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

March 2017

Date Event Title, Lecturer/Participants Location

Wed.
Mar. 1
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.
Mar. 1
11.00

NEC Odobleja Seminar*


The Formation and Early Evolution of the Modern Monetary and Banking System in Romania

Dr. Tudor SMIRNA, Odobleja Fellow

NEC Conference hall

Fri.
Mar. 3
17.00

Roundtable

(in Romanian)

Culture in Troubled Times

A roundtable on two recently published books:

Arta în România între anii 1945-2000. O analiză din perspectiva prezentului [Art in Romania between 1945-2000. An Analysis and a Reassessment from a Present-day Perspective] (UNArte & NEC & MNAC, 2016)
Music in Dark Times. Europe 1930-1950 (Editura UNMB, 2016)

Introductory Remarks by Alexandru LEAHU, Anca OROVEANU, Valentina SANDU-DEDIU and Ioana VLASIU

This event 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

Wed.
Mar. 8
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.
Mar. 8
11.00

NEC
Odobleja
Seminar*


China's Paper Tigers – A Transcultural Perspective on the Contemporary Chinese Avant-garde Scene

Dr. Ioana Andreea CHIRIȚĂ, Odobleja Fellow

NEC Conference hall

Thu.
Mar. 9
17.00

Research Group*

(in Romanian)

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

Spre o lume a negoțului. Femei și activități comerciale în spațiul românesc la început de secol XIX [Women and trade activities in the Romanian society at the beginning of the 19th century]

Dr. Nicoleta ROMAN, Researcher, ‘Nicolae Iorga’ History Institute and ERC-LuxFass Assistant at NEC

NEC Conference hall

Tue.
Mar. 14
16.00

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.
Mar. 15
10.00

Research Group*


The Bible in Linguistic Context: Introduction to Biblical Hebrew

NEC
room 403

Wed.
Mar. 15
11.00

NEC
Odobleja Seminar*


Challenging Church Authority after Vatican II. A Discourse Analytic Approach to the Deconstruction of Catholic Teachings on Life Issues by Hans Küng, Uta Ranke-Heinemann and Eugen Drewermann

Dr. Maria IROD, Odobleja Fellow

NEC Conference hall

Fri.
Mar. 17
17.00

Roundtable

(in Romanian)

The Laboratory of Theatre Direction: A Conversation between Peter KEREK, Liviu ORNEA and Vlad ZOGRAFI on The Wild Duck by Henrik Ibsen, directed by Peter KEREK at the Bulandra Theatre

This event is convened by Vlad ZOGRAFI, 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

Wed.
Mar. 22
10.00

Research Group*

(in Romanian)

The Bible in linguistic context. Introduction to the Coptic language

NEC
room 403

Wed.
Mar. 22
11.00

NEC
Seminar*


Technology Transfer, Transnational Bureaucracy and the Making of a Security Regime in the Danube Delta (19th – 20th Centuries)

Professor Constantin ARDELEANU, The ‘Lower Danube’ University of Galaţi, Long-term Fellow at New Europe College and Postdoc Researcher Utrecht University

NEC Conference hall

Fri.
Mar. 24
17.00

Book
Presentation

(in Romanian,
French and
German )

Lumea romanșă în viața mea (Editura Universitară, 2017) [The Romansh World in My Life] by Magdalena POPESCU MARIN

Participants: Magdalena POPESCU MARIN, Tudora ȘANDRU MEHEDINȚI, Ursula TSCHARNER, Simona VASILACHE

Event organized by the Embassy of Switzerland in Romania

NEC Conference hall

Wed.
Mar. 29
10.00

Research Group*

(in Romanian)

The Bible in linguistic context. Introduction to Biblical Hebrew

NEC
room 403

Wed.
Mar. 29
11.00

Pontica Magna
Seminar*


The Ambiguities of Soviet "Piedmont's": Soviet Borderland Policies in the Ukrainian SSR and the Moldovan ASSSR in the 1920s and early 1930s

Dr. Alexandr VORONOVICI, Pontica Magna Fellow

NEC Conference hall

Fri.
Mar. 31
10.30-
17.30

ERC
Workshop

(in English)

ERC Workshop

Participants: Giulia CALVI, David CELETTI, Anastasia FALIEROU, Mária PAKUCS, Liviu PILAT, Nicoleta ROMAN, Constanța VINTILĂ-GHIȚULESCU, Michał WASIUCIONEK, Artemis YAGOU

Workshop organized within the ERC Project LuxFass No. 646489

NEC Conference hall-

NEC
room 403

Fri.
Mar. 31
18.00

Roundtable

(in Romanian)

Literature from Text to Screen. Case Study: Max Blecher

Participants: Mircea CĂRTĂRESCU, Marius CHIVU, Victor CIOABĂ, Joanna KORNAŚ-WARWAS, Eugen DEDIU, Anca IONESCU, Marieva IONESCU, Radu JUDE, Adrian MAJURU, Bruno MAZZONI, Doris MIRONESCU, Cezar PAUL-BĂDESCU, 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






* 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.