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

December 2019

Date Event Title, Lecturer/Participants Location

Sun.
Dec. 1
09.30-13.10 15.00-16.50 17.30-18.40

ERC-ArtHistCEE Conference

Questions of Periodisation in the Art Historiographies of Central and Eastern Europe

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Keynote Speech:
Turning Points, Crises and Evolutions
Wojciech BALUS, Jagiellonian University, Kraków

NEC conference hall

Mon.
Dec. 2
17.00

Public Talk

Feminity/ Feminism in Romanian Modern and Contemporary Art

Ruxandra DEMETRESCU
Professor of History and Theory of Art and head of the Doctoral School, National University of Art, Bucharest

Event supported by the Getty Foundation as part of its Connecting Art Histories initiative

NEC conference hall

Tue.
Dec. 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, Delia MIHĂILĂ, Ovidiu PIETRAREANU, Tarciziu ŞERBAN, Silviu TATU

NEC
room 403

Tue.
Dec. 3
17.00

Public Talk

Aby Warburg and the Transhistorical Migration of Images

Matthew RAMPLEY
Professor at the Art History Department of the Masaryk University in Brno, Principal Investigator in the ERC Advanced Grant project Continuity / Rupture: Art and Architecture in Central Europe 1918-1939, hosted by the Masaryk University in Brno

Event supported by the Getty Foundation as part of its Connecting Art Histories initiative

NEC conference hall

Wed.
Dec. 4
11.00

Landis & Gyr

Seminar*

The Future of Memory: Art during Holocaust

Olga ȘTEFAN, Landis & Gyr Fellow, Independent Curator and Researcher

NEC conference hall

Wed.
Dec. 4
11.00- 13.00

ERC-LuxFaSS

Meeting

Meeting of the ERC -LuxFaSS

The meeting is organized within the Consolidator Grant Project ERC-LuxFaSS 646489, financed by the European Research Council, hosted by the New Europe College - Institute for Advanced Study.

NEC
room 403

Thu.
Dec. 5
9.30- 13.00 14.00- 17.30

International Conference

Between Empires: Circulation, Communication and Interaction (15th-21st centuries)

The Annual Conference of the “Nicolae Iorga” Institute of History

Convenors: Constanţa VINTILĂ-GHIŢULESCU, Ovidiu OLAR, Mária PAKUCS

Participants: Viorel ACHIM, Mioara ANTON, Giulia CALVI, Rafael Dorian CHELARU, Lidia COTOVANU, Ovidiu CRISTEA, Adinel DINCĂ, Radu DIPRATU, Daniel GICU, Rossitsa GRADEVA, Alptuǧ GÜNEY, Walther v. HAHN, Janja Dora IVANČIĆ, Lena KORNPROBST, Gheorghe LAZĂR, Alexandru MAMINA, Bogdan MATEESCU, Ovidiu OLAR, Mária PAKUCS, Bogdan POPA, Konrad PETROVSZKY, Oana RIZESCU, Oliver Jens SCHMITT, András Péter SZABÓ, Raluca TOMI, Radu TUDORANCEA, Cristina VERTAN, Constanța VINTILĂ-GHIŢULESCU, Michał WASIUCIONEK

This event is organized by Austrian Academy of Sciences, New Europe College, ‘Nicolae Iorga’ Institute of History, within the framework of the following research projects: Luxury, Fashion and Social Status in South-Eastern Europe (ERC-2014-CoG no. 646489–LuxFaSS) and Historiographies of Early Modern Southeast Europe (HEMSEE).

“Nicolae Iorga” Institute of History 1 Aviatorilor Blvd. Bucharest

Fri.
Dec. 6
10.00- 13.00 14.00- 17.30

International Conference

Between Empires: Circulation, Communication and Interaction (15th-21st centuries)


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“Nicolae Iorga” Institute of History 1 Aviatorilor Blvd. Bucharest

Thu.
Dec. 5
14.00- 18.15

International Workshop

(in English)

Making the Borders of Contemporary Ukraine

Conveners: Olena PALKO and Constantin ARDELEANU

Participants: Constantin ARDELEANU, Vitaliy BAKA, Jan Jacek BRUSKI, Borislav CHERNEV, Laura-Jane DUQUESNEY, Dmytro HORDIIENKO, Georgiy KASIANOV, Elzbieta KWIECINSKA, Iaroslav KOVALCHUK, Dorota MICHALUK, Olena PALKO, Svitlana POTAPENKO, Stephan RINDLISBACHER, Alexandr VORONOVICI

This international workshop is organized with a grant from the Center for Governance and Culture in Europe (University of St. Gallen) and with support from the VolkswagenStiftung.

NEC conference hall

Fri.
Dec. 6
10.00- 13.00 15.00- 18.00

International Workshop

(in English)

Making the Borders of Contemporary Ukraine


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NEC conference hall

Wed.
Dec. 11
11.00

NEC UEFISCDI Award Seminar*

The Politics of the Church-Building Industry in Romania, 1990-2019

Giuseppe TATEO, NEC UEFISCDI Award Fellow

Event supported by a grant of the Executive Unit for Financing Higher Education, Research, Development and Innovation – CNCS/CCCDI – UEFISCDI, project number PN-III-P3-3.6-H2020-2016-0018, within PNCDI III

NEC conference hall

Wed.
Dec. 11
17.00

Public Talk

(in English)

Trends of Anthropological Research in the 21st Century

Dr. Mihály SÁRKÁNY, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Research Centre for the Humanities, Institute of Ethnology

Event of The Group for Anthropological Research and Debates (GARD), supported by a grant of the Executive Unit for Financing Higher Education, Research, Development and Innovation – CNCS/CCCDI – UEFISCDI, project number PN-III-P3-3.6-H2020-2016-0018, within PNCDI III.

NEC conference hall

Thu.
Dec. 12
11.00

Research Group*

(in English)

Themes, Theories and Temporalities in Mihály Sárkány’s Anthropological Research

Speakers: Viorel ANĂSTĂSOAIE, László FOSZTÓ, Călin GOINA, Csilla KÖNCZEI, Mihály SÁRKÁNY

Event of The Group for Anthropological Research and Debates (GARD), supported by a grant of the Executive Unit for Financing Higher Education, Research, Development and Innovation – CNCS/CCCDI – UEFISCDI, project number PN-III-P3-3.6-H2020-2016-0018, within PNCDI III.

NEC conference hall

Mon.
Dec. 16
15.00

Public Talk

(in English)

Desire for a Stranger Master: Foreign Privatisations and National Humiliation in the Balkans

Dr. Ivan RAJKOVIĆ, Department of Social and Cultural Anthropology, University of Vienna

Event of The Group for Anthropological Research and Debates (GARD), supported by a grant of the Executive Unit for Financing Higher Education, Research, Development and Innovation – CNCS/CCCDI – UEFISCDI, project number PN-III-P3-3.6-H2020-2016-0018, within PNCDI III.

NEC conference hall

Tue.
Dec. 17
10.00

Research Group*

(in Romanian)

The Bible in Linguistic Context: Introduction to Biblical Hebrew

NEC
room 403

Wed.
Dec. 18
11.00

Ștefan Odobleja

Seminar*

Narratives of Space. "Traditions" between Oral and Written Memory

Dr. Anamaria IUGA, Ştefan Odobleja Fellow, Researcher, National Museum of the Romanian Peasant

Event supported by a grant of the Executive Unit for Financing Higher Education, Research, Development and Innovation – CNCS/CCCDI – UEFISCDI, project number PN-III-P1-1.1-BSO-2016-003, within PNCDI III.

NEC conference hall




NEC will be closed to the public from December 21, 2019 to January 5, 2020






* 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.