Mgr. Bohuslav Kuřík, Ph.D.

Bohuslav KUŘÍK, assistant professor

Research Area

  • Political Anthropology (Protest & Resistance, Subjectivity & Self, Globalization, Autonomy, Post-Politics)

  • Ecological Anthropology

  • Digital Anthropology

  • Ethnography

  • America & Europe

Courses

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Contact Information and Office Hours

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Education

  • 2015: Ph.D., Anthropology, Faculty of Humanities, Charles University, Prague. Dissertation topic: Revolutionary Amoebas: Political Versatility as the Art of Resistance in Germany

  • 2010: MA., General Anthropology, Faculty of Humanities, Charles University, Prague. Thesis: Staging the Revolution in Chiapas: European Youth on the Road to Revolution. Graduated with honours, received a scholarship for excellent study results

  • 2007: BA., Humanities, Faculty of Humanities, Charles University in Prague. Thesis: Zapatistas and Post-modernism

  • 2005 - 06: Ethnology, Faculty of Arts, Charles University, Prague

Work Experience

  • 2017 - present: Assistant Professor, Department of Social and Cultural Ecology, Charles University

  • 2015 - 16: Adjunct Professor. Department of Social and Cultural Ecology, Charles University

  • 2014 - 16: Research Fellow. Sources and Forms of the Subculture Politicization in Post-Socialism. Grant Agency of Czech Republic – Charles University

Stays Abroad

  • 2014: Visiting Lecturer, Northeastern University, USA, March 2014 – April 2014

  • 2013 - 14: Fulbright Fellow and Visiting Graduate Researcher, University of California – Los Angeles, USA, September 2013 – June 2014

  • 2008 - 09: Research Fellow, UAM – Xochimilco, Mexico, September 2008 – February 2009

  • 2006: Erasmus Program, Durham University, UK, September - December

Membership and Service

  • CASA, Czech Association for Social Anthropology

  • EASA, European Association of Social Anthropology

  • AAA, American Anthropological Association

  • SCA, Society for Cultural Anthropology

  • CARGO–Journal for Cultural/Social Anthropology, Editorial Board

Publications

  • 201x: Kuřík, Bob ‘The Post-Autonomous Journey out of Subcultural Lifestylism,’ Article submitted to Social Movement Studies. Contemporary Stage: Revise and Resubmit.

  • 2017: Kuřík, Bob, Charvát, Jan and Ondřej Slačálek ‘Roviny politizace ve výzkumu hudebních subkultur mládeže [Dimensions of Politicization in a Research of Music Youth Subcultures],’Article submitted to Czech Sociological Review. Contemporary Stage: Submitted.

  • 2016: Kuřík, Bob ‘Emerging Subjectivity in Protest’, in Steven Vallas and David Courpasson (eds.) The SAGE Handbook of Resistance. London: SAGE Publishing, 51-77.

  • 2015: Kuřík, Bob (2015) ‘Křišťál Latinské Ameriky: z punkového klubu k epistemologické involuci [Crystal of Latin America: from a punk club to the epistemological involution],’ in Ondřej Horký-Hlucháň and Tomáš Profant (Eds.) Mimo Sever a Jih. Rozumět globálním nerovnostem a rozmanitosti [Beyond North and South. Understanding Global Inequalities and Diversity]. Praha: Ústav mezinárodních vztahů, 243-266.

  • 2013: Kuřík, Bob (2013) ‘Prosvítit výzkum: geopolitika a etnografie v proměnlivém světe [Geopolitics and Ethnography in the Changing World’ in Yasar Abu Ghosh and Tereza Stöckelová (Eds.) Etnografie: Improvizace v teorii a terénní praxi [Ethnography: Improvization in theory and research practice]. Praha: SLON, 52-87.

  • 2013: Kuřík, Bob (2013) ‘Protestní hnutí v Evropě [Protest Movement in Europe],’ in Filip Pospíšil (ed.) Umění protestu [Art of Protest]. Praha: Rubato, 32-63.

  • 2009: Kuřík, Bob (2009) ‘The Struggle for and in Public Spaces in the Zapatista s Chiapas’ in Mácha, Přemysl (ed.) Lighting the Bonfire, Rebuilding the Pyramid: Case Studies in Identity, Ethnicity and Nationalism in Indigenous Communities in Mexico.Ostrava: Ostravská univerzita press, 124–159.


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