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CEFRES Review of Books – December 2017

The new edition of CEFRES Review of Books will take place on Thursday 14 December at 5 pm at CEFRES library. Join us for a discussion around the latest publications in humanities and social sciences from France. This informal meeting gathers CEFRES team, the library readers, and professionals from libraries and publishing. The aim of our Review … Continue reading CEFRES Review of Books – December 2017

On the Use and Abuse of the concept of World Literature

Fifth session of the common epistemological seminar of CEFRES and IMS FSV UK led by Chiara Mengozzi (CEFRES – FF UK) On the Use and Abuse of the concept of World Literature Where: CEFRES library – Na Florenci 3, 110 00 Prague 1 (to be confirmed) When: Thursday 14.12.2017 from 3:30 pm to 5 pm Language: English … Continue reading On the Use and Abuse of the concept of World Literature

Publishing Books in Early Modern Jewish Prague

A lecture by Olga Sixtová (Charles University, Prague) in the frame of the seminar on Modern Jewish History of the Institute of Contemporary History (AV ČR) and CEFRES in partnership with the Masaryk Institute (AV ČR). Where: Národní 18, 110 00 Prague 1 (to be confirmed) When: from 5 pm to 6:30 pm Language: English What factors … Continue reading Publishing Books in Early Modern Jewish Prague

The Concept of Cultural Transfer

Fourth session of the common epistemological seminar of CEFRES and IMS FSV UK led by Adéla Klinerová (CEFRES & FF UK-EPHE) The Concept of Cultural Transfer Where: CEFRES library – Na Florenci 3, 110 00 Prague 1 (to be confirmed) When: Thursday 7.12.2017 from 3:30 pm to 5 pm Language: English Text: Štefanová Dana: Cultural Transfer, Regional … Continue reading The Concept of Cultural Transfer

The Rhetorics of Affective Life: Stirring, Understanding and Naming Emotions

The first international conference organized in the frame of the VOICE excellency research center by the Institute of Romance Studies and the Institute of Philosophy and Religious Studies of the Faculty of Arts, in celebration of Charles University’s new membership within the Agence universitaire de la francophonie. The conference has received the patronage of Roland … Continue reading The Rhetorics of Affective Life: Stirring, Understanding and Naming Emotions

Solving the Housing Crisis: The Eviction and Resettlement of Jews in the Protectorate of Bohemia and Moravia, 1939-1942

A lecture by Benjamin Frommer (Northwestern University, Evanston) in the frame of the seminar on Modern Jewish History of the Institute of Contemporary History (AV ČR) and CEFRES in partnership with the Masaryk Institute (AV ČR). Where: CEFRES library, Na Florenci 3, 110 00 Prague 1 When: from 5 pm to 6:30 pm Language: English By the time … Continue reading Solving the Housing Crisis: The Eviction and Resettlement of Jews in the Protectorate of Bohemia and Moravia, 1939-1942