Adam Wiesner, Mgr., PhD.

Queer and transgender studies, LGBTQ activism, ethics in ethnographic research

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

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

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


Teaching

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) 

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)


Stays abroad

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

Publications

Academic papers

(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, s. 165-80.

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

(2013). Akceptace hnutí LGBTI v současném společenskopolitickém kontextu. In: A. Bitušíková, D. Luther. Kultúrna a sociálna diverzita na Slovensku IV. Spoločenská zmena a adaptácia. [Cultural and social diversity in Slovakia IV. Social change and adaptation.] Bilingválna monografia. Bratislava: Ústav etnológie SAV a Inštitút sociálnych a kultúrnych štúdií FHV UMB, s. 79-97.