Self-determination Processes: Threat or Opportunity for the EU

Self-determination Processes: Challenge or Opportunity for the EU? Thursday, 10 December 2015 | Auditorium Maximum, Conference Room ul. Krupnicza 33. Jagiellonian University in Krakow PROGRAMME print PDF ONLINE REGISTRATION 9:00 Welcome  Zdzisław Mach, Vice-Rector’s Proxy for Internationalisation, Full Professor of Sociology, Director of Studies at the Centre for European Studies, Jagiellonian University in Krakow Albert Royo, … Continue reading

Why do Pogroms Occur in Some Localities and not Others? | Prof. Wittenberg

Why do pogroms occur in some localities and not others? We investigate this question through a focus on a wave of pogroms in Poland’s eastern borderlands in summer, 1941. We find that some common explanations for why certain places got targeted– the presence of non-Jewish nationalist sympathies or Jewish communist sympathies– explain the pattern of … Continue reading

Zawód Dyplomata | wykład otwarte

Zawód Dyplomata Wykłady otwarte | Auditorium Maximum, Sala Seminaryjna wtorek 28 października | 14:00 Interesujesz się stosunkami międzynarodowymi? Jesteś ciekawy/a jak wyglądają kulisy pracy dyplomaty? Chciałbyś/Chciałabyś dowiedzieć się jak zostać dyplomatą? Chciałbyś/Chciałabyś pracować w polskiej służbie zagranicznej? Zapraszamy Cię do wzięcia udziału w wykładzie z cyklu ‘Zawód Dyplomata’, który współorganizowany jest przez Europejską Akademię Dyplomacji, MA in Euroculture oraz … Continue reading

Conrad Festival at Massolit Books & Cafe

Tuesday, 21 October 2014 Event Europe in Translation – The Schwob/Finnegan’s List Project Place Massolit Books & Café Time 17:00, October 21 Description Europe in Translation – The Schwob/Finnegan’s List ProjectTranslating Europe – The Schwob/Finnegan’s List Project Guests: Gabriela Adameşteanu, György Dragoman, Dimitri Verhulst  Meeting will be modereted by: Tomasz Pindel Every year, the European Society of Authorspublishes a list … Continue reading

Conrad Festival (Krakow 20-26 Oct.)

The Conrad Festival is a large-scale project by the City of Krakow, “Tygodnik Powszechny” foundation, Krakow Festival Office and a number of institutions and supporters. Why Joseph Conrad? The Conrad Festival is not devoted to the creative works of Joseph Conrad! The author of Heart of Darkness lends his name as patron of the World Literature Feast. … Continue reading

unsound festival (Krakow 12-19 Oct.)

The theme for Unsound 2014 is The Dream. On the one hand, this theme explores music that is surreal, dream-like and tranceinducing – be it through drone, rhythm or the juxtaposition of unexpected elements. But there is also a wider cultural context. The Dream is a symptom of a world where self-expression and experience are … Continue reading

Ed Vulliamy in Cracow

2014 Spring European Diplomacy Workshop

The European Academy of Diplomacy is accepting applications for the European Diplomacy Workshop: Eastern Partnership The European Diplomacy Workshop (EDW) is a week-long, first in Europe program devoted solely to the Eastern Partnership, European Neighborhood Policy and European Union Foreign Policy and energy security. Based on workshops from experts in the fields of EU Foreign Policy (Eastern Partnership and European Neighborhood Policy), and hands-on skills training in International Negotiations, Strategic Planning and Leadership, … Continue reading

Meeting with the Ambassador of Turkey to Poland. Acknowledgements.

Call for papers: “Negotiation, navigation, resistance – young people’s agency in post-crisis reality in Europe”

ESA ‘Youth and Generation Research Network’ MidTerm Conference 2014: ‘Negotiation, navigation, resistance – young people’s agency in post-crisis reality in Europe’ September 10th-13th 2014, in Kluszkowce, near Krakow, Poland Dear all, please find below the call for papers for the Youth and generation Research Network Mid Term Conference. The deadline for abstracts is 20 March 2014. … Continue reading

TEDxKraków@Students | October 25

This year, for the first time in the history of TEDxKraków we will be holding an accompanying event aimed at students called TEDxKraków@Students, organized by All In UJ and supported by Aon Hewitt. This year’s conference centers on the word Make!, so we’ll be presenting students that are also makers. All In UJ’s Viewing Party will consist … Continue reading

World Press Photo 2013: tragic stories & cute animals?

Once again World Press Photo has visited Krakow at Bunkier Sztuki. This year’s edition is not without a controversy surrounding the 1st prize winner and putting into question the professionalism of the contestants and aim of the whole competition. After perusing the images and walking out of the exhibition a friend asked me how was … Continue reading

First Polish-Ukrainian Culture Festival “Nowa Galicja”

Originally posted on The CEScene:
From October 7 – 13, on the Rynek Glowny, the festival “Nowa Galicia” will take place. We’ll be able to enjoy concerts, good food, and a craft market at which artists will display their handiwork. During the festival, a youth choir singing competition and dance performances will also be held.…

Krakow Jazz Autumn

Originally posted on The CEScene:
Over the next few days, we’ll be able to enjoy the 8th Krakow Jazz Autumn Festival. The programme is available here.

International conference: Multiculturalism – twilight of post-modern society?

Organisers: Ludwig van Beethoven Association, Krakow Jagiellonian University Institute of European Studies Conference venue: Krakow, ul. Krupnicza, Aula Mała Date: 11 Oct. 2013

XpARTy Krakow

​From 3rd – 5th of October, Malopolska’s Garden of Art will  be given over to international artists. There will be concerts, exhibitions, film shows, and panels showcasing the multicultural mix of talents within the space, at ulica Rajska (Paradise Street) in Kraków.XpARTy is the biggest event of its kind in Poland, presenting the creative output … Continue reading