Research with Scholars at Risk
The Forum Transregionale Studien was enabled by the Philipp Schwartz Initiative to award a stipend to a scholar at risk.
New at TRAFO: »Islam without Europe: Traditions of Reform in Eighteenth-Century Islamic Thought«
In our »New Books« series at the TRAFO blog, Ahmad Dallal discusses his new book »Islam without Europe« (University of North Carolina Press, 2018) which aims to offer a revision of both traditional historiography of the Muslim World in the eighteenth century and of the more recent attempts to revisit this historiography.
Call for Applications: Transregional Academy 2019
We invite scholars to apply for the Transregional Academy “Histories of Migrant Knowledge in and across the Transpacific: Agencies, Scales, Tranlations” that will be held from 28 May to 4 June 2019 in Berkeley, USA. Closing date: 25 October 2018.
Transregional Academy “Infrastructures, Regions and Urbanization”
At our blog “Transregional Academies” all participants of the academy, that will be held from September 29 to October 7, 2018 in Singapur, are presented now with their research projects.
At TRAFO: Out of the Archives – Documentation
Read the report of the Exploratory Workshop “Out of the Archives...New Archival Practices: Towards Alternative Historiographies, Voices, Spaces”, that was held from 12 to 14 July 2018 at the Archive Kabinett in Berlin, at our TRAFO blog.
The Berlin-based Forum Transregionale Studien is a platform 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.