CUFA Students Participated in the Project NEW FACES: "Facing Europe in Crisis: Shakespeare’s World and Present Challenges" in Montpellier


From 18 to 30 June 2018, seven students from CUFA participated in the project NEW FACES, “Facing Europe in Crisis: Shakespeare’s World and Present Challenges”, a European Strategic Partnership between nine European universities, which took place in Montpellier, France.

CfP: International Conference on "Things in Poems – Poems of Things"


The international conference “Things in Poems – Poems of Things” (30th January – 2nd February 2019) will explore the presence of things and the representation of objects in poetry in a broad manner, from the Antiquity to contemporary poetry. The call for papers is open until 31 July 2018.

Centre of Ibero-American Studies Organised a Summer Course for Students from the Monterrey Institute of Technology


On 6 July 2018, students of the 19th installment of a summer course organised by the Centre of Ibero-American Studies for the Monterrey Institute of Technology received their certificates of attendance at the Sporck Palace.

Charles University Acquires Rare Medieval Documents


Officials at Charles University have presented to the public two historical documents dating back to the foundation of the university in Prague 670 years ago. The documents resurfaced only recently and were acquired from a private collection: the first is a papal letter and the second a notarial instrument. Both are of enormous historic significance and date back to 1347.

CfP: Resilience of Heritage in Resilient Cities


We invite authors of both theoretical or empirical research studies to join us at a workshop devoted to the concept of resilience in general and connected to urban heritage in particular (deadline by September 30th, 2018). The workshop is supported by KREAS and REACH projects.