Events

Potsdam University of Applied Sciences (FHP) and the Hasso Plattner Institute (HPI)
Monday, September 8, 2014, 12:00 am - Saturday, September 13, 2014, 06:30 pm
Potsdam
Federal Republic of Germany
M100 Young European Journalists Workshop aims to introduce selected participants to both sides of dealing with data: both the technical principles as well as the professional, responsible use of data and its benefits, but also the risks faced every day as a journalist.
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International Literature Corporation MERIDIAN CZERNOWITZ
Friday, September 5, 2014, 09:00 am
Chernivtsi
Ukraine
The 5th International Poetry Festival MERIDIAN CZERNOWITZ wil take place from September 5 to September 7, 2014 in the Ukrainian city of Chernivtsi. The main theme of the Festival is the modern Ukrainian and European poetry. The program includes poetry readings, lecture, musical and theatrical performances, screenings of the poetry films, poetry in animation, electropoetry and other events.
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Harriman Institute, the University Seminar on Slavic History and Culture and the Weatherhead East Asian Institute
Wednesday, September 3, 2014, 12:00 pm
New York
United States of America
A talk by Malte Rolf (University of Bramberg) on his book "Soviet Mass Festivals, 1917-1991". Mass festivals were a trademark of twentieth-century authoritarianism, as seen in fascist Italy, Nazi Germany, and elsewhere. But nowhere was this phenomenon more prevalent than in the Soviet Union. Despite being a dominant feature of Soviet culture, these public spectacles have been la
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National Endowment for Democracy
Tuesday, August 26, 2014, 08:30 am - Wednesday, October 15, 2014, 09:00 am
Washington, DC
United States of America
Dedicated to international exchange, the Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellows Program offers five-month fellowships to leading democracy activists, journalists, and scholars from around the world. Projects may focus on the political, social, economic, legal, and cultural aspects of democratic development and may include a range of methodologies and approaches.
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Institute of National Remembrance– Institut für Zeitgeschichte München-Berlin – Deutsches Historisches Institut Warschau – MEMORIAL Historical, Educational, Human Rights And Charitable Society, Moskau
Monday, August 25, 2014, 01:00 pm
Warsaw
Republic of Poland
The deadline for conference paper proposals (to be submitted on the attached form) is September 30, 2014. Please enclose, along with the proposal, an abstract of your paper of 500–700 words in German, Russian and Polish, and a short bio and a list of not more than ten relevant publications. The conference program will be made available by October 31, 2014.
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The Nieman Foundation for Journalism at Harvard
Monday, August 25, 2014, 09:30 am
Cambridge
United States of America
The Nieman Foundation for Journalism at Harvard offers short-term visiting fellowships to individuals interested in working on special research projects designed to advance journalism. Applications are due on Friday, August 29, 2014. Candidates may submit proposals using the online application.
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Institute of National Remembrance (Poland)
Friday, August 22, 2014, 12:30 pm
Warsaw
Republic of Poland
Various consequences of WWII can be observed in the history of European cities. Many of them were severely damaged. Others lost substantial part of their population. Some were exposed to physical terror and deep cultural and political transformations. The history of many European cities may serve as examples of important social, political and cultural processes.
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Princeton University
Friday, May 9, 2014, 09:00 am
Princeton, NJ
United States of America
We invite historically grounded and theoretically informed submissions from anthropologists, historians, sociologists, and scholars of art, architecture, cinema, literature, music, media, theater, and popular culture, and all those interested in investigating social and cultural practices made possible by the late socialist appropriation of romanticism.
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Institute for European, Russian, and Eurasian Studies at George Washington University
Friday, November 1, 2013, 08:30 am
Brooklyn
United States of America
THE EURASIA PROGRAM of the Social Science Research Council (SSRC) and the Central Asia Program at the Institute for European, Russian, and Eurasian Studies at George Washington University are pleased to announce a field development workshop, to be held on the GWU campus November 1-4, 2012.
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CRASSH
Friday, July 26, 2013, 09:00 am
Cambridge
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Language Endangerment: Language Policy and Planning - conference (Friday, 26 July 2013) Location: CRASSH, Alison Richard Building, 7 West Road, Cambridge CB3 9DTUnited Kingdom Language policy is where linguistics meets politics. Linguistic legislation serves as a medium through which power is negotiated between different speech communities within...
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