A special issue of the journal “Balkanistic Forum” (2019/1) with reflections on “Experiment, Power, Society” in the Black Sea Region is out now and available for download here. We would also like to remind you of the CfP for this year’s BF workshop on “Scientific Knowledge – Autonomy, Dependence, Resistance”, which will take place in Blagoevgrad on 18.-19.04.2019. The deadline for submitting your proposals is 01.03.2019. More info here. See you in Blagoevgrad!
Available soon and open access: A new reading of the beginnings of Macedonian academic research and institution building, edited by Biljana Ristovska-Josifovska and Dragi Ǵorgiev!
Thank you for having us at INH Skopje! We’ll be back soon with more takes from the last two days, full of discussions on independent and semi-independent academic cultures in the BSR until WWI as well as with more info on the next KEAC-BSR conference taking us to Odessa in autumn 2019. Stay tuned!
Our next conference on knowledge exchange and migration in Europe and the BSR until WWI and its aftermaths is coming up! You can take a look at the program here. We are looking forward to seeing you in Skopje on 11.-12. January!
We are thrilled to announce that the first KEAC-BSR-book ‘Europe and the Black Sea Region. A History of Early Knowledge Exchange (1750–1850)’ has just been published with LIT. Please follow this link for more information and the open access E-Book!
The International University Seminar for Balkan Studies and Specialization to the South-West University “Neofit Rilski”, Blagoevgrad is organizing a workshop in the framework of KEAC-BSR’s fourth work package on “Scientific Knowledge – Autonomy, Dependence, Resistance”. The workshop will take place at SW-University Blagoevgrad on 18.-19. April 2019. The CfP is available here and we invite you to submit your proposals by 1 March 2019.
On 11.-12. October 2018 we will have a workshop on “Regional, National, and Local Identities in the Black Sea Region”. You can find the workshop’s program as well as the abstracts to the keynotes of Ștefan Dorondel (“Modernization” of Nature and State Building in Southeast Europe) and Victor Rizescu (Refashioning the Nation along Vertical Fault-Lines: Romanian Entanglements of Corporatist Projects and Policies) here.