Conferences & Workshops

International conference in cooperation with the European Solidarity Centre in Gdańsk, 23th-25th October 2019 in Halle


The year 1989 and its consequences are the subject of heated debates in Poland. Nineteen eighty-nine evokes various linguistic and emotional associations, and also functions symbolically, as a social and political code. The international conference Poland 1989: Negotiations, (Re)Constructions, Interpretations takes the 30th anniversary as an…

International Conference in Warsaw from 18.- 20. November 2015

The projected conference deviates from the common practice to set a specific year or even day for the end of wars. Taking the example of Poland and its neighbors after the Second World War, it examines the end of war as a complex, long-lasting process with considerable regional differences, as well as variation in the experiences of individuals. …

Exchange Program for Regional Integration in East Asia and Europe

Warsaw – Halle – Berlin – Strasbourg

Concepts of Nations
The aim of the “Exchange Program for Regional Integration in East Asia and Europe – EPRIE” is to promote and improve contacts between people of neighboring states whose relations, historically, have been troubled like between Germany, Poland and France in Europe and between China, Japan and Korea in East Asia. By comparing the…

Diskurse um Polonität in Geschichte und Gegenwart: Mikro- und Makroperspektiven


Brückner-Jubiläumssymposium am 23. und 24. Mai 2014

Vor 75 Jahren, am 24. Mai 1939, starb Aleksander Brückner im Alter von 83 Jahren. Er hinterließ ein wissenschaftliches Werk, das im österreichischen Galizien wurzelte und sich unter wechselnden sprachlichen und politischen Bedingungen in verschiedenen europäischen Bildungszentren entfaltet hatte,…

International Conference, Halle/Leipzig, October 22-24, 2014

Organizers: Aleksander Brückner Center for Polish Studies in cooperation with Instytut Historii Polskiej Akademii Nauk (IH PAN) Warsaw and GWZO Leipzig





Wednesday, October 22

Conference venue:  Franckesche Stiftungen zu Halle

1:00 pmWelcome & IntroductionYvonne Kleinmann (Halle)
Panel I: Political Rule and Medieval Society in…