“Trickster” Association and the Lower Silesian Public Library of Tadeusz Mikulski would like to invite you to a Polish academic conference “Children and teenagers in popular culture” which will take place on 22-23 June in Wrocław. The concept of literary circulation present in Polish literary[…]
On 2 March, together with the Technical University of Wrocław and the “Polish Video Games” initiative we would like to invite you to a gaming-related meeting “Tales of Games”. Video game developers and researchers will meet with students to talk all day long about storylines[…]
The double-sized issue of “People’s Literature” contains texts by participants of the conference „“Tradition on the other side of the mirror” [Tradycja po drugiej stronie lustra] organised in may 2016.
Trickster Association would like to invite you to the second edition of the conference dedicated to the Marvel universe. We want to focus, among others, on Marvel’s approach to the superhero motif, managing and designing a universe and realising the genre conventions.
Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Jagiellońskiego has published “Raiders of the lost meanings. The perspective of an author, recipient and critic in the study of audiovisual culture”. Our association is the patron of this publication.
On 2nd and 3rd of December we will meet in Wrocław to look at vampires in all their forms. We will talk about, among others, their appearances in TV series, sources of past beliefs in vampires and the latest trends in vampiric literature.
We would like to invite you to read the latest eight volume published by the Trickster Association – this time focusing on the issue of femininity in pop culture. The authors analyse, among others, the link between fashion and pornography, the problem of sexism in[…]
The twelfth volume of “The »Folk Literature« Library” [„Biblioteka »Literatury Ludowej«”] has just been released by the Polish Ethnological Society. The publication is the work of a trickster Kamila Kowalczyk who analysed renarrations of “Kinder- und Hausmärchen” fairy tale collection by Wilhelm and Jacob Grimm[…]
You will have the opportunity to listen to the presentations of The Association of Pop Culture Researchers and Pop-cultural Education “Trickster” members. Young researchers and students from the The Student Pop Culture Research Club “Trickster” will be talking, among others, about science fiction in the[…]
We invite you to read the new publication “Role-playing games. Culture – practice – contexts” [Gry fabularne. Kultura – praktyki – konteksty] It contains texts of researchers who analyse the cultural practices associated with RPGs. The publication can be downloaded free of charge from our[…]
We would like to invite you to a summer meeting with pop culture. We are organising a symposium devoted to the problems, methods and analyses of popular culture on the 23rd of July.
In June we invite you to Wrocław for two days of debates about contemporary threats to democracy. We are organising the conference with the Social and Political Philosophy Department of the University of Wrocław.