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

May 2017

Date Event Title, Lecturer/Participants Location

Wed.
May 3
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.
May 3
11.00

NEC TE Seminar*

Together but Apart: Balkan Historians, the Global South, and UNESCO's History of Humanity

Bogdan IACOB, NEC Postdoctoral Fellow, Director of Project Turning Global

Presentation within the project Turning Global: Socialist Experts during the Cold War (1960s-1980s) financed by UEFISCDI (PN-II-RU-TE-2014-4-0335)

NEC conference hall

Wed.
May 3
18.00

Conference

(in Romanian)

Semnături secrete în cărți și tablouri [Secret Signatures in Books and Paintings]

Victor I. STOICHIŢĂ in dialogue with Ioana PÂRVULESCU

This event is convened by Ioana PÂRVULESCU, within the Focus Group Culture in Murky Times

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-H2020-2016-0017, within PNCDI III

NEC conference hall

Tue.
May 9
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.
May 10
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.
May 10
11.00

NEC Seminar*

Poetic Modelling in Ludic Fiction

Matthias ERDBEER, NEC International Fellow, Co-Director, Society for Model Research (SFMR), Humboldt University of Berlin

NEC conference hall

Wed.
May 10
17.00

Public Lecture

Lecture and Public Reading from his books by Cătălin Dorian FLORESCU, Writer in residence Landis & Gyr at NEC

NEC conference hall

Wed.
May 17
10.00

Research Group*

(in Romanian)

The Bible in Linguistic Context: Introduction to Biblical Hebrew

NEC room 403

Wed.
May 17
11.00

NEC Gerda Henkel Seminar*

Dead-Letter Regimes in the Post-Soviet Space: Strategies and Communication

Evgeny TROITSKIY, Gerda Henkel Fellow, Professor, Department of World Politics, Tomsk State University

NEC conference hall

Thu.
May 18
10.00-
18.30

International Workshop IRH-ICUB, University of Bucharest and New Europe College

(in English, French and German)

Philosophical Controversies and Preisfragen: Shaping the Enlightenment between Wolff and Kant

Convener: Tinca PRUNEA-BRETONNET

Participants: Paola BASSO, Karin de BOER, Vlad DOLGHI, Daniel DUMOUCHEL, Corey DYCK, Matteo FAVARETTI CAMPOSAMPIERO, Ursula GOLDENBAUM, Sophie GRAPOTTE, Norbert HINSKE, Christian LEDUC, Alessandro NANNINI, Elena PARTENE, Tinca PRUNEA-BRETONNET, Andrea REICHENBERGER

This conference is organized within the framework of the research project Philosophy between Mathematical Method and Experiment: the Berlin Academy (1746-1764), funded by UEFISCDI-CNCS (PN-RU-TE-II 2014-4-2522)

NEC conference hall

Fri.
May 19
10.00-
18.30

International workshop IRH-ICUB, University of Bucharest and New Europe College

Philosophical Controversies and Preisfragen: Shaping the Enlightenment between Wolff and Kant

(continued)

NEC conference hall

Tue.
May 23
15.00-
20.00

Colloquium

(in Romanian)

Relația universitate-societate: între idealul Humboldtian și reinventarea continuă [The relationship between universities and society: between the Humboldtian ideal and the permanent reinvention]

Conveners: Sorin COSTREIE, Ligia DECA

Participants: Mircea DUMITRU, Romiță IUCU, Ștefania MATEI, Gheorghe Alexandru NICULESCU, Robert D. REISZ, Cosima RUGHINIȘ, Simona SAVA, Lazăr VLĂSCEANU

This colloquium 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.
May 24
10.00

Research Group*

The Bible in linguistic context. Introduction to the Coptic language

NEC room 403

Wed.
May 24
11.00

NEC TE
Seminar*

Mutual Perceptions and Imperial Policies in the Russian-Romanian Borderlands Before and During World War I

Andrei CUŞCO, Pontica Magna Returning Fellow, Lecturer, Ion Creangă State University of Moldova, NEC Alumnus

NEC conference hall

Wed.
May 24
17.00

Research Group*

(in Romanian)

Primul Război Mondial la genul feminin [First World War from women's perspectives]
Dr. Alin Ciupală, profesor, Facultatea de Istorie a Universității din București

The talk will be followed by the screening of Ecaterina Teodoroiu, eroina de la Jiu film (1931, Director: Ion Niculescu-Brună)

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

NEC conference hall

Thu.
May 25
17.00

Conference

(in English)

Tsarist Russia and the Caucasus: Religious Elements, Islam, and Ethnic Identities in the 19th Century

Eka TCHKOIDZE, Ilia State University, Department of Arts and Sciences, Tbilisi, Georgia

NEC conference hall

Wed.
May 31
10.00

Research Group*

The Bible in Linguistic Context: Introduction to Biblical Hebrew

NEC room 403

Wed.
May 31
11.00

NEC Seminar*

Acquiring and Producing or Storing and Retrieving Knowledge: a Case Study from Antiquity

Alexandra TRACHSEL, Senior Lecturer, Department of Greek and Latin Philology, University of Hamburg

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.