Blagoevgrad Workshop, 2019

The International University Seminar for Balkan Studies and Specialization to South-West University “Neofit Rilski”, Blagoevgrad invites you to take part in the 28th International Round Table

Scientific Knowledge – Autonomy, Dependence, Resistance

The Round table is organized in the frame of the project “Knowledge Exchange and Academic Cultures. Europe and the Black Sea Region”.

CfP 2019 Blagoevgrad

We offer to discuss:

  • Social cataclysms and scientific responsibilities: The First World War – the end of the empires, October revolution in Russia and the new Humanities.
  • Social revolutions, cultural and scientific heritage – continuity, conflict, reinterpretation
  • Dependencies: financial, ideological, linguistics
  • Technical progress and new problems of Humanities
  • Scientific networks – regional, national, international. Scientific dialogue West – East
  • The United Nations and the new paradigms in Humanities
  • Institutionalization of new scientific areas of knowledge – psychoanalysis, pedologia, social psychology, biopolitics
  • Uses and misuses of science – persecution, compromises, and resistance
  • The new place of scientist – limits and perspectives

Please send your proposals and abstracts in English by e-mail:

Deadline: 01.03.2019

The working languages of the conference are Bulgarian and English.