Thursday, November 23

9.00 – 9.30 Registration and coffee

  • 9.30 – 10.00 Welcome, Isa Dussauge & Morag Ramsey, (Uppsala University)
  • 10.00 – 10.30 Axel C. Hüntelmann (Charité, Berlin), “Small pox vaccination in the German Empire: Vaccination between between biopolitics and moral economy.”
  • 10.30 – 11.00 Farren Yero (Duke University). “To Save One’s Soul: Smallpox Vaccination as a ‘Divine Preservative’.”

11.00 – 11.30 Break

  • 11.30 – 12.00 Anne Hagen Berg (University of Southern Danmark), “Stable consensus and changing motivations. Twentieth century vaccination politics in Denmark.“
  • 12.00 – 12.30 María-Isabel Porras & María-José Báguena (University of Castilla-La Mancha; University of Valencia), “Risk perception and reaction to viral infections and vaccines in Spain (1950s–2009).”

12.30 – 13.30 Lunch

  • 13.30 – 14.00 Mary Augusta Brazelton (University of Cambridge), “The Politics of Mass Immunization in the Early People’s Republic of China.”
  • 14.00 – 14.30 Helene Laurent (University of Helsinki), “Trust or compulsion? Finnish vaccination practices in the 1950s.”
  • 14.30 – 15.00 Isa Dussauge (Uppsala University), “Fetuses against polio: The ethical logics of silence in the production of a national vaccine.”

15.00 – 15.30 Break

  • 15.30 – 16.00 Baptiste Baylac-Paouly (Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1), “What makes a vaccine work? The case of the different meningococcal A vaccines (1963-73).“
  • 16.00 – 16.30 Salla Sariola (University of Turku) & Elina Oinas (University of Helsinki), “Socialities of vaccine research: international science collaboration in Benin, Africa.”
  • 16.30 – 17.00 Midpoint discussion “Vaccines and conflicting values?”

19.00 Dinner in town (Venue to be announced)

Friday, November 24

  • 9.00 – 9.30 Smitha Sasidharan Nair (Independent researcher / Tezpur University), “Framing Technology: Examining the campaign against Anti-Fertility Vaccine in India.”
  • 9.30 – 10.00 Stuart Blume & Heval Ozgen, “The search for an addiction vaccine.”

10.00 – 10.30 Break

  • 10.30 – 11.00 Britta Lundgren (Umeå University), “At the needle point - solidarity in the intersections of compassion and containment.”
  • 11.00 – 11.30 Cynthia L. Tang (McGill University), “Collective Memory and Silencing in the History of the Vaccination.”

11.30 –12.30 Lunch

  • 12.30 – 13.00 Samantha Vanderslott (University of Oxford), “Exploring the meaning of pro-vaccination.”
  • 13.00 – 13.30 Jeremy K. Ward (Université d’Aix-Marseille / Université Paris Diderot), “Comparing forms and degrees of critique: Ontologies of vaccine criticism.”

13.30 – 14.00 Break

  • 14.00 – 14.30 Oscar Javier Maldonado Castañeda (Universidad del Rosario), “Vaccines and political fragmentation: Politics of life, evidence and resistance to HPV vaccination in Colombia.”
  • 14.30 – 15.00 Lisa Lindén (Stockholm University), “Affective, experiential and factual registers of value in the making of HPV vaccination expertise.”
  • 15.00 – 15.30 Mats Lundström (Malmö University), “Vaccinations from an educational perspective.”
  • 15.30 – 16.00 Discussion and final wrap up.
     

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