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16.07.2015

Call for Papers: Seventy Years to the End of the War in Asia

From 29th  till 30th January 2016 Prof. Andreas Renner (Russian and Asian Studies) and Prof. Rotem Kowner (Visting Research Fellow of the Graduate School for East and Southeast European Studies) will host the workshop "Seventy Years to the End of the War in Asia. Divergent Perspectives on the War Denouement and the Onset of the Cold War". The deadline for submitting proposals is 30 September 2015.

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19.06.2015

CfA: 2 postions as a research fellow and 2 PhD schlolarships

Beginning November 15th, 2015 our Graduate School offers the following doctoral positions: 2 positions as a research fellow – employment according to the German TV-L in part time (65 %) – and 2 PhD scholarships.
Deadline for Applications: August 20th, 2015

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29.06.2015

New Visiting Research Fellow: The Graduate School welcomes Rotem Kowner

The Graduate School for East and Southeast European Studies in Munich welcomes Rotem Kower, Professor of Japanese History and Culture, as a new Visiting Research Fellow.

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24.03.2015

CfA: Workshop "Preparing for a Doctoral Project"

You want to pursue a doctoral project about Eastern and Southeastern Europe in history, cultural studies or social sciences, but you do not have a final dissertation proposal yet? The Graduate School for East and Southeast European Studies (Munich and Regensburg, Germany) invites applications from graduates from non-German universities for the workshop “Preparing for a doctoral project”. The workshop takes place in Munich from June 1st to June 3rd, 2015. It aims at supporting students who have finished an M.A. program or are in the final phase of their graduate studies to prepare a PhD project, with which they can apply for a scholarship from the Graduate School.

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03.11.2015

Written Here, Published There, Credits: Central European University Press

Friederike Kind-Kovács Written Here, Published There: How Underground Literature Crossed the Iron Curtain

The book identifies a transnational undertaking that reinforced détente, dialogue, and cultural transfer, and thus counterbalanced the persistent belief in Europe’s irreversible division. It analyzes a cultural practice that attracted extensive attention during the Cold War but has largely been ignored in recent scholarship: tamizdat, or the unauthorized migration of underground literature across the Iron Curtain. Investigating the transfer of underground literature from the ‘Other Europe’ to Western Europe, the United States, and back the study illuminates the intertwined fabrics of Cold War literary cultures.

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06.02.2015

Postdoctoral position in the History of Ukraine

The Graduate School for East and Southeast European Studies invites applications for a postdoctoral position in the History of Ukraine. This is a full time post, fixed term for 2.5 years beginning Mai 1, 2015. The position is remunerated according to TV-L salary scale E13. The application deadline is 22 February 2015.

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16.12.2014

Postdoctoral position for research in the field of law and society

The Graduate School for East and Southeast European Studies invites applications for a postdoctoral position (f/m) for research in the fields of law and society.

Applications until the 31st of January 2015.

For more information see this link.

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16.12.2014

Postdoctoral position (f/m) for research on the relations between North America and Eastern/Southeastern Europe

The Graduate School for East and Southeast European Studies invites applications for a postdoctoral position (f/m) for research on the relations between North America and Eastern/Southeastern Europe.

Applications until the 31st of January 2015.

For more information see this link.

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19.02.2015

Postdoctoral position in Slavic philology (literary studies)

The Graduate School for East and Southeast EuropeanStudies invites applications for a

postdoctoral position in Slavic philology (literary studies).

This is a full time post, fixed term for 2.5 years. Candidates should be able to begin as soon as possible. The position is remunerated according to TV-L salary scale E13.

The application deadline is 28 September 2014.

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19.02.2015

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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