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Opening Session of the 2nd term ROH Fellows

30 October 2009

Launching workshop within the Regimes of Historicity and Discourses of Modernity and Identity, 1900-1945, in East-central, Southeastern and Northern Europe project where the second year Junior Fellows will have the chance to present their research agenda for the starting nine-month research period.

OPENING SESSION OF THE SECOND-YEAR FELLOWS
Sofia, CAS, October 30 - 31, 2009

October 30, Friday

09.30 - 09.45 - Welcome and introduction, Diana Mishkova (Project Convener; Centre for Advanced Study Sofia)

Individual project presentations and discussions

09.45 - 10.30 - Simon Larsson (University of Lund and Södertörn University)
Modern School or Modernist Movement? The Weibullian History-writing 1911-1945

10.30 - 11.15 - Aleksandar Ignjatović (University of Belgrade)
Byzantium Evolutionized: Constitution of Architectural History and the Construction of Serbian Identity, c. 1900-1941

11.15 - 11.30 Coffee break

11.30 - 12.15 - Andreja Mesaric (University of Ljubljana)
The Role of the Women Question in the Modernist Discourses and Identity Formation of Bosnian Muslims 1900-1945

12.15 - 13.00 - Chris Davis (University of Oxford)
Ethnogenealogies and National Induction: The Quest for National Belonging and National Superiority in Romania (1900-45)

13.00 - 15.00 Lunch break

15.00 - 15.45 - Ina Dimitrova (Institute for Philosophy Research, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences)
Security and Identity: Contemporary Regimes of Interaction

15.45 - 16.30 - Galina Goncharova (Sofia University)
Medical Men vs. Wise Women: Negotiating the Professional Identity of Physicians in Modernity - The Debate on Bulgarian Folk Medicine (late 19th to Early 20th Century)

16.30 - 16.45 Coffee break

16.45 - 17.30 - Martin Ossikovski (Sofia University)
Aristotelian Contributions to Political Theory: Contemporary Aristotelians and Scholastics in Comparison

17.30 - 18.00 General Discussion

October 31, Saturday

09.30 - 10.15 - Augusta Dimou (University of Leipzig)
Cooperativism in Southeast and Central Europe in the Inter-War Period

10.15 - 11.00 - Nikolai Voukov (Bulgarian Academy of Sciences)
Conceptualizing the "Recent Past": Witness Accounts and Historiographic Discourse after Major Political Overturns in Modern Bulgaria

11.00 - 11.15 Coffee break

11.15 - 12.00 - Alex Drace-Francis (University of Liverpool)
Time and the Self. Life Narratives and Historical Consciousness in Modern Romanian Culture

12.00 - 12.45 - Boyko Penchev (Sofia University)
Re-embedding the Individual: Modernity and Its Discontents in the Bulgarian 1960s

13.00 - 15.00 Lunch break

15.00 - 15.45 - Srdjan Milosević (University of Belgrade)
Idealizing ‘our peasant': From Interwar ‘peasantism' to the World War II ‘peasant state' (The case of Serbia/Yugoslavia)

15.45 - 16.00 Coffee break

16.00 - 17.30 - Guest Lecture: Zoran Milutinović (University College London)
Serbian Construction of Europe in the First Half of the 20th Century

17.30 - 18.00 General discussion and planning of the next meetings

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