IRH-ICUB Events, 20-24 March

IRH-ICUB Seminar
Medieval Europe and Beyond

Monday, 20 March, 17h – Accountability: medieval to modern (roundtable discussion)

This research working group is intended as a venue for historians, social scientists, and philosophers interested in discussing recent developments in the study of medieval Europe. Comparisons between Latin Europe, Byzantium and Islam, and between late antiquity, the Middle Ages, and the early modern period are encouraged. The research group is not limited to medievalists but open to colleagues in other fields.
Conveners: Marian Coman (University of Bucharest) and Ionuț Epurescu-Pascovici (New Europe College)

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IRH-ICUB Seminar Consciousness and Cognition: An Interdisciplinary ApproachTuesday, 21 March, 15h – Dr. Tamara CarausNeuropolitics: A Critique

The seminar Consciousness and Cognition: An Interdisciplinary Approachis convened by Dr. Diana Stanciu and is designed as an opportunity for interdisciplinary discussions on the topic of consciousness between specialists in neuroscience, medicine, biology, physics, anthropology, linguistics, metaphysics, applied philosophy and the history of philosophy.More details here.

IRH-ICUB Lunchtime SeminarThursday, 23 March, 14h – Ionuț Epurescu-Pascovici (New Europe College – Institute for Advanced Studies), History and Human Agency: Western Ego-Documents, c. 1100-1450

The lunchtime seminar is the current research seminar of the IRH-ICUB, in which fellows and affiliated researchers of the IHR-ICUB are presenting work-in-progress. It takes place every Thursday during term-time (October-June). The seminar begins at 1.30 pm with an informal brown-bag lunch. From 2 pm, the speaker has one hour to present his/her work in progress, followed by 1 hour of discussions. The purpose of the seminar is to provide a collegial, interdisciplinary and competitive environment in which scholars can try and test their ideas and sharpen their arguments. The seminar is open to fellows of the Institute and associate researchers and their guests. If you wish to participate, please send an email at

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IRH-ICUB Workshop Series
The grant proposal: from research design to writing strategies

Monday, 27 March – Presentation of the Humboldt Research Fellowship for Postdoctoral Researchers

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