Thu 29 Aug 2019

New Essay published: »Past Imperfect, Future Tense. Writing People’s Histories in the Middle East Today«

Pascale Ghazaleh’s (EUME Fellow 2017-19) contribution is the fifth volume of the open access Essay series of the Forum.


Wed 21 Aug 2019

Fragment – Power – Public

The EUME Transregional Academy in Beirut has started on August 26th.


Mon 25 Feb 2019

Research in Times of Shrinking Civil and Academic Freedom

The Philipp Schwartz Initiative enabled the Forum Transregionale Studien to award a stipend to a scholar at risk for the …


Wed 23 Nov 2016

Nahrain Al-Mousawi “Death at the Border: Making and Unmaking the Migrating Body”

The fourth essay of our essay series has been published recently.


Tue 27 Sep 2016

30 Postdoctoral Fellows 2016/2017 at the Forum Transregionale Studien

We are welcoming more than 30 postdoctoral researchers from 18 countries to Berlin


Mon 12 Sep 2016

Transregional Academy

“De-Framing the Mediterranean from the 21st Century: Places, Routes, Actors”, 19–29 September 2016, in Rethymno, Crete


Wed 20 Apr 2016

WeberWorldCafé “Refugees in the City”

Experts and students will discuss issues revolving around flight movements and refugees in the city in the rooms of the …


Mon 22 Feb 2016

Out now: “Philological Encounters”

We are delighted to announce that the journal “Philological Encounters” has published its first issue.


Tue 16 Feb 2016
Wed 20 Jan 2016

Winners of the 2016 competition to organize Transregional Workshops and Academies

The Forum Transregionale Studien and the Max Weber Stiftung offer scholarly platforms through Explorative Workshops and …


Fri 04 Sep 2015

Beyond Spring: Arab Film Series Part II

In 2010, the Tunisian protest movement triggered a wave of upheavals across the Middle East and North Africa that became …


Tue 23 Sep 2014

Memory and Revolution

“Memory and Revolution” was the title of a series of Arabic film screenings, which was organized in cooperation with …


Wed 04 Jun 2014

The Possibilities of Arab-Jewish Thought

EUME Workshop from 25 to 27 June 2014, with Ella Shohat, Elias Khoury, Amnon Raz-Krakotzkin, Raeif Zreik, Yehouda …


Mon 23 Dec 2013

Status of the Forum

The continuation of the Forum Transregionale Studien is now secured due to the budgetary decision of the Berlin …


Wed 06 Nov 2013

New Publication by Global Prayers

Urban studies as well as artistic productions have long viewed religion and urbanity as mutually exclusive. Global …


Wed 07 Aug 2013

Forum member Angelika Neuwirth awarded with two prizes

She receives the Sigmund Freud Prize for Academic Prose 2013 and the Muhammad Nafi Tschelebi Peace Prize


Wed 24 Jul 2013

Media Feedback: “The Spring and the Blood in Syria”

The discussion with Elias Khoury (Beirut/New York University) took place within the framework of Europe in the Middle …


Fri 14 Jun 2013

The Spring and the Blood in Syria

A discussion with Elias Khoury (Beirut/NYU), June 26, 2013, Wissenschaftskolleg zu Berlin, Wallotstr. 19, 14193 Berlin


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