Balancing Rocks

Conference Day 3

Tuesday June 21st

[Slight changes in the program are still possible!]


8:15 - 8:45

Wake Up Yoga

Morning yoga for everybody interested! Yoga instructor Tonia Schilling leads a yoga session every morning, suitable for all levels. (Bring a comfy outfit!)

9:00 - 10:30

Plenary V

Polylogue: Achieving and Cultivating the Ritual Body

Chair: Terhi Utriainen, Speakers: Douglas Ezzy, Anna Fedele, Michael Houseman, Jone Salomonsen, Yael Dansac, Rafael Walthert, Katri Ratia.

10:30 - 11:00

Coffee Break

Coffee and refreshments @ the venue.

11:00 - 12:30

Panels and Workshops

Slot 7 : Roundtable - Healthcare and Creativity

Organizers: Denise Lombardi and Stefania Palmisano, Discussants: Eric Venbrux, Géraldine Mossière, Isabelle Kostecki, Johannes Quack.

Slot 8 : From the Basler Fasnacht to the Velvet Carnival

Presenters: Olga Cieslarová, Martin Pehal.

12:30 - 14:00

Lunch Break

Lunch for invited guests @ Restaurant Personnel État Fribourg BAD, Rue Joseph-Piller 13.

14:00 - 15:30

Plenary VI

Plenary VI: Ritual and Play

Organizer: Michael Puett, Discussant: Roberte Hamayon.

15:30 - 16:00

Coffee Break

Coffee and refreshments @ the venue.

16:00 - 17:30

Panels and Workshops

Slot 9 : The Unsolved Conundrum: Rituality, Creativity and National Identities

Organizer: Alessandro Testa, Discussants: Sarah Pike, Francois Gauthier, Rafael Walthert, Daniela Stauffacher, Eric Venbrux.

Slot 10 : Practical Workshop: Velvet Carnevalization

Organizers: Olga Cieslarová, Martin Pehal.

Olga and Martin guide the participants through an experimental process of satirization used in creating masked carnival characters for the Velvet Carnival in Prague.


(Free Evening)

Summer Solstice! Occasion for creative ritualizing!

( Fête de la Musique, free concerts in Fribourg )