Calendar: Conference

Current events

3rd World Congress of Scottish Literatures

The Department of Anglophone Literatures and Cultures at the Faculty of Arts, Charles University, will hold the prestigious 3rd World Congress of Scottish Literatures. More information to be added in due time.

Culture as Interface and Dialogue | An Interdisciplinary Conference

Nowadays, nations and ethnic groups face a crucial political and cultural challenge: to supplant traditional concepts of identity based on national mythology, exclusivity and political sovereignty with new ones stemming from the plurality of identifications and richness of inter- and transcultural communication based on dialogue. This change is becoming increasingly necessary because of the rise of […]

The 11th Annual German Studies Conference PRAGESTT

The 11th Annual German studies conference PRAGESTT is an international conference intended for German scholars and students. It offers an open panel for scientific exchange among young German scholars, primarily for exchanging the results of their Bachelor, Master and Dissertation thesis and other scientific projects. The conference’s subjects rest upon synchronic and diachronic German linguistics, […]

Past events

Lecture by John Tolan: The Basel Qur’an, 15th–16th centuries

The lecture is part of the conference “Conflict after Compromise: Regulating Tensions in Multi-Confessional Societies in the Fifteenth Century” taking place on 11-12 November in Academic Conference Center (Husova 4a, 110 00, Prague). You may find more information about the conference here.

International Conference “30 Years of Integration: Success Stories, Challenges and Unused Opportunities”

The Embassy of the Czech Republic in Tallinn invites all interested to a conference on integration that is to be held on 11 and 12 November 2021 in Estonian Tallinn. The Conference is intended for researchers, students, politicians, and representatives of the general public who are interested in the issue of integration. The aim of the […]

International Seminar on Modern Muslim Identities in Southeast Asia

The institute of Asian Studies and the Oriental Institute at the Czech Academy Sciences Invites you to “International Seminar on Modern Muslim Identities in Southeast Asia.”

One Biography, Multiple Places: The Life and Work of Shmuel Hugo Bergmann Between Prague and Jerusalem (1883–1975)

The conference will bring together scholars from various parts of Europe and Israel who are currently studying different aspects of the multiple activities and thought of Shmuel Hugo Bergmann (Prague 1883 — Jerusalem 1975). It will also offer a venue to establish a transnational network to discuss how to stimulate further research on Bergmann and enhance the […]

Hyb4City | Café Collaborations

The first keynote speaker is Kateřina Králová, an Associate Professor, Head of the Department of Russian and Eastern European Studies, and project leader of “Beyond Hegemonic Narratives and Myths”. In her research, she focuses on reconciliation with the Nazi past, the Holocaust and its aftermath, the Greek Civil War and post-war reconstruction, particularly in Greece. […]

Armenian Studies Conference

A conference to celebrate the founding of Armenian Chair and the 30th anniversary of Armenian independence. The event is held in both Czech and English. Programme

Translation in Transition 6

The Translation in Transition conference is a continuation of the well-established series that serves as a meeting point for scholars conducting research in translation based on an empirical methodological paradigm. This edition wants to put special emphasis on three main directions: we would like to draw on the vast resources of the Czech National Corpus (including InterCorp, […]

Ritualising in Corona Times: 2nd Symposium on Public Festivity

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, many festivities and public events were cancelled in 2020 – often at the last moment, without offering any time to the organisers to rethink the events frameworks. As the pandemic lingers on, we have entered yet another year of restrictions limiting public gatherings and social contact. This brings to the […]

Viva Africa 2021: Africa and (the Other) Europe: Imageries – Discourses – Exchanges

Conference venue: rooms 200 and 201, Jan Palach Square 1/2 and ZOOM Date: 15–17 September 2021 ——————————– Cultural program venue: HYB, Hybernská 4, Bar Date: 14 September 2021 ——————————– Twelfth VIVA AFRICA international conference invites participants to engage in a discussion of mutual encounters, inventions, constructions and relations of all kinds taking place between Africa and […]

EFACIS 2021 Conference: Interfaces and Dialogues

Hosted online by the Centre for Irish Studies, Charles University, Prague. The conference is part of the European Regional Development Fund project “Creativity and Adaptability as Conditions of the Success of Europe in an Interrelated World” (No. CZ.02.1.01/0.0/0.0/16_019/ 0000734), is supported by the Department of Foreign Affairs, Ireland, and organised in partnership with the Irish […]