Sub-theme 27: Rediscovering Craft and Craftsmanship in Organizations

Innan Sasaki, Lancaster University Management School, United Kingdom
Davide Ravasi, UCL School of Management, United Kingdom
M. Tina Dacin, Queen's University, Smith School of Business, Canada
Session I: Thursday, July 04, 11:00 to 12:30, LB - 2.2
Craft and Place
Chair: Davide Ravasi
Robin Canniford, M. Tina Dacin and Peter A. Dacin
Crafting tweed, crofting place: The institutional custodianship of land and cloth in the Outer Hebrides
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Yu et al.
Haitao Yu, Tima Bansal and Diane-Laure Arjaliès
Sensemaking of a changing place: The case of a luxury enterprise on the Tibetan Plateau
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Canniford et al.
Introduction and Roundtable Presentation
Session II: Thursday, July 04, 14:00 to 15:30, LB - 2.2
Craft, Culture and Institutions
Chair: M. Tina Dacin
Hovig Tchalian and Maxim Voronov
Generous spirits: Sacred economies, category consecration and the upscaling of Canadian whisky
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Żebrowska & Kroezen
Monika Żebrowska and Jochem Kroezen
Hooked on a thread: Investigating the interplay between stability and change in institutional maintenance
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Land
Christopher Land
Craft imaginaries: Paradoxes and possible futures of work
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Tchalian & Voronov
Session III: Friday, July 05, 09:00 to 10:30
- Parallel Stream -
Parallel Stream A: Craft and the Performance of Authenticity - Room: LB - 2.2
Chair: Jochem Kroezen
Kai Lamertz and William M. Foster
Claiming authentic craft identity: Rhetorical history in the website communications of Canadian craft breweries
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Soares
Diego Moreira Soares
Craft performances: How farmers and crafts vendors engage external audiences
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Blundel
Richard K. Blundel, Philip Koomen and Emma Bell
Examining craft work from a practitioner perspective: Methodological challenges and choices
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Lamertz & Foster
Parallel Stream B: Craft and Identities - Room: LB - 2.1
Chair: Davide Ravasi
Nada Endrissat and Richard E. Ocejo
Enchanting times: Craft and the culturalization of service work
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Pozner & Woolley
Jo-Ellen Pozner and Jennifer Woolley
Juggling hats: How female entrepreneurs navigate role incongruity in nascent craft ventures
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Demetry & Doern
Daphne Demetry and Rachel Doern
Mentorship and entrepreneurship in a craft-based industry
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Endrissat et al.
Session IV: Friday, July 05, 11:00 to 12:30
- Parallel Stream -
Parallel Stream A: Careers in Craft - Room: LB - 2.2
Chair: Innan Sasaki
Greg Fetzer and Michael Gerard Pratt
In search of lost time: Tradition as a source of meaningfulness in craftwork
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): England
Lauren England
Balancing passion and sustainability: Logics and legitimisation in sole trader craft enterprise
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Louisgrand & Chudzikowski
Nathalie Louisgrand and Katharina Chudzikowski
Crafting cooking careers around the world: Career management of Chefs
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Fetzer & Pratt
Parallel Stream B: Craft Revival and Resurgence - Room: LB - 2.1
Chair: Davide Ravasi
Andrew Nelson, Callen Anthony and Mary Tripsas
Back to the future: Innovation, cultural disruption and the resurgence of analog synthesizers
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Sun
Hui Sun and Lantian Li
From material reproduction to cultural elaboration: Revival of classical Chinese furniture making
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Bozkurt
Ödül Bozkurt
The emotional rewards of craft work and the collective labour of valorising craft skills: Observations from the UK classic motoring sector
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Nelson et al.
Session V: Friday, July 05, 14:00 to 15:30, LB - 2.2
The New Practice of Craft: Machines, Skills and Technique
Chair: Emma Bell
Rory Tracey
In Daedalus’ workshop: Craft work and the dimensions of technique in organization studies
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Willems
Thijs Willems
Craftwork or machine operator? Exploring diverging notions of knowledge and skill of technicians in a digitalizing sector
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Nguyen et al.
Hung Nguyen, Marcos Barros, Sandrine Caroly and Marie-Line Martinaud
Craft 2.0: collective collaboration around machines in Fablabs
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Tracey
Session VI: Saturday, July 06, 09:00 to 10:30, LB - 2.2
Craft between Tradition and Innovation
Chair: Innan Sasaki
Max Ganzin
Future oriented sensemaking in craft-based firms: Resilience through authenticity
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Kishi et al.
Yasuyuki Kishi, Takahiro Endo, Shinpei Miyagawa, Yuki Tsuboyama and Nidhi Srinivas
Organizational ambidexterity and rhetorical history in the traditional craft sector: Examination of hybrid model
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Beverland et al.
Michael B. Beverland, Pinar Cankurtaran and Francis Farrelly
The paradox of craft innovation: Authenticity challenges in blending continuity and change in new product design and launch
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Ganzin
Session VII: Saturday, July 06, 11:00 to 12:30, LB - 2.2
Concluding Panel & Discussion
Chair: M. Tina Dacin
Concluding Panel: Emma Bell, Robin Holt, Richard Ocejo, and Jochem Kroezen