). Frakce a sítě kooperace v LGBTQ hnutí. In Slovenský národopis, 61 (1), 55-73.

(2012). LGBTQ Activism and the Appropriation of Queer Theory in Spain. In: Import - Export -Transport: Queer Theory, Queer Critique and Activism in Motion. Ed. S. Mesquita, M. K. Wiedlack, K. Lasthofer. Wien: Zaglossus. ISBN 978-3-9502922-9-9, pp. 165-80.