Publications

2020

Christidis, Ioannis. 2020. "Bye-Bye … Refugee Camps! Lives Shattered, Songs Unheard". mdw-Magazin 2020(4): 66–68. Accessed June 2, 2021. https://www.mdw.ac.at/magazin/index.php/2020/11/25/bye-bye-fluechtlingslager/?lang=en

Christidis, Ioannis. 2020. CD Review of The Songs We Still Remember, Basma Jabr & Orwa Saleh. In "Klangheimaten: Musik und Minderheiten," ed. Initiative Minderheiten, special issue, Stimme 117(4): 29. Accessed June 2, 2021. https://stimme.minderheiten.at/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2021/01/stimme_117_web_s29.pdf

Christidis, Ioannis. 2020."'Hurriya, Azadi, Freedom now!' An ethnomusicological report on the events of Thessaloniki, Greece 2016." On-line article. Accessed June 2, 2021. https://www.musicandminorities.org/research/projects/music-in-the-experience-of-forced-migration/initial-research-findings/#1

Christidis, Ioannis. 2020. "Interview mit Marie-Thérèse Kiriaky, Koordinatorin der Arab-Austrian Women’s Organization: Musik hat die Gabe, Menschen zu verbinden!". In "Klangheimaten: Musik und Minderheiten," ed. Initiative Minderheiten, special issue, Stimme 117(4): 23–24. Accessed June 2, 2021. https://stimme.minderheiten.at/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2021/01/stimme_117_web_23-25.pdf

Christidis, Ioannis. 2020. "Wir, die Fremden! Musik im Kontext von Flucht – Ismails Geschichte." In "Klangheimaten: Musik und Minderheiten," ed. Initiative Minderheiten, special issue, Stimme 117(4): 11–13. Accessed June 2, 2021. https://stimme.minderheiten.at/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2021/01/stimme_117_web_11-13.pdf
 

2021

Christidis, Ioannis. 2021. "2020's MMRC Lecture and an Interview with Social Anthropologist Dawn Chatty." mdw-Magazin 2021(1): 68–71. Accessed June 2, 2021. https://www.mdw.ac.at/magazin/index.php/2021/02/24/mmrc-lecture-2020-und-ein-interview-mit-dawn-chatty/?lang=en

Christidis, Ioannis. 2021. "Hurriya, Azadi, Freedom now!" – Resonating the Syrian uprising, singing displacement, dancing against the European border regime in Thessaloniki, Greece, 2016. Podcast, Episode 1, https://www.musicandminorities.org/forschung/projekte/music-in-the-experience-of-forced-migration/podcast/

 

Paper presentations in conferences

2021

2021-05-08 – Symposium Transkulturalität 2021: "Contesting Border Regimes – Sounds and Images" (hybrid). Paper title: "Challenging Europeanity: Syrian Refugees, Musical Acts of Citizenship and Cosmopolitanism from Below". Abstract: https://www.mdw.ac.at/upload/MDWeb/ive/downloads/Book_of_Abstracts_Contesting_Border_Regimes.pdf
 

2020

2020-12-04 – Annual Conference of the Austrian Association for Exile Research, öge: Internment Camps (on-line). Paper title: "Singing and dancing for freedom of movement - Resisting forced confinement in 'hotspot' camps in Thessaloniki, Greece 2016." Abstract: https://exilforschung.ac.at/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/Abstract_Christidis_final.pdf

2020-11-20 - 13. Jahrestagung des Österreichischen Nationalkomitees im ICTM 2020 (on-line). Paper title: "Musical performances of forced migrants from Syria as a participatory experience for performing citizenship on the thresholds of Europe." Abstract: https://ethnomusikologie.kug.ac.at/fileadmin/03_Microsites/01_Kuenstlerisch_wissenschaftliche_Einheiten/01_Institute/Institut_13_Ethnomusikologie/01_Institut/ICTM_OEsterreich/Tagung_2020/ICTMO__-JTG.2020.pdf

2020-10-22- International SEM Conference 2020 (on-line). Participation in the Roundtable: "Minorities Emerging. Towards Ethnomusicological Refugee Studies". Paper title: "Presentation of the project: Music in the Experience of Forced Migration from Syria to the European Borderland". Abstract: https://cdn.ymaws.com/www.ethnomusicology.org/resource/resmgr/2020_annual_meeting/program_book_sem_2020_10.28..pdf

 

Media Presence

2020

2020-9-28 – Radio Eigenklang: "Music in the Experience of Forced Migration - Eigenklang in Interview with Ioannis Christidis." Moderator/producer: Bianca Ludewig. https://cba.fro.at/466826