New Europe College
Institute for Advanced Study
Date Event Title, Lecturer/Participants Location

Tue.
Oct. 3
10.00-
13.00

Workshop

(in Romanian)

Lumea potrivit lui… Constantin Flondor [The World According to Constantin Flondor]

This event is organized by the Institute of the Present and co-financed by the AFCN and financed by the Center for Cultural Projects of the Bucharest Municipality – ARCUB, through the Bucharest – Participatory City programme. Attendance limited to 15 places by registration at institutulprezentului.ro/

Seminar Rooms

Wed.
Oct. 4
11.00

NEC Seminar*

First seminar of the 2017-2018 academic year

NEC conference hall

Thu.
Oct. 5
10.00-
13.00

Workshop

(in Romanian)

Lumea potrivit lui… Ioan Tugearu [The World According to Ioan Tugearu]

This event is organized by the Institute of the Present and co-financed by the AFCN and financed by the Center for Cultural Projects of the Bucharest Municipality – ARCUB, through the Bucharest – Participatory City programme. Attendance limited to 15 places by registration at institutulprezentului.ro

Seminar Rooms

Thu.
Oct. 5
10.30-
13.00

14.30-
18.30

International Workshop

(in English)

Luxury, Fashion and Social Status in Early Modern South Eastern Europe

Participants: Constantin ARDELEANU, Wendy BRACEWELL, Giulia CALVI, David CELETTI, Ovidiu CRISTEA, Anastasia FALIEROU, Sorin GRIGORUȚĂ, Dan Dumitru IACOB, John JORDAN, Olga KASIARDI-HERING, Luca MOLÀ, Maria PAKUCS, Liviu PILAT, Nicoleta ROMAN, Robert SHOEMAKER, Mihai-Răzvan UNGUREANU, Constanța VINTILĂ-GHIȚULESCU, Michał WASIUCIONEK, Artemis YAGOU

This event is organised within the project Luxury, Fashion and Social Status in Early Modern South-eastern Europe (LuxFaSS), project no. 638436, financed by European Research Council

NEC conference hall

Fri.
Oct. 6
10.00-
14.00

17.00-
18.30

Luxury, Fashion and Social Status in Early Modern South Eastern Europe

(continued)

Closing Lecture

The Digital Panopticon: How digital methodologies are transforming historical research in Britain

Robert SHOEMAKER, University of Sheffield

NEC conference hall

Fri.
Oct. 6
10.00-
13.00

Workshop

(in Romanian)

Lumea potrivit lui… Ion Grigorescu [The World According to Ion Grigorescu]

This event is organized by the Institute of the Present and co-financed by the AFCN and financed by the Center for Cultural Projects of the Bucharest Municipality – ARCUB, through the Bucharest – Participatory City programme. Attendance limited to 15 places by registration at institutulprezentului.ro

Seminar Rooms

Tue.
Oct. 10
11.00

Round table

(in English)

The Burden of (Over)interpretation – Layers of Trianon in Academia Cultural Productions

Discussion moderated by Ioan STANOMIR

Participants: Balázs ABLONCZY, Sorin ANTOHI, Andrei CUȘCO, Silvia MARTON, Gergely ROMSICS

Event organized in cooperation with the Embassy of Hungary in Romaniand the Balassi Institute in Bucharest, within the Trianon100 Project, coordinated by Balázs ABLONCZY, historian of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences.

NEC conference hall

Wed.
Oct. 11
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.
Oct. 11
11.00

Pontica Magna Seminar*

Researching Ukraine during and after the Euromaidan: (dis)connections and distance

Dr. Darya MALYUTINA, Pontica Magna Returning Fellow

NEC conference hall

Wed.
Oct. 11
16.00

Research Group*

(in Romanian)

Meeting of the Focus Group on Education and Research

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
room 403

Tue.
Oct. 17
17.00

Conference

(in French)

Le sociologue et la guerre: Max Weber 1914-1919

Hinnerk BRUHNS, Directeur de recherche émérite au CNRS, membre du Centre de recherches historiques (EHESS/CNRS)

NEC conference hall

Wed.
Oct. 18
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.
Oct. 18
11.00

NEC Seminar*

Doing Ethnography in Romania. Reflections on Research Methods

Katherine VERDERY, Julien J. Studley Faculty Scholar and Distinguished Professor of Anthropology at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York

NEC conference hall

Wed.
Oct. 18
17.00

Conference

(in ENglish)

People, Characters, Realities

Martin CRIMP in dialogue with Theodor-Cristian POPESCU

This event is convened by Theodor-Cristian POPESCU, within the Focus Group Culture in Murky Times

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-H2020-2016-0018, within PNCDI III, and developed in partnership with the British Council.

NEC conference hall

Thu.
Oct. 19
11.00-
12.30

Roundtable*

(in English)

Roundtable on Martin Crimp’s Work

Participants: Martin CRIMP, Theodor-Cristian POPESCU and invited guests

This event is convened by Theodor-Cristian POPESCU, within the Focus Group Culture in Murky Times

*Participation by invitation only!

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-H2020-2016-0018, within PNCDI III, and developed in partnership with the British Council.

NEC conference hall

Fri.
Oct. 20
10.00-
14.00

17.00-
18.00

International Workshop

(in English)

Researching/Teaching the Region: Challenges, Ambiguities and Opportunities in the Early 21st Century

Participants: Nadezhda ALEXANDROVA, Katharina BIEGGER, Călin COTOI, Andrei CUŞCO, Volodymyr KULIKOV, Antonio LOPRIENO, Vintilă MIHĂILESCU, Diana MISHKOVA, Georgi NIAGOLOV, Valentina SANDU-DEDIU, Nikolai VUKOV

What is Excellence in Higher Education? Critique of Recent Developments in Academia

Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Antonio LOPRIENO, Department of Ancient Civilizations, University of Basel, President of the Austrian Science Board, Vienna, President of ALLEA, the European Federation of Academies of Sciences and Humanities

NEC conference hall

Mon.
Oct. 23
17.00

Conference

(in English)

Egyptian Hieroglyphs and the Evolution of Writing

Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Antonio LOPRIENO, Department of Ancient Civilizations, University of Basel, President of the Austrian Science Board, Vienna, President of ALLEA, the European Federation of Academies of Sciences and Humanities

NEC conference hall

Wed.
Oct. 25
10.00

Research Group*

(in Romanian)

The Bible in Linguistic Context: Introduction to Biblical Hebrew

NEC
room 403

Wed.
Oct. 25
11.00

Pontica Magna Seminar *

A Journey to a Writer. From Sándor Márai to Mircea Eliade

Dr. Maria RYBAKOVA, Pontica Magna Fellow

NEC conference hall

Wed.
Oct. 25
17.00

Conference

(in Romanian)

Nothing New Under the Sun? How States in Southeastern Europe Try to Control Migration. Lessons from the Past

Ulf BRUNNBAUER, Director of the Leibniz Institute for East and Southeast European Studies in Regensburg and Professor of Southeast and East European History at the University of Regensburg

NEC conference hall

Fri.
Oct. 27
9.30-
19.30

Colloquium

(in English)

ArchivART - Identifying, Understanding and Interpreting Visual Archives/ArhivART

A project coordinated by Iosif KIRÁLY, in collaboration with Raluca OANCEA (Nestor), Raluca PARASCHIV and Cristina IRIAN.

Participants: Cristina ANISESCU, Răzvan ANTON, Simina BĂDICĂ, Călina BÂRZU, Matei BEJENARU, Călin DAN, Christine FRISINGHELLI, Cătălin GHEORGHE, Cristina IRIAN, Iosif KIRÁLY, Cristian NAE, Raluca OANCEA, Anca OROVEANU, Raluca PARASCHIV, Cezar POPESCU, SZILÁGYI Sándor, SZILÁRD Miklós, Cristina VĂTULESCU

This Colloquium is part of a larger project, ArhivART, a project of the National University of Arts in Bucharest, co-financed by the National Cultural Fund Administration.

NEC conference hall

Fri.
Oct. 27
9.00

Meeting of the Focus Group New World Disorder

Joint Seminar with Citadel, a Foreign Policy Think Tank, coordinated by Valentin NAUMESCU

Participants: Simona CORLAN, Bogdan IANCU, Theodor PALEOLOGU, Ștefan POPESCU, Ioan STANOMIR, Bogdan TĂTARU-CAZABAN, Sever VOINESCU

Babeș-Bolyai University,
Cluj

Sat.
Oct. 28
10.00-
12.00

Colloquium

(in English)

ArchivART - Identifying, Understanding and Interpreting Visual Archives/ArhivART

(continued)

NEC conference hall




* NEC, Odobleja, Haret, Henkel, Pontica Magna and How to Teach Europe seminars as well as the research groups can be attended by the fellows and the alumni of NEC Programs, and their guests.