Bypassing Chokepoints: On the Anthropogeography of Smuggling

From mid-May to late June 2016 the Graduate School welcomed Prof. Elizabeth Cullen Dunn, Ph.D., as Visiting Research Fellow in Regensburg. Dunn is Associate Professor at the Department of Geography of Indiana University Bloomington (USA) since 2014. Her current project focuses on the very up-to-date issue of humanitarianism and displacement, expulsion and uprooting particularly in Georgia. Čarna Brković, postdoc in Regensburg, has talked with Dunn about her research.


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A Chat with Ulf Brunnbauer on migration

In November 2016 Ulf Brunnbauer, Professor of History of Southeast and Eastern Europe at the University of Regensburg and Speaker of the Graduate School for East and Southeast European Studies in Regensburg, had a conversation with Theodora Dragostinova, Associate Professor of History at The Ohio State University, on his current research about migration in Europe. The talk has now been published as podcast of the "Global Mobility Project" based at The Ohio State University.

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East European Art from a Global Perspective

Piotr Piotrowski, Professor of Art History at Poznań University (Poland), is a renowned specialist for 20th century East and Central European art history. From October through November 2013 he stayed with the Graduate School for East and Southeast European Studies in Regensburg as a Visiting Fellow. There he met with Anna Baumgartner, Alice Buzdugan, Anna Juraschek, Berenika Szymanski-Düll, Patricia Vidović and Emanuel Tatu from the study group “Construction, Translation and Lifting Borders in Art and Literature” to discuss the relationship between art and democracy.

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