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Monday, 9. August 2021 Saturday, 21. August 2021
Sommerschule

(Ze)Ukraine: Challenges of Hybridity

XXV. Greifswalder Ukrainicum – Greifswald Ukrainian Summer School

The “Greifswalder Ukrainicum” is an international summer school on science, culture and language of Ukraine, organised by the Alfried Krupp Wissenschaftskolleg Greifswald and the University of Greifswald. It is funded by the Alfried Krupp von Bohlen…

Tuesday, 10. August 2021 18:00 Uhr
Digitale Veranstaltung

ZeWomen in the Country of ZeMen

Digitale lecture of Maryna Bardina (MP, Kyiv) as part of the XXV. Greifswalder Ukrainicum – Greifswald Ukrainian Summer School „(Ze)Ukraine: Challenges of Hybridity"

Moderation: Roman Dubasevych and Inna Melnykovska

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Organizational information on the digital lecture
The Alfried Krupp Wissenschaftskolleg is offering this event live as a zoom meeting, in which viewers can also take part in the subsequent…

Thursday, 19. August 2021 18:00 Uhr
Digitale Veranstaltung, Podiumsdiskussion

Sugar Beet and Stone Coal: Reframing Ukrainian Studies

Public discussion with Olena Petrenko (Bochum) and Oleksandr Zabirko (Regensburg) as part of the XXV. Greifswalder Ukrainicum – Greifswald Ukrainian Summer School „(Ze)Ukraine: Challenges of Hybridity"

Olena Petrenko and Oleksand Zabirko focus on the social and cultural characteristics of sugar beet, stone coal, and the corresponding modes of industrial production. In research literature, natural resources are often associated with particular models of social order and political domination: for example, the cotton production is firmly connected with slavery (e.g. in the American South), while cultivation of grain is often associated with serfdom (e.g. in the Tsarist Empire). Similarly, coal and sugar can be analysed as culture-forming phenomena, which make Ukrainian regions visible, but which arguably anticipate the regional divisions of the country in the Soviet and post-Soviet times.

Being stripped of any political autonomy, in the 19th century Ukraine actively resisted the literary cliché of an underdeveloped southern province of Russian Empire. Particularly since the early 1860s the country experienced an intensive phase of…

Monday, 23. August 2021 Tuesday, 24. August 2021
Workshop

The digital, image and democracy: Does the digital enhance representation in democratic processes?

Interdisciplinary workshop

Scientific chair: Dr. Sarah Hegenbart (Greifswald / München)

Monday, 23. August 2021 18:00 Uhr
Digital Lecture

Deception and politics online: A philosophical approach

Digital lecture by Dr. Vid Simoniti (University of Liverpool) as part of the interdisciplinary workshop "The digital, image and democracy: Does the digital enhance representation in democratic processes?"

Moderation: Dr. Sarah Hegenbart

Wednesday, 25. August 2021 Thursday, 26. August 2021
Internationale Fachtagung

Spins, waves and interactions 2021

International conference

Scientific Chair: Professor Dr. Markus Münzenberg (Greifswald)
 

Monday, 30. August 2021 18:00 Uhr
Digital Lecture

Myxobacteria: Ubiquitous and sophisticated predatory microbes and their specialized metabolism enabling molecular interactions

Digital lecture by Professor Dr. Rolf Müller (Helmholtz Institute for Pharmaceutical Research Saarland) as part of the lecture series "Molecular Basics of Life" with the main topic "Molecular Interactions in Microbes"

Moderation: Professorin Dr. Ulla Bonas

Monday, 6. September 2021 Saturday, 11. September 2021
Sommerschule

Cieszyn, Těšín, Teschen. One region, one culture?

IX. Greifswalder Polonicum — Greifswald Polish Summer School

The “Greifswalder Polonicum” is an international summer school on science, culture and language of Poland, organised by the Alfried Krupp Wissenschaftskolleg Greifswald and the University of Greifswald. It is funded by the Alfried Krupp von Bohlen…

Monday, 13. September 2021 18:00 Uhr
Digital Lecture

Leaf symbioses and specialization to an endophytic lifestyle

Digital lecture by Professor Aurélien Carlier, Ph. D. (Universiteit Gent) as part of the lecture series "Molecular Basics of Life" with the main topic "Molecular Interactions in Microbes"

Moderation: Professorin Dr. Ulla Bonas

Thursday, 16. September 2021 Saturday, 18. September 2021
Internationale Fachtagung

Pandemic and gender medicine. Prevention and health promotion reinvented

International Conference under the scientific direction of Dr. Elpiniki Katsari (Greifswald) and Professor Dr. Sabine Oertelt-Prigione (Nijmegen)

What are we learning from the pandemic? For science, for surgical and clinical practice, for the health care system and society? And – last but not least – for gender-sensitive medicine? We will look for some answers to these questions at our…