07 Feb

European Culture Wars?

The “culture wars” were for a long time associated with struggles between social progressives and social conservatives in the United States, where they crystallized around issues such as abortion and same-sex marriage. During the last decade, the culture wars appear to have also taken root in Europe, with Russia having become a main champion of …
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28 Sep

From the Iron Curtain to the Schengen Area

From the Iron Curtain to the Schengen Area: Bordering Communist and Postcommunist Europe Limitierte Platzanzahl, Teilnahme nur nach Anmeldung Conference Program Wednesday, 28 September 2011 Austrian Academy of Sciences (ÖAW) Dr. Ignaz Seipel-Platz 2, 1010 Wien, Johannessaal 15:00-16:00 Registration and tea/coffee 16:00-16:30 Welcome notes and opening 16:30-18:30 open for the public Keynote addresses Alfred Rieber, …
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