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Federico Romero gives a presentation in Utrecht

Project Director Federico Romero gives a presentation titled “The promises of 1989 vs. current predicaments” at the conference “The Fall of the Berlin Wall: Thirty Years After. The End of the Cold War and its Repercussions for Today”, taking place in Utrecht on 9 November 2019. More info

Federico Romero partecipates to a conference in Graz

Project Director Federico Romero participates to the final roundtable of the international conference “1989: Abbau des Eisernen Vorhangs – Ende des Kommunismus?”, which takes place on 7 and 8 October 2019 in Graz. More info

Pavel Szobi’s new position at the Charles University in Prague

After two years as PanEur1970s Research Associate, since October 2019 Pavel Szobi is assistant professor at the Department of North American Studies of the Institute of International Studies, Faculty of Social Sciences, Charles University in Prague. Pavel Szobi remains affiliated to the PanEur1970s project and he keeps cooperating closely with the PanEur1970s team, as well as participating […]

Angela Romano co-organizes a conference in Moscow

Senior Research Fellow Angela Romano co-organizes the International academic conference “The World System of Socialism: global and regional aspects Towards the 70th anniversary of COMECON formation” (Moscow, 3-4 October 2019), together with Dr Mikhail Lipkin (Director of the Institute of World History of the Russian Academy of Sciences) and Dr Suvi Kansikas (University of Helsinki). She also […]

Angela Romano and Maximilian Graf give presentations in Vienna

The PanEur1970s team participates to the workshop “Die Grundlagen der Ost- und Entspannungspolitik in der Ära Breschnjew 1964-1975”, taking place in Vienna on 26 and 27 September 2019. Senior Research Fellow Angela Romano gives a presention titled “The Role of the EEC Countries in the CSCE Process/trilateral Block Negotiationsand” in the framework of the roundtable “The […]

Adelina Stefan gives a presentation in Targoviste

Research Associate Adelina Stefan gives a presentation titled “Between Comecon and EEC: Socialist Romania and the Challenges of Globalization in the long 1970s” at the workshop “The opposition within: Romania and the CMEA policy towards the EEC, 1957-1989”, taking place at the University of Targoviste on 6 September 2019.

Angela Romano gives a presentation in Paris

Senior Research Fellow Angela Romano gives a presentation titled “Getting involved, via Europe first: The strategies and choices of European socialist countries vis-à-vis the 1970s globalising trends” at the European Historical Economics Society Conference (EHES 2019), taking place in Paris on 29-31 August 2019.

Federico Romero gives a presentation in Milan

Principal Investigator Federico Romero gives a presentation titled “Che cos’è una Guerra Fredda” at the framework of the seminar series “La lunga storia del ‘900” taking place at Casa della Cultura in Milan on 27/05/2019.  

Aleksandra Komornicka wins the Saki Ruth Dockrill Memorial Prize

Ph.D. researcher Aleksandra Komornicka wins the Saki Ruth Dockrill Memorial Prize at the International Graduate Students Conference on the Cold War, with her paper “The Unity of Europe is inevitable: Poland and the European Economic Community in the 1970s”. The Prize consists in the publication of the paper in the Cold War History journal. The 2019 edition of […]

Benedetto Zaccaria’s new position at the Ca’ Foscari University in Venice

After 18 months as PanEur1970s Research Associate, Benedetto Zaccaria is currently a postdoctoral fellow at the Department of Linguistics and Comparative Cultural Studies, Ca’ Foscari University Venice, within the framework of the research project “The Making of the Washington consensus: debts, assets, and power 1979-1991”. Benedetto Zaccaria remains affiliated to the PanEur1970s project and he keeps cooperating closely with […]