ONLINE OPEN RESOURCES | An Introduction to Central and Eastern Europe

Check out the Jagiellonian University’s online course focused on Central and Eastern Europe. Here you will find 10 lectures given by a range of our top academic instructors, dedicated to diverse topics which are organized into three thematic categories: CEE in Context: Identity, History, CEE in the World, CEE: Politics and Economy, CEE: Culture, Heritage … 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

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

A Space for Culture to Flourish: Małopolska Garden of Arts (Krakow Post)

A great new space for art and culture to flourish. Read the full article in the Krakow Post. A new multi-functional complex set in Krakow’s Old Town, will open on October 19, 2012, with a concert conducted by Polish maestro Krzysztof Penderecki.

La Mecedora – Open Call for Presentation of works – Mexico-Krakow

Presentation of works in progress 3 & 4 NOVEMBER 2012 KRAKÓW – OPEN APPLICATION – La Mecedora creates a welcoming space where artists can present their dance, theatre and/or performance pieces in a yet unfinished stage of their development. This open forum allows artists to share their creative process to a receptive audience and enrich … Continue reading