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

Thu.
Mar. 1
18.00

Film Screening

(with English subtitles)

Tarzan’s Testicles (2017, Romania, France)

A documentary by Alexandru SOLOMON, in the presence of the director

This event is organized within the Revisiting the Nation. Transcultural Contact Zones in Eastern Europe Winter Academy by Prisma Ukraïna Research Network Eastern Europe at Forum Transregionale Studien, Berlin and The Center for Governance and Culture in Europe, St. Gallen, in cooperation with New Europe College.

NEC conference hall

Fri.
Mar. 2
18.00

Public Talk

(in English)

Contact Zone vs. Postcolonial Condition On the Relevance of a Concept from Latin American Studies for Research on Ukraine

Dr. Ulrich SCHMID, Professor of Russian Studies at the University of St. Gallen

This event is organized within the Revisiting the Nation. Transcultural Contact Zones in Eastern Europe Winter Academy by Prisma Ukraïna Research Network Eastern Europe at Forum Transregionale Studien, Berlin and The Center for Governance and Culture in Europe, St. Gallen, in cooperation with New Europe College.

NEC conference hall

Wed.
Mar. 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.
Mar. 7
11.00

NEC Seminar*

(in English)

‘Salariat’ vs. ‘Projectariat’: International Intervention and Reconfigurations of Work

Dr. Nejra Nuna ČENGIĆ, Nec International Fellow (supported by an UEFISCDI Award)

NEC conference hall

Wed.
Mar. 7
15.00

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

Wed.
Mar. 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.
Mar. 14
11.00

Pontica Magna

Seminar*

From Matter to Thought: Towards a Deleuzian Taxonomy of Russian Film History

Dr. Sergey TOYMENTSEV, Pontica Magna Fellow, Postdoctoral Teaching Fellow, Florida State University, USA

NEC conference hall

Thu.
Mar. 15
15.00

Research Group*

(in Romanian)

Circulația cunoașterii din Europa de Est spre Europa de Vest în secolul al XVIII-lea: un studiu de caz asupra relevanței continue a Leibnizinismului în Academia din Berlin și în iluminismul târziu

[Transfers of knowledge from Eastern to Western Europe in the eighteenth century: a case study on the continued relevance of Leibnizianism in the Berlin Academy and late Enlightenment]

Ms. Maria FLORUTAU, DPhil Candidate in Early Modern History, Magdalen College, University of Oxford

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

NEC conference hall

Wed.
Mar. 21
10.00

Research Group*

(in Romanian)

The Bible in linguistic context. Introduction to the Coptic language

NEC
room 403

Wed.
Mar. 21
11.00

Odobleja

Seminar*

Everything you always wanted to know about the transconscious, but were afraid to ask Eliade (and some of his friends)

Dr. Matei IAGHER, Ștefan Odobleja Fellow, Research Associate, University College London Health Humanities Centre, UK

NEC conference hall

Wed.
Mar. 28
10.00

Research Group*

(in Romanian)

The Bible in Linguistic Context: Introduction to Biblical Hebrew

NEC
room 403

Wed.
Mar. 28
11.00

Spiru Haret

Seminar*

The Repressive Structure of Caporalato. A Critical Assessment of Romanian Agricultural Immigrants' condition in the context of the Gang-Master Labor System in Southern Italy

Dr. Dana DOMSODI,Spiru Haret Fellow, Associate Researcher, Sant'Anna School of Advanced Studies / DIRPOLIS Institute, Pisa, Italy

NEC conference hall

Wed.
Mar. 28
17.00

Public Talk

(in English)

What is A European City?

Dr. Owen HATHERLEY, British writer and journalist

NEC conference hall

Thu.
Mar. 29
14.30-18.30

ERC LuxFaSS

Meeting

Participants: Constanța VINTILĂ-GHIȚULESCU (project leader), Giulia CALVI, David CELETTI, Anastassia FALIEROU, Maria PAKUCS, Liviu PILAT, Nicoleta ROMAN, Michal WASIUCIONEK, Artemis YAGOU (team members)

This event is organized 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.
Mar. 30
09.30-12.30

ERC LuxFaSS

Meeting

(continued)

NEC conference hall

Fri.
Mar. 30
17.00

Public Talk

(in English)

Why We Fail and How. The Everydayness of Philosophy

Dr. Costică BRĂDĂȚAN, Professor of Humanities in the Honors College at Texas Tech University, NEH Public Scholar & Solmsen Fellow, Institute for Research in the Humanities, University of Wisconsin-Madison

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.