Mon 19 Oct 2015

Conference: “Global Modernisms: Contiguities, Infrastructures and Aesthetic Practices”

The Annual Conference of the Forum Transregionale Studien and the Max Weber Foundation was held from 5 to 7 November …


Tue 06 Oct 2015

We are welcoming our 28 postdoctoral Fellows 2015/2016

We are pleased to announce the arrival of our new Fellows from different countries and disciplines at the Forum …


Tue 15 Sep 2015

The Ukraine historian Andrii Portnov becomes long-term Fellow of the Forum Transregionale Studien

Andrii Portnov, historian of modern Ukraine, has become long-term Fellow of the Forum Transregionale Studien to direct …


Fri 04 Sep 2015

Beyond Spring: Arab Film Series Part II

In 2010, the Tunisian protest movement triggered a wave of upheavals across the Middle East and North Africa that became …


Thu 03 Sep 2015

Conference: Globalizing Classics

September 4–5, Senatssaal, Unter den Linden 6, 10117 Berlin. Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin in cooperation with the …


Tue 18 Aug 2015

Zukunftsphilologie Winter Academy

“World Scripts: Concepts and Practices of Writing from a Comparative Perspective” will be held from 4th to 14th …


Tue 30 Jun 2015

“All Things Transregional?”: New Interview Series

What does Transregional Research mean? Who can learn from its insights? What are its limits? The new interview series …


Tue 02 Jun 2015

Essays of the Forum Transregionale Studien

Sonam Kachru and Clare Davies are the first authors in our publication series.


Mon 01 Jun 2015

WeberWorldCafé “Museum, Power, and Identity”

The third WeberWorldCafé, “Museum, Power, and Identity” will take place at the Museen Dahlem in cooperation with the …


Thu 12 Mar 2015

The Forum Transregionale Studien has appointed Barbara Mittler to its Board of Directors

The sinologist Prof. Dr. Barbara Mittler has taken her office as a member of the Board of Directors of the Forum …


Tue 27 Jan 2015

Inequality, Education and Social Power—Documentation

Listen back to conference discussions and lectures on our IES blog. You will also find interviews and bibliographical …


Thu 27 Nov 2014

The Forum Transregionale Studien in Berlin has moved to new premises

The central office of the Forum Transregionale Studien has grown and moved to new premises in Wallotstraße 14, located …


Thu 27 Nov 2014

Future Perspectives for Transregional Research

Mit der konstituierenden Sitzung des gemeinsamen Koordinierungsrats starteten das Forum Transregionale Studien und die …


Tue 21 Oct 2014

“Inequality, Education and Social Power: Transregional Perspectives”

The Annual Conference of the Forum Transregionale Studien and the Max Weber Foundation – German Humanities Institutes …


Tue 07 Oct 2014

The Forum Transregionale Studien welcomes its Fellows of 2014/2015

This academic year, the Forum Transregionale Studien assists 28 researchers i.a. from India, China, Syria, Israel, …


Tue 23 Sep 2014

Memory and Revolution

“Memory and Revolution” was the title of a series of Arabic film screenings, which was organized in cooperation with …


Tue 09 Sep 2014

WeberWorldCafé “Narrating the First World War”

The second WeberWorldCafé “Narrating the First World War”, organized by the Max Weber Foundation together with the Forum …


Wed 23 Jul 2014

Summer and Winter Academies 2014

The Forum and the Max Weber Foundation were organizing two summer academies and a winter academy, that were documented …


Wed 04 Jun 2014

The Possibilities of Arab-Jewish Thought

EUME Workshop from 25 to 27 June 2014, with Ella Shohat, Elias Khoury, Amnon Raz-Krakotzkin, Raeif Zreik, Yehouda …


Thu 15 May 2014

Areas and Disciplines – Conference Reports

Two reports summarize the lectures and discussions at last year's conference “Areas and Disciplines: Lessons from …