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Neue Ausgabe des Newsletters

Mit dem Ausgang der französischen Präsidentschaftswahlen und weiteren aktuellen Themen befasst sich die neueste Ausgabe des Newsletters. Der Newsletter informiert regelmässig über Neuigkeiten am Europainstitut und blickt auf die Entwicklung Europas aus einer globalen Perspektive.

E-Journal "Global Europe" on Brexit

"Brexit: What can the United Kingdom learn from Swiss-European Union Relations?" is the title of an article by Philippe G. Nell. The article has been published in the e-journal "Global Europe - Basel Papers on Europe in a Global Perspective".

„Borders and Beyond: Reinventing Europe” – Conference with the Swiss Institute in Rome

In light of the lingering sense of crisis within the EU, the Institute for European Global Studies and the Swiss Institute in Rome have organized a conference that sought to explore alternative framings of and redefined priorities for Europe. In its opening conversation, Roberto Esposito and Madeleine Herren-Oesch discussed Europe from a philosophical perspective. The conference took place on June 7-8, 2017, at the Swiss Institute in Rome.

Call for Papers: Symposium on the Global Histories of Natural Resources

“Sovereignty, Economy and the Global Histories of Natural Resources” is the topic of an international symposium at the University of Cambridge. The event is a cooperation between the Universities of Basel (Europainstitut), Heidelberg and Sydney. It takes place December 18-19, 2017, and is organized by Tehila Sasson. Scholars interested in presenting a paper can apply with an abstract until June 15.

Call for Submissions: International Research Award in Global History 2018

The Universities of Munich, Basel and Sydney are proud to announce the Fourth International Research Award in Global History. The successful applicant will receive up to €10,000 towards the organization of an international symposium at the History Department of the University of Munich. Applications are accepted until September 30, 2017

Public Lecture with Philippe G. Nell on Brexit

“Brexit: What can the United Kingdom learn from Swiss-European Union Relations?” was the topic of a public evening lecture with Minister Philippe G. Nell. The event took place on Wednesday, May 31, 2017, at 6.15pm at the Institute for European Global Studies. The lecture was chaired by Prof. Georg Kreis.

Conceptualizing the Inter-Citizenship Paradigm of Belonging – Working Lunch with Dimitry Kochenov

Prof. Dr. Dimitry Kochenov (University of Groningen) talked about his work on the conceptualization of the inter-citizenship paradigm of belonging at a Working Lunch on May 24, 2017. The event took place at the Institute for European Global Studies.

Workshop on Capitalism and the New Materialism

The workshop “Capitalism and the New Materialism” with Sven Beckert (Harvard University) and Seth Rockman (Brown University) took place at the Institute for European Global Studies on May 17, 2017. The event is a cooperation between the Department of History, the Basel Graduate School of History (BGSH), and the Institute for European Global Studies.

Öffentliche Abendveranstaltung zur Wahl in Frankreich

„Nach der Präsidentschaftswahl in Frankreich: Was wird aus Europa?“ war der Titel einer öffentlichen Abendveranstaltung mit dem Politikwissenschaftler Prof. Henrik Uterwedde vom Deutsch-Französischen Institut in Ludwigsburg. Die Veranstaltung fand am 10. Mai 2017 um 18:15 Uhr am Europainstitut statt. Moderiert wurde sie von Prof. Teresa Pullano.