Events

The Romanian Mythology of Death: A Lecture and Musical Performance

Event Date: 
Wednesday, September 14, 2016 - 12:00 to 13:30
Please join the East Central European Center and the Romanian Cultural Institute in New York for a presentation by Dr. Marina Cap-Bun professor at Ovidius University of Constanta, Romania, and a musical performance/lamentation by Romanian folk artist Ludovica Muresan. Dr. Marina Cap-Bun is a professor at Ovidius University of Constanţa, Romania, where she teaches Romanian Culture and Civilization, Romanian Studies in European Perspectives, The Great Classics of Romanian Literature, Fantastic Literature, The Poetics of the Absurd Theatre.

Discussion with Performers and Scholars of The Ghost of Elsinore: Every Tzara Has His Dada

Event Date: 
Friday, September 9, 2016 - 12:00 to 13:30
A discussion with performers and scholars from "The Ghost of Elsinore: Every Tzara has his DaDa". A contemporary theatrical collage celebrating the centenary of DaDa and its Hamlet-admiring visionary Tristan Tzara by Ion Pop and Stephana Si Ioan Pop-Curseu. A co-production of National Theatre in Cluj-Napoca, Faculty of Theatre and Television of Babes-Bolyai University Cluj, and Persona Association performed on September 8th at 7:00pm at Riverside Church Theater, 91 Claremont Ave. Presented by the Romanian Cultural Institute and the East Central European Center of Columbia University.

The Ghost of Elsinore: Every Tzara Has His Dada

Event Date: 
Thursday, September 8, 2016 - 19:00
A contemporary theatrical collage celebrating the centenary of DaDa and its Hamlet-admiring visionary Tristan Tzara. Play by Ion Pop and Stephana Si Ioan Pop-Curseu. Presented by The Romanian Cultural Center (New York) and the East Central European Center of Columbia University. Co-production of National Theater Cluj-Napoca, Faculty of Theater and Television of Babes-Bolyai University Cluj, and Persona Association.

Conference: Aftermaths: Repression, Participation, and Retribution in East Central Europe

Event Date: 
Friday, February 19, 2016 - 09:30 to Saturday, February 20, 2016 - 17:00

Program:

Friday, February 19, 2016


9:30 AM coffee and greetings

Panel I: World War II: Occupation, Aftermath 9:45 AM-12:15 PM

Elidor Mehilli - Hunter (History) - "The Uses of War, 19391949"
Jadwiga Biskupska - Sam Houston (History) - "Institution Building as Elite Response to Nazi Persecution: Warsaw"

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