Area Studies Research Seminar

Area Studies Research Seminar

The area studies research seminar offers a platform for an internal debate on the on-going and planned research at the Institute of International Studies. The presenters are IMS researchers as well as guests from Czech and foreign research institutions. The seminar is intended for all IMS staff and Ph.D. students.

The program for the 2020/2021 winter semester can be found below on this page. Seminars are held through Zoom, at 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., unless noted otherwise.

Report your participation in the seminars here.

Plánované přednášky

Date Speaker Topic
7.12.2020, 11:00 Irena Kalhousová Populist Politics of Memory and Foreign Policy as a Dyad:  Polish-Israeli Relations through a Theoretical Lens

Past Lectures

Date Speaker Topic
23.11.2020, 11:00 Klára Žaloudková Wealth defence strategies of Bulgarian oligarchs in the 1990s
3.11.2020, 11:00 Patryk Gacka Protection of collective memories against denialism
26.10.2020, 11:00 Eliška Černovská Primary issues in foreign policy agenda-setting
12.10.2020, 11:00 Mitchell Young Knowledge Power Europe
6.10.2020, 11:00 Maria Piekarska Can forest remember? On agency, risk, and possibilities in environmental memorials
19.5.2020, 12:30         Jakub Eberle (ÚMV)    Germany as a dividual power
Postponed due to COVID-19 Paolo Graziano (University of Padova) Comperative Neo-populism
28.4.2020, 12:30    Anna Lukešová (IMS) a Kateřina Koči (VŠE) Promoting State Interests in International Organizations: Emphasis on Personnel Level in the Czech Republic
Postponed due to COVID-19 Stefan Gänzle (University of Agder) Differentiated integration in Europe
Postponed due to COVID-19 Emil Kerenji (USHMM) Geopolitics, Demographics, and Population Projects in Interwar Yugoslavia
17.3.2020, 12:30 Seminar for GAČR proposals Presentation of projects and feedbacks from opponents
Postponed due to illness Farkhad Alimukhamedov (Institut d'Etudes Politiques de Toulouse) Ethical Commitments and Raison d’Etat in Rentier States: Asylum-seeker policies in the Gulf Cooperation Council and the Central Asian Republic during the Refugee Crisis.
25.11.2019, 12:30 Eliška Tomalová a Eliška Černovská EU Water Diplomacy.
19.11.2019, 12:30 Andrzej Turkowski (University of Warsaw) The 1989 Transformation and Its Influence on the Polish Space of Opinion on Russia. 
22.10.2019, 12:30 Irena Kalhousová In Search of Central Europe: The Visegrad Group and the Vote on the Israeli-
Palestinian Conflict in the UNGA