28th Democracy & Diversity Graduate Summer Institute

Reclaiming Democratic Performatives: Actors, Spaces, Processes

The Transregional Center for Democratic Studies (TCDS) is happy to announce our 28th annual Democracy & Diversity Graduate Institute to be held at The New School summer campus in Wroclaw, Poland, July 9-25, 2019.  Widely admired as an intimate international forum for lively but rigorous debate on critical issues of democratic life, the D&D Institute brings an interdisciplinary, comparative, and highly interactive approach to the social, political, and cultural challenges facing today’s world.

A number of scholarships for students from Eurasia (Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Armenia, Georgia, Turkmenistan, Belarus) & students from Turkey is available.

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Science in Exile

Lecture at the Centre for Cultural and General Studies in Karlsruhe

Prof. Dr. Kader Konuk, Director of the “Academy in Exile” and Head of the Institute for Turkish Studies at the University of Duisburg-Essen, gave this lecture on 6 December 2018 at the Colloquium Fundamentale “Europas Dilemmata. New challenges – more responsibilities”.