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Dusk and Dawn: new monograph about literature between two centuries

The new monograph examines European and American literature from the turn of the nineteenth and twentieth century, tracing not only trends shared by the whole cultural region but also differences manifested in particular national literatures.


Professor Halík’s Book Nominated for the 2016 Foreword INDIES Book of the Year Award

Professor Halík’s book “I Want You to Be” (University of Notre Dame Press) is a finalist for the 2016 Foreword INDIES book of the Year Award in the Adult Nonfiction, Philosophy category.


Guest Lectures by Prof. Pura Nieto (Brown University) and Prof. David Konstan (NYU)

The Department of Greek and Latin Studies is happy to announce three lectures by renowned experts from American universities, Professor Pura Nieto and Professor David Konstan.


Department of Translation Studies Hosts Professor Franz Pöchhacker, Renowned Expert on Conference Interpreting

Four lectures by Professor Franz Pöchhacker (Centre for Translation and Interpreting, University of Wien) on most recent findings in the theory of conference interpreting are going to be held on 16 – 17 March 2017.

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Lecture by Rebeca Grynspan, Secretary-General of the Ibero-American General Secretariat

Charles University and embassies of Ibero-American countries in the Czech Republic are happy to invite you to a lecture by Ms. Rebeca Grynspan entitled “Ibero-America Facing a Global Uncertainty Context”.


According to QS World University Rankings 2017, Charles University is One of the Best Universities

In terms of arts and humanities, the following subjects have been most successful in the survey: English Language and Literature (146th), Philosophy (139th), History (177th), Linguistics (186th), and Modern Languages (202th).


CfP: Republicanism in the History of Political Philosophy and Today

3rd biennial conference is open to researchers from the fields of political philosophy, political theory, intellectual history and other related disciplines. Abstracts and proposals should be submitted by June 10th.


Czech Institute of Egyptology Is Looking for a Photographer

The Dean of the Faculty of Arts of Charles University in Prague hereby announces recruitment for an opening at the Czech Institute of Egyptology. Deadline for applications: February 28, 2017.


East and Central European Studies (ECES) Program Receives AIFS Award

The Faculty of Arts is pleased to announce a recent award given to the East and Central European Studies (ECES) program by way of its long-time partner, the American Institute for Foreign Study (AIFS).


Professor Halík Represents European Theology in Africa

On 30 January – 5 February 2017, the first meeting of leading African and European theologians took place in Angola. Professor Tomáš Halík participated in the conference as one of the main speakers.