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

Wed.
June 1
10.00

Research Group*

(in Romanian)

The Bible in linguistic context. Introduction to the Coptic language

Participants: Melania BĂDIC, Ștefan COLCERIU, Emanuel CONȚAC, Ioana COSTA, Octavian GORDON, Alina MĂCIUCĂ, Alexandru MIHĂILĂ, Cătălin NECȘA, Delia Cristina PETREANU, Monica VASILEANU, Cristian VECHIU

NEC Library

Wed.
June 1
11.00

NEC TE Seminar*

(in English and French)

Museums and Controversial Collections. Politics and Policies of Heritage-Making in Post-colonial and Post-socialist Contexts

Gruia BĂDESCU, SOGE, Oxford University/ Centre for Urban Conflicts Research, Cambridge University; Dr. Simina BADICA, Curator at the Museum of the Romanian Peasant in Bucharest; Dr. Damiana OȚOIU, Lecturer, Faculty of Political Science, University of Bucharest

A presentation of the project Museums and Controversial Collections. Politics and Policies of Heritage-Making in Post-colonial and Post-socialist Contexts financed by UEFISCDI (PN-II-RU-TE-2014-4-2368)

NEC conference hall

Wed.
June 1
17.00

Public Lecture

(in English)

Do the Right Thing: Moral Dilemmas in the Mahābhārata

Dr. Brian BLACK, Lecturer in the Department of Politics, Philosophy and Religion at the University of Lancaster (UK)

NEC conference hall

Fri.
June 3
9.30-
12.45

14.00-
19.00

International Conference

(in English)

Refugees, Migrants and Cosmo-Politics

Keynote speakers: Petar BOJANIC, James INGRAM, Chantal THOMAS, Mark WENMAN

Panel speakers: Raluca BEJAN, Domenico BILOTTI, Jan BLAŽEK, Alessio CALABRESE, Tamara CARAUS, Dan CHITOIU, Dragos CIULINARU, James ELLISON, Agnes GAGYI, Dorota Anna GOZDECKA, Florina-Rodica HARIGA, Helene HEUSER, Serene RICHARDS, Georgiana TURCULET, Elena PARIS, Camil PARVU, Camille de VULPILLIÈRES, Jack WILLIAMS, Predrag ZENOVIC

This conference is organized by New Europe College and the Centre Fundamenta Politica, Faculty of Political Science, University of Bucharest. This international workshop is linked to the interdisciplinary international conference "SCOPE 2016 - Science of Politics."

Partners: Center for Constitutional Law and Political Institutions of the Law School, University of Bucharest and the Center for Advanced Studies, Rijeka, Croatia
Sponsor: US Embassy in Bucharest

NEC conference hall

Sat.
June 4
10.00-
12.45

14.00-
19.00

International Conference

Refugees, Migrants and Cosmo-Politics

(continued)

NEC conference hall

Tue.
June 7
17.00

Public Lecture

(in English)

From Another Shore: Travel Writing and Regional Identities Beyond East and West

Dr Alex DRACE–FRANCIS, Associate Professor in the Literary and Cultural History of Modern Europe at the University of Amsterdam

NEC conference hall

Wed.
June 8
10.00

Research Group*

(in Romanian)

The Bible in Linguistic Context: Introduction to Biblical Hebrew

Participants:
Francisca BĂLTĂCEANU, Monica BROŞTEANU, Alexandru MIHĂILĂ, Melania BĂDIC, Dan BOTICĂ, Ştefan COLCERIU, Emanuel CONŢAC, Cristinel IATAN, Laurențiu GHEORGHE, Laurenţiu IONESCU, Cătălin NECŞA, Delia PETREANU, Cosmin PRICOP, Pavel ROTARU, Tarciziu ŞERBAN, Silviu TATU, Marian VILD, Cătălin VATAMANU

NEC Library

Wed.
June 8
11.00

NEC Seminar*

Historical Memory in the Regional Inter-marriages of Ukraine in the Times of Crisis (Oral History Perspective)

Dr. Uku LEMBER, NEC International Fellow

NEC conference hall

Wed.
June 8
17.00

Roundtable

(in Romanian)

A roundtable discussion on two recent volumes on the history of Marxist thought in Romania: Plante Exotice, edited by Alex Cistelecan and Andrei State, and The Historical Sociology of Henri H. Stahl, by Ștefan Guga
Convener: Ágnes GAGYI

Participants: Ștefan BOSOMITU, Alex CISTELECAN, Călin COTOI, Corina DOBOȘ, Ștefan GUGA, Adela HINCU, Veronica LAZĂR, Florin POENARU, Costi ROGOZANU, Andrei STATE

NEC conference hall

Fri.
June 10
16.00

TE Workshop

(in Romanian)

A Workshop within The pluralization of the public sphere. Art exhibitions in Romania between 1968 and 1989 project, financed by the UEFISCDI (PN-II-RU-TE-2014-4-2194)

Participants: Mădălina BRAȘOVEANU, Daria GHIU, Adrian GUȚĂ, Cristian NAE, Anca OROVEANU, Veda POPOVICI, Magda RADU, Alina ȘERBAN, Raluca VOINEA

NEC conference hall

Tue.
June 14
15.00-
18.00

Roundtable

(in Romanian)

Elitele politice și administrative din România și Austro-Ungaria (stadiul cercetării contemporane)

Participants: Iosif Marin BALOG, Alexandra IANCU, Ovidiu IUDEAN, Lorand MADLY, Silvia MARTON, Bogdan MATEESCU, Judit PÁL, Cristian PLOSCARU, Vlad POPOVICI, Sorin RADU, Andrei SORA, Laurențiu ȘTEFAN

An event organized by the Research Group Reflections on the Political and Social History of the 18th and 19th Centuries in Romania in collaboration with the research teams of the Political Elite in Transylvania, 1867-1918 research project (PCE-2011-03-0040) and Collective actors in Modern Age Transylvania (PN-II-RU-TE-2014-4-0263) research project, both funded by the Romanian National Council for Scientific Research

NEC conference hall

Wed.
June 15
10.00

Research Group*

(in Romanian)

The Bible in linguistic context. Introduction to the Coptic language

NEC Library

Wed.
June 15
11.00

NEC Pontica Magna Seminar*

‘Life on the Island’: Construction of the Post-Soviet Transnational Urban Communities

Sevil HUSEYNOVA, Ph.D. Candidate, Institute for European Ethnology, Humboldt University of Berlin

NEC conference hall

Wed.
June 15
17.00

Public Lecture

(in English)

How Theory and Ethnography Link Up: a Malagasy Example

Maurice BLOCH, Emeritus Professor at the London School of Economics and Fellow of the British Academy

NEC conference hall

Tue.
June 21
10.00-
19.00

International Workshop

Speculative and Experimental Philosophy at the Berlin Academy

Conveners: Peter ANSTEY and Tinca PRUNEA-BRETONNET

Participants: Peter ANSTEY, Henny BLOMME, Sorin COSTREIE, Daniel DUMOUCHEL, Jean-François GOUBET, Ansgar LYSSY, Tinca PRUNEA-BRETONNET, Francesco Valerio TOMMASI

A workshop organized within the Philosophy between Mathematical Method and Experiment: the Berlin Academy (1746-1764) research project funded by the Romanian National Council for Scientific Research (PN-II-RU-TE-2014-4-2522)

This event will continue on June 22 at the IRH-ICUB, Dimitrie Brandza St. 1

NEC conference hall

Wed.
June 22
10.00

Research Group*

(in Romanian)

The Bible in Linguistic Context: Introduction to Biblical Hebrew

NEC Library

Wed.
June 22
11.00

NEC Pontica Magna Seminar*

Public Health Across Species: Animals, Medicine and Urban Culture in Late-Imperial Russia

Anna MAZANIK, Ph.D. Candidate, Central European University, History Department

NEC conference hall

Thu.
June 23
17.00

Public Lecture

(in English)

Protected by the State and Guided by Immortal Gambettas: Dominated Scientific Knowledge

Dr. Gheorghe Alexandru NICULESCU, Senior Researcher at the Vasile Pârvan Institute of Archaeology, Bucharest

NEC conference hall

Wed.
June 29
10.00

Research Group*

(in Romanian)

The Bible in Linguistic Context: Introduction to Biblical Hebrew

NEC Library

Wed.
June 29
11.00

NEC Seminar*

August Ludwig Schlözer's Economic Thinking

Dr. Alix WINTER, NEC International Fellow

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.