Conference Papers

04.09.2019: Claudia-Florentina Dobre (Nicolae Iorga Institute of History) – “Divergent Narratives of the Communist Past in Postcommunist Romania” – UACES 49th Annual Conference at University of Lisbon

28.08.2019: Claudia-Florentina Dobre (Nicolae Iorga Institute of History) – Co-Convener of Panel “Wandering Cultures at the Turn of the 20th and 21st Centuries in Central, Eastern and Southern Europe. Experience, Memory, Narration” at the 2019 IUAES Inter-Congress “World Solidarities”.

16.06.2019: Dominik Gutmeyr (University of Graz) – “Between Collective Identity and Sacred Antiquity: Sergej Prokudin-Gorskij’s ‘Views in the Caucasus and Black Sea Area'” – ASEEES 2019 Summer Convention at University of Zagreb

14.12.2018: Dominik Gutmeyr (University of Graz) – “Europe and the Black Sea Region. A History of Early Knowledge Exchange (1750-1850)” – The Black Sea in Trans-Imperial and Trans-National History. An international works-in-progress workshop at University of Basel

17.11.2018: Milena Angelova (SWU Blagoevgrad) – “The Limits of Identity. The Yezidi Community of Armenia – Academic Traditions, State Policies and Self-identifications” – Workshop “Destiny of Traditions” at Kyustendil, SU “Kl. Ohridsky”, Department of Ethnology

27.10.2018: Dominik Gutmeyr (University of Graz) – “The Multifaceted Caucasus: Nineteenth-century Britain’s Encounter with the Russian Empire’s Borderlands” – Providence, RI (NACBS Conference 2018)

25.10.2018: Iliya Nedin (SWU Blagoevgrad) – “The influence of Frazer, Lang and Tylor in Eastern European Folklore Studies:  the example of Bulgaria” – Royal Anthropological Institute (The RAI and the Folklore Society in Conversation)

28.09.2018: Maria Mladenova (SWU Blagoevgrad) – “Hayastan – A land of ancient culture. A brief look at culture, education, linguistics” – 18th International Scientific Conference “The Power of Knowledge” (POK) at Agia Triada, Greece

28.09.2018: Radoslava Topalksa (SWU Blagoevgrad) – “Gazaros Agayan – Life, pedagogical Activity, Ideas inherent of his time” – 18th International Scientific Conference “The Power of Knowledge” (POK) at Agia Triada, Greece

21.09.2018: Zaur Hasanov (ANAS Baku) – “Mirrors with Zoomorphic Handles from Mingachevir in Comparison with the Olbian Style Mirrors of the Northern Black Sea Region” – 3rd International Workshop on the Black Sea in Antiquity “Peoples in the Black Sea, from Prehistory to the Roman period” at International Hellenic University, Thessaloniki

14.09.2018: Claudia-Florentina Dobre (Nicolae Iorga Institute of History, Bucharest) – “Travel as Knowledge Transfer: Romanian Travelers and Theirs Writings about the West in the 19th Century” – Borders and Crossings: International and Multidisciplinary Conference on Travel Writing at Juraj Dobrila University of Pula

06.09.2018: Zaur Hasanov (ANAS Baku) – “Anthropomorphic images on the bronze belts from the Caucasus in the early iron age” – 24th Annual Meeting of the European Association of Archaeologists at University of Barcelona

29.06.2018: Gor Yeranyan (Matenadaran Yerevan) – “The Ethnonym “Flla(h)” given to Armenians by the Kurds in Historical-Chronological Context” – International Armenological Conference (Dedicated to the 100th Anniversary of the Birth of Academician Levon Khachikian) at Mesrop Mashtots Matenadaran, Yerevan

29.06.2018: Gayane Ayvazyan (Matenadaran Yerevan) – “Eremia Chelebi Komurjian: The Historical Identity of Dhimmi” – International Armenological Conference (Dedicated to the 100th Anniversary of the Birth of Academician Levon Khachikian) at Mesrop Mashtots Matenadaran, Yerevan

22.06.2018: Kristina Popova (SWU Blagoevgrad) – “The Curative-Protective Hospital Regime  in the Medical Practice in USSR and in Eastern Europe in the 1950s” – “Bads” in healthcare: Negative experience as an impetus to reform in nineteenth and twentieth centuries, European Conference 2018 of the Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Gesundheits- und Pflegegeschichte, Winterthur.

21.06.2018: Marinela Mladenova (SWU Blagoevgrad) – “Лексические заимствования немецкого происхождения в русском языке эпохи Петра Великого и их нынешняя судьба (на материале словаря Н. Смирного Словарь иностранных слов, вошедших в русский язык в эпоху Петра Великого, 1910)” – at the International Conference on Russian Studies, University of Barcelona

30.03.2018: Zaur Hasanov (ANAS Baku) – “Two different funerary customs in the Kurgans of the Eastern part of the South Caucasus in the Early Iron Age” – International Workshop at the Center for Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies (CAMNES) Florence

05.12.2017: Kristina Popova, Mariyana Piskova and Milena Angelova (SWU Blagoevgrad) – “The Archive’s Hidden Polyphony: 65 Years Blagoevgrad Archive” – SWU Blagoevgrad

14.06.2017: Nurie Muratova and Kristina Popova (SWU Blagoevgrad) – “India in Bulgarian Culture” – Conference on India in Bulgarian Science at Sofia