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

Wed.
May 2
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 2
11.00

Odobleja Seminar*

(in English)

How to Comment without Commenting: The Rosarium of Pelbartus of Themeswar

Dr. Alexandra BANEU, Research Assistant, “Sextil Pușcariu” Institute of Linguistics and Literary History, Romanian Academy, Cluj-Napoca

NEC conference hall

Mon.
May 7
17.00

Public Talk

(in English)

Shifting Energy Sources: Implied Environmental and Economic Impacts of Using Different Types of Supply, 1870–2000

Professor Richard W. UNGER, University of British Columbia

NEC conference hall

Wed.
May 9
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 9
11.00

NEC Seminar*

Secrecy, Privacy, and Knowing the Difference between Someone Being Secretive or Privative

Dr. Matthew DENTITH, NEC International Fellow

NEC conference hall

Fri.
May 11
10.00-13.00 15.00-18.00

Conference

(in English)

New Loyalties, Old Dramas: Jewish Community Life in the Aftermath of the Great War in Central and Eastern Europe

Conveners: Camelia CRĂCIUN and Mihai-Răzvan UNGUREANU

Participants: Daniel COHEN, Andrei CORBEA-HOIȘIE, Camelia CRĂCIUN, Attila GIDO, Armin HEINEN, Lucian LEUȘTEAN, Michael MILLER, David RECHTER, Liviu ROTMAN, Mihai-Răzvan UNGUREANU, Elisabeth WEBER

Conference organized by New Europe College with the support of the European Association for Jewish Studies.

NEC conference hall

Sat.
May 12
10.30-13.30

Conference

(in English)

New Loyalties, Old Dramas: Jewish Community Life in the Aftermath of the Great War in Central and Eastern Europe

(continued)

NEC conference hall

Wed.
May 16
10.00

Research Group*

(in Romanian)

The Bible in linguistic context. Introduction to the Coptic language

NEC
room 403

Wed.
May 16
11.00

Pontica Magna Seminar*

(in English)

Food for Thought and Scientific Food Rationing: Eating and Embodied Agency in Formalist Theories of Literature and Nutritional Research, 1917-1925

Dr. Asiya BULATOVA, Marie Curie Fellow, University of Warsaw, Pontica Magna Returning Fellow

NEC conference hall

Wed.
May 16
17.00

Public Talk

(in English)

Stalin’s Playlist

Marina FROLOVA-WALKER, Professor of Music History, University of Cambridge Fellow of Clare College

NEC conference hall

Fri.
May 18
11.00-18.00

Haret

International Workshop

(in English)

The Politics and Metaphysics of Diaspora(s). Critical inquiries

Participants: Constantin ARDELEANU, Ulf BRUNNBAUER,Bianca CHEREGI, Irina CULIC, Dana DOMSODI, Aurelia FELEA, Corina ILEA, Anca OROVEANU.

NEC conference hall

Mon.
May 21
10.00

Research Group*

(in Romanian)

The Bible in linguistic context. Introduction to the Coptic language

Guest: Dr. Alin SUCIU, Göttingen Academy of Sciences and Humanities

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

NEC conference hall

Mon.
May 21
15.00

Research Group*

(in Romanian)

“Gott mit uns!” Capelanul evanghelic sas și serviciul său duhovnicesc în contextul Primului Război Mondial [“Gott mit uns!” The Evangelical Saxon military chaplain and his pastoral care in the context of the First World War]

Dr. Marian Zăloagă, Ștefan Odobleja Fellow, Researcher, “Gheorghe Șincai” Research Institute, Târgu Mureş

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

NEC conference hall

Wed.
May 23
10.00

Research Group*

(in Rpmanian)

The Bible in Linguistic Context: Introduction to Biblical Hebrew

NEC
room 403

Wed.
May 23
11.00

Haret

Seminar*

(in English)

Accelerated Visibility: Online Family Albums of Immigration

Dr. Corina ILEA, Spiru Haret Fellow

NEC conference hall

Thu.
May 24
10.00-19.00

International Colloquium

Institutional Autonomy, Academic Freedom and Imposture in the Academia – Do Academic Core Values Safeguard Against Corruption?

Conveners: Sorin COSTREIE, Călin COTOI, Ligia DECA, Ruxandra DEMETRESCU, Nicolae GHEORGHIȚĂ, Dana JALOBEANU, Kázmér KOVÁCS, Gheorghe Alexandru NICULESCU, Cosima RUGHINIŞ

Participants: Călin COTOI, Ligia DECA, Robert HARMSEN, Ştefania MATEI, Joachim NETTELBECK, Gheorghe Alexandru NICULESCU, Mara RAȚIU, Robert REISZ, Cosima RUGHINIŞ, Monika STEINEL, Emilia ȘERCAN, 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

Mon.
May 28
10.00-18.00

Conference

(in English)

Pre-modern Korean Studies in Europe 2018 – Ideas, Projects, Perspectives

Participants: Vadim AKULENKO, Luis BOTELLA, Kim DAEYEOL, Marion EGGERT, Vladimir GLOMB, Anastasya GURYEVA, Grace KOH, Lena KONDRATEVA, Eugene LEE, Andrew LOGIE, Miriam LOWENSTEINOVA, Damien PELADAN, Isabelle SANCHO, Codruța SANTIONEAN, Thorsten TRAULSEN, Barbara WALL, Diana YUKSEL

This event is organized by the University of Bucharest and hosted by New Europe College.

NEC conference hall

Tue.
May 29
10.00-18.00

Conference

(in English)

Pre-modern Korean Studies in Europe 2018 – Ideas, Projects, Perspectives

(continued)

NEC conference hall

Wed.
May 30
10.00

Research Group*

(in Romanian)

The Bible in linguistic context. Introduction to the Coptic language

NEC
room 403

Wed.
May 30
11.00

Pontica Magna Seminar*

(in English)

Primary Education between State Authorities and the Rural Population in Soviet Transnistria and Romanian Bessarabia (1918-1940)

Dr. Petru NEGURĂ, Associate Professor a.i., Free International University from Moldova, Chișinău Senior Researcher, Center For Sociology and Social Psychology, Chișinău

NEC conference hall

Wed.
May 30
18.00

Book Presentation

Arnold Spescha, I catscha dis / In zori de zi, Poesias /Poezii, Translated by Magdalena Popescu-Marin (Casa Editura Universitara, Bucuresti, 2018)

Event organized by the Embassy of Switzerland in Romania

NEC
room 403

NEC will be closed to the public
from 30 April to 1 May 2018




* NEC, Odobleja, Haret, Henkel, Pontica Magna and How to Teach Europe seminars as well as meetings of the research groups can be attended by the fellows and the alumni of NEC Programs, and their guests. They are not open to the general public, and attendance is only by invitation, or by permission as a result of a request addressed to the NEC.


* 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.