Kürzlich stattgefundene Veranstaltungen

Nick Thorpe: Die Donau. Eine Reise gegen den Strom

Speaker(s): 
Date: 
10 Nov 2017 - 13:15
Location: 
LS 15.01, RESOWI, Bauteil C, Erdgeschoß

Vom Schwarzen Meer bis zum Schwarzwald: Anders als berühmte Donau-
Reisende vor ihm nimmt der britische Journalist und Filmemacher
Thorpe den umgekehrten Weg und nähert sich von der Mündung aufwärts
zu Fuß, mit dem Fahrrad, Boot, Zug, manchmal auch mit dem Auto

The Rise of Grassroots Authoritarianism? Political Attitudes and Perceptions in Western Balkans

Speaker(s): 
Date: 
24 Okt 2017 - 13:00
Location: 
Resowi, SR 15.33, tract B, 3rd floor

The region of Western Balkans went through a substantial decline in democracy during the last decade, one that brings about serious threats including authoritarian entrenchment, renewed ethnic conflict and decline in support for the EU (BiEPAG, 2017).

Memory's role in genocide, and its prevention: examining the roles of genocide memorials in rebuilding post-genocidal societies

Speaker(s): 
Date: 
17 Okt 2017 - 13:00
Location: 
Resowi, SR 15.33, tract B, 3rd floor

Drawing from recent research in both Rwanda and Bosnia, this presentation will demonstrate the roles that two memorials to contemporary genocides, the Kigali Genocide Memorial and the Srebrenica Genocide Memorial, have taken in commemorating and educating about their recent genocides.

Program: Islands of Memory

Date: 
31 Aug 2017 - 17:00 bis 1 Sep 2017 - 17:30
Location: 
Stari Grad, Hvar

Islands of Memory
Workshop, Stari Grad (Hvar)

31.08. – 02.09.1017

Day 1: Movie Screening and Discusssion (Hotel Arkada, Stari Grad)

17.00-18.00 Movie: Vila Münz
Discussion with director Naum Panovski (Poiesis Theatre Project, New York)

Beyond neo-Ottomanism 
From ‘centre-peripheries’ to zones of friction

Date: 
28 Jun 2017 - 08:30 bis 17:00
Location: 
Zentrum für Weiterbildung, Harrachgasse 23, SR 38.21

WORKSHOP PROGRAMME

8:30 – 8:45 Welcome and Introduction
Florian Bieber, CSEES
Kerem Öktem, CSEES

8:45 – 9:30 David Henig, University of Kent/ CSEES
Books, Houses, Genealogies: Situating Neo-Ottomanism within Terrains of Exchange

Transnational culinary entanglements in South-East Europe in the XVIII- XIX centuries

Speaker(s): 
Date: 
20 Jun 2017 - 13:00 bis 14:00
Location: 
Resowi, SR 15.33, tract B, 3rd floor

The complex and entangled character of the contemporary Balkan cuisines has been emphasized usually to stress their richness, based on borrowings taken from the “Orient”, Mediterranean basin or Central Europe. However, the history of the occurrence of all these entanglements is not that clear.

„The Power Over Memory is the Power Over Identity”: The Memory in post-Yugoslav Theater

Speaker(s): 
Date: 
14 Jun 2017 - 13:00 bis 15:00
Location: 
Schubertstr. 51, HS 31.11

As individuals and as a society we are defined by how we remember our past experiences. Our memories influence the way we perceive our present and imagine our future. Remembering Yugoslavia has been a big challenge in new national states that emerged after the Yugoslav break-up.