Our Mythical Childhood...

The Reception of Classical Antiquity in Children’s and Young Adults’ Culture in Response to Regional and Global Challenges

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01.10.2019

Happy Birthday from Our Mythical Childhood to all our Friends and Colleagues! We have just accomplished the third year of the ERC Consolidator Grant

26.08.2019

Katarzyna Marciniak held a lecture on the need of interdisciplinarity, at a workshop for teachers on "The Interdisciplinarity in Education" organized in "Strumienie" High School

18.08.2019

Anna Mik at IRSCL Congresswith the paper: "Silenced Beasts: Study of the Voiceless Monster in Marcin Szczygielski’s 'The Heart of Nemphthys' and Other Works for Children and Young Adults"

11.07.2019

Anna Mik took part in a conference organized by the Association of Polish Librarians in Warsaw

04.06.2019

Katarzyna Marciniak and Justyna Olko took part in the Networking Meeting with the UW PhD-Students Council.

11.05.2019

Katarzyna Marciniak gave a short communicate on the OMC Project (via Skype) at the Round Table “Children’s Literature Scholarship in Europe”, a post-conference event organized by Prof. Bettina Kümmerling-Meibauer within the 14th International Child and the Book Conference Beyond the Canon (of Children’s Literature), Croatian Association of Researchers in Children’s Literature and the University of Zadar.

20.03.2019

Katarzyna Marciniak and a presentation on the OMC Project at the Greek course by Prof. Valentina Garulli, within the Erasmus Teaching Staff Mobility, at the Department of Classical and Italian Studies, University of Bologna.

18.03.2019

Katarzyna Marciniak had a lecture Das Programm „Our Mythical Childhood“ – Idee, Methoden, Etappe und die ersten Ergebnisse, within the Erasmus Teaching Staff Mobility, at the Department of Classical and Italian Studies, University of Bologna.

16.03.2019

Agnieszka Maciejewska and Anna Mik took part in the conference "Varium et Mutabile Semper Femina..." at the Univeristy of Warsaw with their talks on Cleopatra in children’s culture and female monsters from Classical Mythology

11.01.2019

Katarzyna Marciniak led workshops organized by the Regional Contact Point Łódź for the candidates for the ERC Grants, Warsaw.

12.12.2018

The Cluster The Past for the Present and the OMC Project invites you to the seminar on The Reception of Caesar in Children’s and Young Adults’ Culture and to a concert by Rafał Janiak Many Languages of Music. See the poster, invitation English, invitation Polish

30.11.2018

How to write entries for the Our Mythical Childhood Project? A class discussion on field research techniques by Daniel A. Nkemleke and Divine Che Neba with their students in Cameroon

17.11.2018

Viktoryia Bartsevich and Agnieszka Maciejewska, PhD students at the Faculty of "Artes Liberales", presented their research results within the OMC project at the conference “We are not afraid of death – the transformations of the concept of death across the ages” in Katowice (Silesia)

04.06.2018

The Early Childhood Research Centre is hosting a seminar by Katerina Volioti (University of Roehampton) on teaching ancient culture to young children.

11.04.2018

Our Mythical Workshops II under the banner “The Present Meets the Past” will take place from 14th to 20th May 2018.

20.01.2018

Katarzyna Marciniak a lecture on “Das Erbe der Antike und die Kinderkultur im Zeitalter der Globalisierung” at the international conference Topographien der Globalisierung / Topographies of Globalization (Humboldt-Kolleg supported by the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation) at the Institute of German Studies, University of Warsaw.

07.10.2017

Katarzyna Marciniak held a lecture on “Wer wird Millionär? Der unermessliche Wert des Kontakts mit der Antike für die Kinder und Jugendliche im 21. Jahrhundert”, at the international conferece Verjüngte Antike trifft The Past for the Present: Griechisch-römische Mythologie uund Historie in Kinder- uund Jugendmedien der Gegenwartskultur, University of Munich.

15.09.2017

Katarzyna Marciniak held a lecture on “Polen sucht den Superstar. Ovid zwischen Zensur und Freiheit”, at the Zwischen Kanon und Zensur. Ovid als Bildungsgegenstand Workshop (Ovid’s Year Celebration), at the Humboldt University in Berlin.

08.03.2017

Katarzyna Marciniak gave a lecture on “Upowszechnianie nauki” [Research Popularization] and moderated the subsequent panel, via Skype, at the conference of Polish Young Academy at the Polish Academy of Science Kierunki reformy PAN i AMU [Directions of Reforms at PAN and AMU], Polish Academy of Science Conferences and Congresses House, Jabłonna.

12.01.2017

Katarzyna Marciniak held the lecture “Tam, ale nie z powrotem. Pinokio Carla Collodiego i Dziwoląg Potężny Rodmana Philbricka o nieodwracalności metamorfozy” [There, but not back again. Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi and Freak the Mighty by Rodman Philbrick on the irreversibility of a metamorphosis], at the conference O czym mówią rzeczy? [What are the things talking about?], organized by the Laboratory for Research on Literature for Children and Youth UW and the Museum of Children’s Book in Warsaw.

25.10.2016

Katarzyna Marciniak gave a presentation on “ERC Grants from the Perspective of an ERC Laureate SH5” at an ERC Workshop, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw. Next, together with Elizabeth Hale, partecipated in a consultation session for the ERC candidates.