New Europe College
Institute for Advanced Study

New Europe College has been hosting over the years an ongoing series of lectures given by prominent foreign and Romanian scholars, for the benefit of academics, researchers and students, as well as a wider public. The College also organizes international and national events (seminars, workshops, colloquia, symposia, book launches, etc.).

Program

June 2017

Date Event Title, Lecturer/Participants Location

Tue.
June 6
15.30

Research Group*

(in Romanian)

Meeting of the Focus Group New World Disorder

This workshop is supported by a grant of the Executive Unit for Financing Higher Education, Research, Development and Innovation – UEFISCDI, project number PN-III-P3-3.6-H2020-2016-0018, within PNCDI III

NEC conference hall

Wed.
June 7
10.00

Research Group*

(in Romanian)

The Bible in Linguistic Context: Introduction to the Coptic language

Participants: Melania BĂDIC, Ștefan COLCERIU, Emanuel CONȚAC, Alexandru MIHĂILĂ, Delia MIHĂILĂ, Monica VASILEANU, Cristian VECHIU

NEC
room 403

Wed.
June 7
11.00

NEC Seminar*

Exile, Memory, and the Search for Home in Herold Belger’s Fiction

Brian Christian HAMAN, NEC International Fellow

NEC conference hall

Wed.
June 7
17.00

Conference

(in Romanian)

Este posibilă o istoriografie a serviciilor speciale din Romania? [Is a Historiography of Romanian Intelligence Services Possible?]

Mihai-Răzvan UNGUREANU, Professor, Faculty of History, University of Bucharest

NEC conference hall

Thu.
June 8
17.00

Research group*

(in French)

Histoire de la corruption politique: enjeux, méthodes, questions [History of Political Corruption: Scope, Methods and Questions]

Speakers: Alexandra IANCU, Benjamin LANDAIS, Silvia MARTON, Frédéric MONIER, Constanța VINTILĂ-GHIȚULESCU

Meeting of the Research Group Reflections on the Political and Social History of the 18th and 19th Centuries in Romania

This seminar is part of Comparer la „corruption” politique aujourd’hui dans les nouvelles démocraties (CCPND) project financed through the cooperation between Agence universitaire de la Francophonie (AUF) and the Romanian National Authority for the Scientific Research and Innovation (ANCSI) through the Romanian Institute of Atomic Physics (IFA). This project is implemented by the University of Bucharest, in partnership with the University of Avignon and the New Bulgarian University

NEC conference hall

Tue.
June 13
17.00

Conference

(in Romanian)

"Vous avez peur des Gitans?"- pelerinaj, turism și negocierea identității Rroma la Saintes Maries de la Mer, Franța [Vous avez peur des Gitans? Pilgrimage, tourism and negociation of Roma identity at Saintes Maries de la Mer, France]

Mirel BĂNICĂ, Researcher, Institute for the History of Religions of the Romanian Academy

NEC conference hall

Wed.
June 14
10.00

Research Group*

(in Romanian)

The Bible in linguistic context. Introduction to Biblical Hebrew

Participants: Francisca BĂLTĂCEANU, Monica BROŞTEANU, Melania BĂDIC, Emanuel CONȚAC, Octavian FLORESCU, Victor GEORGESCU, Cristinel IATAN, Alexandru MIHĂILĂ, Ovidiu PIETRAREANU, Tarciziu ŞERBAN

NEC
room 403

Wed.
June 14
11.00

NEC- Pontica Magna Seminar*

On the Traces of Armenian Heritage in Romania

Lusine SARGSYAN, Pontica Magna Returning Fellow, PhD Candidate, Yerevan State University, NEC BSL Alumna

NEC conference hall

Thu.
June 15
17.00

Conference

(in Romanian/ English)

Despre literatură, prietenie, război, drame și mârșăvii ale oamenilor [On Literature, Friendship, War, Hardships and Human Ignominy]

Participants: Daša DRNDIĆ (Croatia), Dragan VELIKIĆ (Serbia) and Filip FLORIAN (Romania)

This event is organized in the framework of the Europe next to Europe Program, supported by the Riksbankens Jubileumsfond, Sweden

NEC conference hall

Wed.
June 21
10.00

Research Group*

(in Romanian)

The Bible in Linguistic Context: Introduction to the Coptic language

NEC room 403

Wed.
June 21
11.00

NEC Odobleja Seminar*

Rethinking Iconoclastic Gestures in Contemporary Art: a Byzantine Hierotopic Perspective on Seeing Images

Adrian GOREA, Ștefan Odobleja Fellow, Artist in Residence, Ottawa School of Art

NEC conference hall

Thu.
June 22
09.30-
19.00

International Workshop

(in English)

Civic Activism and Protest Culture in the Black Sea Countries

Participants: Iulia ANGHEL, Constantin ARDELEANU, Farda ASADOV, Katharina BIEGGER, Lucian CÎRLAN, Ramona DIMA, Alina DOLEA, Gilda HOXHA, Irina Ana KANTOR, Klaudia KALETA, Valeria KORABLYOVA, Dirk LEHMKUHL, Darya MALYUTINA, Natalia OTRISCHCENKO, Diana MĂRGĂRIT, Mariam PIPIA, Gevorg PETROSYAN, Henry Peter RAMMELT, Leyla SAYFUTDINOVA, Carmen SCHEIDE, Dragomir STOYANOV, Aram TERZYAN, Lia TSULADZE

The Workshop is funded by VolkswagenStiftung (in the framework of the Pontica Magna Fellowship Program hosted by New Europe College) and organized in partnership with the Center for Governance and Culture in Europe of the University of St. Gallen and with the assistance of the Wissenschaftskolleg zu Berlin

NEC conference hall

Fri.
June 23
09.30-
17.30

International workshop

(in English)

Civic Activism and Protest Culture in the Black Sea Countries

(continued)

NEC conference hall

Mon.
June 26
15.00

Conference

(In English)

Is the EU an (E)Utopia?

Professor Gregory CLAEYS, Royal Holloway, University of London

Followed by a panel discussion with members of the New World Disorder Focus Group

This workshop is supported by a grant of the Executive Unit for Financing Higher Education, Research, Development and Innovation – UEFISCDI, project number PN-III-P3-3.6-H2020-2016-0018, within PNCDI III

NEC conference hall

Wed.
June 28
10.00

Research Group*

(in Romanian)

The Bible in linguistic context: Introduction to Biblical Hebrew

NEC room 403

Wed.
June 28
11.00

NEC Pontica Magna
Seminar*

Construction of Female Authority in the Eleventh and Twelfth Century Byzantium and Medieval Georgia: Comparative Approach to Representation of Queen Tamar (r. 1184–1213) and Byzantine Imperial Women

Sandro NIKOLAISHVILI, Pontica Magna Fellow, Ph.D. Candidate, Department of Medieval Studies, CEU, Budapest

NEC conference hall

Thu.
June 29
17.00-
19.00

Workshop

(in Romanian)

Architecture and Photography. Photography and Architecture

Participants: Ilinca Păun CONSTANTINESCU, Irina TULBURE, Oana ŢIGANEA

This workshop is organized within the framework of the cultural project Anina, Mine of Ideas funded by the Chamber of the Romanian Architects during its three editions in 2014, 2015 and 2016/2017

NEC conference hall






* NEC, EntE, ODOBLEJA,Pontica Magna seminars as well as the research groups can be attended by the fellows and the alumni of NEC Programs, and their guests.