Archived News from the GESI
The GESI warmly invites applications to the Welcome to Africa program for funding scholarships, internships and field research. Deadline is June 30th.
The GESI kindly invites participation in the GWZO's Wednesday Lecture Series every Wednesday at 5pm, GWZO, Specks Hof (Eingang A), Reichsstr. 4–6, 4th floor.
Guest Lecture by: Prof. Em. Collin Campbell on Tuesday, June 12, 2012 at 7:00 pm on Schillerstrasse 6, rm. S 102
Submissions of dissertations completed and defended in 2009, 2010 and 2011 are now being considered. Application deadline is 30 November, 2012.
Fellowship Programme at the DFG Research Training Group “Critical Junctures of Globalization”
Price for Communication in the Future (Zukunftspreis Kommunikation)
The GESI would like to congratulate Debora Gerstenberger for winning the ADLAF First Prize on Latin American Research. Her thesis was written within the GK: 1261 Critical Junctures of Globalization research program at the University of Leipzig.
The CAS kindly invites participation in this workshop presented by: Prof. Dr. József Böröcz of Rutgers University on May 15, 2012 at 5:00 - 7:00pm
The Russian Center for Science and Culture in Berlin is seeking applications for study grants allowing students to participate in exchanges in Russia for one or more semesters beginning in September 2012.
Call for Applications: International Forum 2012 of Geschichtswerkstatt Europa on “Transnistria—The Forgotten Holocaust, 1941 to 1944“.
The Global and European Studies Institute at the University of Leipzig and the Foundation ”Remembrance, Responsibility and Future“ will provide up to 25 travel grants for participation in the Forum, during September 23-29, 2012, in Chişinău, Moldova, and Odessa, Ukraine. Application deadline is June 24, 2012.
The Global and European Studies Institute would like to kindly welcome Prof. Ute Wardenga as its first honorary professor.
MarxExpedition 2012 vom 19.04. – 12.07. an der Uni Leipzig
Thursday, 7 June 2012, 4 -7pm, Aula Alte Nikolaischule, Nikolaikirchhof 2, 04109 Leipzig.
Conference of the Center of International Relations (Warsaw), April 19th - 20th, 2012
Zeitgeschichtliches Forum Leipzig, Grimmaische Str 6, Mai 3, 2012, 19:00 Uhr, Eintritt frei
Joining our research staff, Egle Bendikaite, is a Research Fellow at the Lithuanian Institute of History in Vilnius and Associate Professor of Yiddish at the Vilnius Yiddish Institute. Since March 2012, Dr. Bendikaitė—who has been granted a research scholarship by Fritz Thyssen Stiftung—is pursuing a biennial research project at the GESI; entitled: “The Life, Times, and Work of Shimshon...
The GESI warmly extends the invitation of the University of Leipzig and the DFG to attend a lecture by Prof. James T. Richardson, Tuesday, April 17, 2012 at 7:00 pm on Schillerstraße 6, room S 102.
The GESI kindly extends the invitation of the GWZO to attend its Wednesday Lecture Series for Summer Semester 2012. Wednesdays, 5pm at the GWZO, Specks Hof Reichsstr. 4-6
The French Institute Leipzig is organizing a lecture series addressing the current French presidential elections and the general function of the French president and presidential culture. April 3 and 17, 6 to 7:30 pm, Thomaskirchhof 20
Centre for Area Studies | Thomaskirchhof 20, 1st Floor | 04109 Leipzig, Wednesdays, 5–7 pm