Conference Schedule

Friday 11 Oct 2013 

10:00 – 10:30 registration

10:30 – 12:00

Cultural Inspirations

  • Marcus Collins  — Permissiveness on Trial: Sex, Drugs, Rock and the Counterculture in the ‘Summer of Love’
  • Sharif Gemie — ‘Paperbacks and Cassettes: Culture on the Hippie Trail’.
  • Enrique Galván-Álvarez — Buddhism in Jack Kerouac’s Dharma Bums

 Lunch break 12:00 – 13:00

 13:00 – 14:30

National and Transnational Reactions

  • Mikhail Nikolakakis — Identifying the “stranger”: Representations of alternative tourism in postwar Greece until the fall of the Greek military Junta
  • Marieke Bloembergen — Transnational trajectories of Cold War orientalism From the Hippie Trail across Indonesia to moral geographies of Greater India
  • Jorn Fricke ‘Entrepreneurial networks of backpacker businesses in Mexico and Malaysia’

15:00 – 16:30

Alternative Routes

  • Linda Mahood — A Hitchhiker’s Guide to Canada in the 1970s
  • Rosemary Kerr — Australians on the Hippie Trail
  • Alan Dearling  — Culture bending and mind blowing: festivals, music and the underground media

 

Saturday 12 Oct 2013

10:00 – 10:30 registration

10:30 – 11:30

Depicting the Hippie Trail

  • Carolyn Kingson — Wander Year
  • Brian Ireland — Hollywood and the Hippie Trail

11:45 -13:15

Memories and Images of the Hippie Trail

  • John Worrall –- Photographing the Trail
  • Ian Gilchrist — Life in Pre/Revolutionary Tehran, 1976-79
  • Michael Taylor — Corruption, violence and hospitality:  construing fact from fiction

 13:15 – 14:15 Lunch Break

 14:15 – 16:30pm Roundtable. Participants: Carl Levy, Irene Milburn, James Patterson, Steve Ostler and Mike Turner.

 

 

One Response to Conference Schedule

  1. Bruce Thomas says:

    Will you be publishing the conference papers on this website after the conference?

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