Tue 08 Nov 2016

Lecture Series 2016/2017

“Revolutions and their Impact on Modern Eastern and Central Europe”


Wed 05 Oct 2016

Leibniz Universität Hannover has been elected as a new Forum’s member

The Members’ Assembly has elected the Universität Hannover as a new member. We look forward to the cooperation!


Tue 27 Sep 2016

30 Postdoctoral Fellows 2016/2017 at the Forum Transregionale Studien

We are welcoming more than 30 postdoctoral researchers from 18 countries to Berlin


Mon 12 Sep 2016

Blog News

Start of the Art Histories blog “From Traditional to Contemporary Aesthetic Practices in West Africa, Benin and Togo” …


Mon 12 Sep 2016

Transregional Academy

“De-Framing the Mediterranean from the 21st Century: Places, Routes, Actors”, 19–29 September 2016, in Rethymno, Crete


Tue 06 Sep 2016

Arab Film Series “Beyond Spring” Part IV

The film series will continue from September, 8th, 2016 at Werkstatt der Kulturen.


Thu 11 Aug 2016

Annual Conference “Making, Sustaining, Breaking – The Politics of Heritage and Culture”

The Annual Conference is open for registration. The conference will be held October 12-14, 2016, in Heidelberg.


Fri 22 Jul 2016

Bureaucratic Practices in Africa

The Forum Transregionale Studien is cooperating with the Max Weber Foundation to establish a Transnational Research …


Tue 21 Jun 2016

Modernisms: Concepts, Contexts, and Circulation

More than 25 postdoctoral scholars will discuss concepts of modernisms during the Transregional Academy in São Paulo …


Tue 14 Jun 2016

Philologie und Freiheit

Sheldon Pollocks Vortrag »Philologie und Freiheit« ist in deutscher Übersetzung in der Schriftenreihe des Forums …


Thu 19 May 2016

In Front of the Factory: Cinematic Spaces of Labour

Conference on the representation of labour in film, 26-27 May, organized by Saima Akhtar (Irmgard Coninx Prize Fellow …


Wed 20 Apr 2016

WeberWorldCafé “Refugees in the City”

Experts and students will discuss issues revolving around flight movements and refugees in the city in the rooms of the …


Wed 23 Mar 2016

EUME Berliner Seminar, Art Histories Seminar and World Philologies Seminar

will continue during the summer term 2016 at the Forum...


Mon 07 Mar 2016

BBUI-Lecture Series

The Berlin-Brandenburg Ukraine Initiative (BBUI) will be organizing a lecture series on the theme “Constructing Eastern …


Mon 22 Feb 2016

Out now: “Philological Encounters”

We are delighted to announce that the journal “Philological Encounters” has published its first issue.


Tue 16 Feb 2016
Wed 20 Jan 2016

Winners of the 2016 competition to organize Transregional Workshops and Academies

The Forum Transregionale Studien and the Max Weber Stiftung offer scholarly platforms through Explorative Workshops and …


Thu 17 Dec 2015

Globale Sammlungen für globalisierte Städte

Neil MacGregor’s essay “Global Collections for Globalized Cities” is the first volume in a new publication series of the …


Wed 25 Nov 2015

Winter Academy “Beyond History and Identity”—Public Program

The Winter Academy “Beyond History and Identity” was held from 2 to 12 December 2015. We invited you to attend the …


Tue 10 Nov 2015

WeberWorldCafé “Globalisation during the Cold War: Culture, New Geopolitics and Che Guevara”

Literaturcafé (Haus des Buches, Leipzig), 16 November 2015, 4:30 to 8 pm.