Archived News from the GESI

Expert Discussion: "International Law and History. Eastern Europe in its global reference." at the GWZO on March 22nd - 23rd, 2018

The GWZO invites to an expert discussion titled "International Law and History. Eastern Europe in its global reference." on March 22nd - 23rd, 2018. [more]


Discussion round: "The Translational History of Eastern Central Europe from the middle of the 19th century until WW I." on March 15th, 2018

The GWZO organizes a discussion round titled "The Translational History of Eastern Central Europe from the middle of the 19th century until WW I." in the course of "leipzig liest" on Thursday, March 15th, 2018, from 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. [more]


Leipzig Book Fair: March 15th - 18th, 2018

The Leipzig Book Fair is the second largest book fair in Germany and one of the largest of its kind in Europe. It takes place annually over the course of four days at the Leipzig Fair Tradeground (Messe-Allee 1); this year it will take place from March 15th - 18th, 2018. The book fair is the first big trade meeting of the year where new publications are first presented.[more]


Exhibition: "Left Performance Histories" at the neue Gesellschaft für bildende Kunst in Berlin

Invitation to an exhibition titled "Left Performance Histories" by the nGbK in Berlin. It features art in Eastern Europe from the 1070s and its continued relevance today. The show includes some well-known artists as well as newcomers. [more]


Workshop "Rural Mediascapes" or "Mediating and Translating" at GWZO on March 8th/9th, 2018

Invitation to a workshop titled "Rural Mediascapes" or "Mediating and Translating" on March 8th and 9th, 2018. The event is part of a workshop series that is provided by the interdisciplinary network "Love - Work - Violence".[more]


Workshop "Return and Labor Migration in Central and Eastern Europe after 1989" at GWZO on March 7th, 2018

Invitation to a workshop titled "Return and Labor Migration in Central and Eastern Europe after 1989" on Wednesday, March 7th, 2018, at the GWZO (Specks Hof/Entrance A/4th floor, Reichsstraße 4). [more]


Invitation to talk "Making comparisons work: Exploring the governance of city regions across the BRICS" on March 6th, 2018 at IfL

Dr. Nadir Kinossian invites to a talk titled "Making comparisons work: Exploring the governance of city regions across the BRICS" on March 6th, 2018, from 11 a.m. to 12.30 p.m. The talk will take place at the Leibniz-Institut für Länderkunde (IfL), Schongauerstraße 9, in room 108. [more]


Call for Application: University of Halle-Wittenberg offers 10 PhD Scholarships

The University of Halle-Wittenberg (Center of Excellence “Enlightenment – Religion – Knowledge”) offers 10 PhD scholarships to qualified candidates. The scholarships are limited to three years, starting October 1st, 2018, with 1,500 € per month.[more]


Call for Application: Temporary Lecturer Position at the Department of Global Studies in Santa Barbara

The Department of Global Studies at the University of California, Santa Barbara, invites applications for a pool of qualified temporary lecturers to teach courses in Global Studies for the upcoming openings. Opening date is February 19th, 2018 and the final date will be October 31st, 2018.[more]


Separatism in Eastern Europe. An audio podcast with Stefan Troebst and Aleksander Osipian.

Prof. Stefan Troebst and Aleksander Osipian have given an interview on the topic "Separatism in Eastern Europe: The conflict continues." at detektor.fm.[more]


The EEGA ScienceCampus' 2016-2017 Annual Report

The EEGA ScienceCampus recently published the first annual report in which its structure, past activities and some perspectives for the future are outlined.[more]


Call for Applications: Assistant Professor for International Studies, University of California

The International Studies Program at the University of California, Irvine invites applications [more]


Conference Dedicated to Karl Lamprecht: Transformations in Humanism and Historicism from 27 Feb to 1 March

Hosted at Landesschule Pforta, Schulpforte, from 27 Feb to 1 March, a wide range of talks are scheduled to explore the influence of historian Karl Lamprecht [more]


Three months Fellowship at the University of Basel

Call for applications for Fellowships until May 20, 2013[more]


Public Lecture on Music in Rural China

Confucius Institute Leipzig, April 11, 2013, 6.30 pm[more]


GESI Colloquium lecture by Prof. Dr. Wolf-Dietrich Sahr

“Religious thinking and social research. A paradigmatic divide and its dialogical function.”[more]


Call for Applications: PhD School on Globalization, the European Union and Multilateralism

The Erasmus Mundus PhD School on Globalization, the European Union and Multilateralism (GEM PhD School), anchored at the Université Libre in Brussels, is an international joint doctoral programme involving nine international higher education institutions.[more]


Lecture by Odile Goerg (Université Paris VII): "Going to the Movies in Colonial Africa"

Prof. Odile Goerg of Université Paris-Diderot is going to present her research in a talk entitled "Going to the Movies in Colonial Africa"[more]


African Studies Colloquium, November and December 2012

The Institute for African Studies at the University of Leipzig invites staff, students, and other interested persons to attend its Colloquium in November and December, 2012.[more]


Call for Applications Erasmus Mundus Master in Global Studies: December 1st, 2012

The EU offers each year a limited number of so called Erasmus Mundus scholarships to highly qualified students from all over the world of the Master "Global Studies - A European Perspective".[more]