Calendar: Conference

Current events

10th Annual German Studies Conference PRAGESTT

The 10th 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, […]

Conference: Dialogue, Performance and the Body Politic in the Twenty-First Century

  Co-convenors: Ondřej Pilný and Clare Wallace from the Department of Anglophone Literatures and Cultures, Faculty of Arts, Charles University, invite you to an online conference Dialogue, Performance and the Body Politic in the Twenty-First Century. A feature of the cascading crises of the twenty-first century is the fragmenting impulse of polarisation. In what ways […]

Past events

Conference of the Young Slavists XV: Russia and Slavic World: A Century of Coexistance and Conflicts

The 15th year of a traditional international two-day Conference of the Young Slavists intended for the graduates from the BA and MA studies, PhD students, and researchers under 35. The event aims to provide a platform for gathering of young experts, create a space for presenting the results of their researches and forum for a […]

CFP: Multimedia Encounters: Experimental Approaches to Ethnographic Research

The UCL Multimedia Anthropology Lab is inviting submissions for our upcoming conference, Multimedia Encounters: Experimental Approaches to Ethnographic Research. The conference will take place online in January 2021 and will be accompanied by an exhibition. The deadline for submissions of abstracts is the 2nd of December 2020.

III. Ukrainian Studies in Prague Conference

Anthony Smith famously claimed that historical traumas and memories of collective suffering constitute a nation out of a heterogeneous population. This recipe of nation-building was propped up in the late 20th century by “the rise of the victimhood culture” (Campbell & Manning 2018). Inspired by the anti-colonial discourses and the symbolic capital gained by all […]

Political Discourse in Poland and the Czech Republic after 1989: Genres, Communication Strategy, Media Portrayals

International conference “Political Discourse in Poland and the Czech Republic after 1989: Genres, Communication Strategy, Media Portrayals” pursues the discussion of a topic related to the political communication in Poland and the Czech Republic, to define differences and analogies in the pre-election practices of political and media circles of both countries as well as to […]

Jemina Napier: Examining the Multimodal Research Trend in Dialogue Interpreting Research

The Institute of Translation Studies cordially invites you to an online lecture by Prof Jemina Napier (Heriot Watt University, Edinburgh) as a part of the course Theory of Interpreting on a Particularly Topical Subject (see the abstract and additional information on the research activities of this eminent academic who should have lectured in Prague as […]

Reproductive Rights in Poland – Historical Aspects and Current Struggles

On October 22, 2020, the Constitutional Tribunal, Poland’s Supreme Court, has ruled that abortions in cases of foetal defects are unconstitutional. This decision has resulted in wide protests that are currently taking place throughout the country. We would like to react to the current situation by inviting you to the lecture Reproductive Rights in Poland […]

Mainstream! Popular Culture in Central and Eastern Europe

A Conference by the Centre for Study of Popular Culture co-organized by the Institue of World History and the Institute of Economic and Social History at CU FA.   Mainstream_programme_CSPK_2020

European Day of Languages by the Department of South Slavonic and Balkan Studies at CU FA

The Department of South Slavonic and Balkan Studies at CU FA celebrates the European Day of Languages. Join our foreign lecturers, learn interesting things and become fluent! Follow the web page of the the department for possible changes of the schedule.

3rd International Conference on Sociolinguistics (ICS.3)

Meeting Description: This conference is conceived of as an accessible new forum for cutting-edge sociolinguistic research. It is open to a broad range of sociolinguistics researchers, including those working outside the Anglo-Western sociolinguistic tradition, who address the varying and rapidly changing modes of linguistic interactions in the highly diverse world of today. Following two realizations […]

Rescheduled (23-27 June 2021): 3rd World Congress of Scottish Literatures

In relation to the closing of schools and the prohibition of personal attendance of students and attendees at lectures and courses of all types, this event is rescheduled to 23-27 June 2021. You may find the details on the current situation on Continually Updated Information on the Current Situation of Coronavirus (COVID-19) Thank you for […]