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ZARAH Public Lecture: Talking with Men: Ethnographic Research Among Transnational Labour Migrants

September 28, 2022

Mahua Sarkar (Professor of Sociology, University of Toronto): 

Talking with Men: Ethnographic Research Among Transnational Labour Migrants

Monday, 10 October 2022, 17:40-19:10 (CEST) : CEU Auditorium and via Zoom

Book Launch: Storms over the Balkans during the Second World War by Alfred Rieber

September 28, 2022
In a new interpretation of the history of the Balkans during the Second World War, Alfred J. Rieber explores the tangled political rivalries, cultural clashes, and armed conflicts among the great powers and the indigenous people competing for influence and domination. The study takes an original approach to the region based on the geography, social conditions, and imperial rivalries that spans several centuries, culminating in three wars during the first half of the twentieth century.

Early Modern History Workshop 2022

September 1, 2022
Impressions from the Berkeley-Berlin-Freiburg-Istanbul-London-Vienna Early Modern History Exchange 2022
"The Public Sphere and Early Modernity"
CEU, Vienna, 14-18 August 2022

Professor Charles Shaw on Ukraine’s Caustic Wartime Humor in Slate

May 10, 2022

Professor Charles Shaw, in Slate, on the deep roots of humor in today's war. The Ukrainian state is consciously deploying laughter to define its position on the correct side of a just war, which is a playbook the Soviets used to great effect versus Nazi Germany. 

Webinar: Apply to CEU’s Department of History

January 10, 2022
Wondering whether CEU's Department of History is the right choice for you? Have questions about the application process? Join our webinar on January 17 at 11 CET and meet our students and professors.
To participate, please register here: https://bit.ly/33nx1QZ
For the best virtual experience, we recommend downloading the Zoom Client and joining the live session there.
What to expect?
- Meet faces of the department