Imperialism, Nationalism and Capitalist Crises: The Great War and its Legacies – Program

Friday, 10 august 12:00 Lunch/Prânzul 13:30 A few welcoming words from the organizer Panel #1 Understanding Empires and their Legacies Chair: Ovidiu Țichindeleanu 14:00 Zoltán (Ginelli) Gyimesi, Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest (Hungary),  – Plotting the semiperipheral empire: Hungarian imperialist imaginaries of Balkan landscapes, 1867–1948 14:30 Florin Poenaru, CriticAtac (Romania) – Leo Frobenius in Slobozia: Legacies …

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Deadline extended for the 7th Telciu Summer Conferences: New deadline: 1 June

The Telciu Summer Conferences are in their 7th edition this year of being organised in a village in Romania aiming at destabilising the status quo of academia occupying mainly urban spaces. Following the general scope of re-examining the role of the periphery from the point of view of the periphery, while bringing together an array …

7th Edition, 2018: Imperialism, Nationalism and Capitalist Crises: The Great War and Its Legacies – Call for papers

7th Telciu Summer Conferences Telciu, 10-11, August 2018 Call for papers deadline: 1 June 2018 What kind of imperialism died in 1918 and what took its place? According to conventional wisdom, the end of the Habsburgs, the official demise of the Ottoman Empire and the replacement of the Tsarist Empire with the USSR marked the …

Postsocialist/Postcolonial Rural Lifeworlds vs Degrowth, Defuturing, Decoloniality – Program

Thursday/Joi, 10.08. 2017 20:30 – Dinner at a local restaurant in Telciu/Cină la un restaurant local în Telciu Friday/Vineri, 11. 08. 2017 Conference room of the ”George Coșbuc” County Library in Bistrița/Sala de conferințe a Bibliotecii Județene ”George Coșbuc” din Bistrița 8:00 – Travel to Bistrița/Deplasare la Bistrița 9:00 – The Morning Coffee /Cafeaua de …

Postsocialist/Postcolonial Rural Lifeworlds vs Degrowth, Defuturing, Decoloniality – Accepted Papers

After a long and difficult process of selection,  we finally are able to present the list of the accepted papers for the 6th edition of ”Telciu Summer Conferences”.  Soon we will publish the program of the conference  that will be held in Bistrița and Telciu (11-12th of August, 2017) just before the second edition of Telciu …

Postsocialist/Postcolonial Rural Lifeworlds vs Degrowth, Defuturing, Decoloniality – Call for Papers

Telciu Summer Conference, 6th edition, Telciu-Bistrița, 11th-12th of August 2017 The 6th Annual Telciu Summer Conference seeks contributions on the history, impact and perspectives of “alternatives to development” (Arturo Escobar), rather than alternative developments and of approaches to sustainability considered in relation to rural lifeworlds, subsistence economies, and rural-urban networks. We are interested in contributions …

Rurality, Modernity and (De)Coloniality: Unmaking the Legacies of Empire from Below: Program

    Thursday/Joi, 25. 08. 2016 20:30 – Dinner at a local restaurant in Telciu/Cină la un restaurant local în Telciu Friday/Vineri, 26. 08. 2016 Conference room of the ”George Coșbuc” County Library in Bistrița/Sala de conferințe a Bibliotecii Județene ”George Coșbuc” din Bistrița 8:00 – Travel to Bistrița/Deplasare la Bistrița 9:00 – The Morning …

Rurality, Modernity and (De)Coloniality: Unmaking the Legacies of Empire from Below – Accepted Papers

  After a long process of selection,  we finally are able to present the list of the accepted papers for the 5th edition of ”Telciu Summer Conferences”.  Soon we will publish the program of the conference  that will be held in Bistrița and Telciu (26-27 of August) after the first edition of Telciu Summer School.Thanks to …

Școala de vară de la Telciu. Lămuriri

În ultimii patru ani comuna Telciu (județul Bistrița-Năsăud) a găzduit Conferințele de vară de la Telciu, eveniment care anul acesta, prin cea de-a 5-a ediție, marchează trecerea la o altă etapă. Începînd din acest an cele 2 zile de conferințe care vor avea loc la Biblioteca Județeană ”George Coșbuc” (26 August) și în sala de …

Rurality, Modernity and (De)Coloniality: Unmaking the Legacies of Empire from Below

Call for Papers 26-27 August 2016 Telciu-Bistrița, Bistrița-Năsăud County, Romania   The 5th Annual Telciu Summer Conference focuses on the intertwined topics of rurality, modernity, and (de)coloniality. The concepts of modernity and rurality remain theoretically and analytically contested. Nevertheless, our premise is that that they are mutually constitutive on both the conceptual and on the …