Call for Papers: Conference “Exile and Academic Freedom Today”
The Academy in Exile, a joint initiative of the Institute of Turkish Studies (University of Duisburg-Essen), the Forum Transregionale Studien and the Kulturwissenschaftliches Insitut Essen (KWI) invite submissions for a two-day international conference. Closing date: 1 May 2018.
“Region, Nation, World Scale and the Problem of Periodisation”
Sanjay Subrahmanyam’s (University of California, Los Angeles) keynote lecture held at our past Annual Conference “Chronologics: Periodisation in a Global Context” (December 2017, Berlin) is now available for listening and watching.
Das Forum sucht zum 15. Mai zwei studentische Hilfskräfte für den Bereich Veranstaltungen und Initiativen (je 10 Wochenstunden).
“Double East: Culture as Politics in India, Russia and Turkey”
The roundtable discussion took place on 19 July 2017 at the Forum Transregionale Studien, Berlin and was part of the workshop “Culture as Politics” convened by Ilya Kalinin (Prisma Ukraïna Fellow 2017; State University St. Petersburg)
“New Books” at TRAFO: African Pentecostals in Catholic Europe
Annalisa Butticci, former Art Histories Fellow (2015/16), presents her new book “African Pentecostals in Catholic Europe: The Politics of Presence in the Twenty-First Century” at our TRAFO blog.
The Berlin-based Forum Transregionale Studien is a research organization that promotes the internationalization of research in the humanities and social sciences.
The Forum provides scope for collaboration among researchers with different regional and disciplinary perspectives and appoints researchers from all over the world as Fellows.
In cooperation with universities and research institutions in Berlin and the rest of Germany, it carries out research projects and initiatives that examine other regions of the world and their relationship to Germany and Europe systematically and with new questions.