BCS Talks | Maria-Daniela Pomohaci
On March 29 2022, Maria-Daniela Pomohaci (University of Göttingen) organised a discussion on the subject of “Re-casting India’: The Impact of the British Rule on the Caste System in Colonial India.”
BCS Talks | Cristina Zimbroianu
Our December 2021 guest was Cristina Zimbroianu, associate professor at Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, who had a discussion with our students on the topic of “Reception and Censorship of British and American Literature in Francoist Spain and Communist Romania.”
BCS Talks | Geanina Cărbunariu
On 19 November 2021, Gianina Cărbunariu (Teatrul Tineretului, Piatra Neamț), delivered a talk on the topic: “Between Reality and Fiction: The Role of Theatre Today.”
BCS Talks | Zafar Iqbal
On 20 October 2021, Dr. Zafar Iqbal, Ambassador of Pakistan to Romania, delivered a talk on “Pakistan: Regional, Global and Bilateral Perspectives.”
BCS Talks | Ioana Fruntelată
Also in April 2021, we invited Ioana Fruntelată from the Faculty of Letters at the University of Bucharest to have a discussion with our students on the topic of Secularization and Popular Religiosity: Converging or Conflicting?
BCS Talks | Dana Bădulescu and Lisa Strømme
In April 2021, we organised a dialogue between Dana Bădulescu (The ‘Alexandru Ioan Cuza’ University of Iași) and Lisa Strømme – an event moderated by Maria-Sabina Alexandru-Draga (BCS).
BCS Talks | Călin Cotoi
Our third guest of 2021 was Călin Cotoi from the Faculty of Sociology at the Univesity of Bucharest, who delivered a talk on Representing Modern Romania: Scientific Associations, Exhibitions, and a Monstrous Yellow Bird. The event took place on Friday, 12 March 2021.
BCS Writing Seminar | Noemi Marin
On 26 February 2021, we had the pleasure to invite Noemi Marin from Florida Atlantic University to talk to our students about Mentorship in Publishing: Strategies for Success in Submitting Scholarship for Publication.
BCS Talks | Felicity Hand
Our first guest of 2021 was Felicity Hand (Autonomous University of Barcelona) who delivered an online talk on The Myth of the Empty Territory: The Tragedy of the Chagos Islanders. See the poster below for details about the event.
BCS Talks | Andrei-Răzvan Voinea
On 14 December 2020, Andrei-Răzvan Voinea (BCS and NEC alumnus) delivered a talk on “How to Fail a Reform. An Intellectual and Social History of Housing and Urban Planning in Bucharest (1908-1948).”
The event was held online via Zoom. See the poster below for further information about the talk.
BCS Talks | Ana-Maria Cononovici
On the 10th of December 2020, Ana-Maria Cononovici (Radio Romania International) was invited by the British Cultural Studies Centre to deliver a talk titled An Image for Romania. The Role of Public Broadcasters in Creating an Image Abroad: Means and Myths, Deconstructed. The event took place online via Zoom.
Below you may find the poster and further details about the event:
In March 2020, the British Cultural Studies Centre launched its new series of events: BCS Talks.
Our first two invited speakers were Dr. Constanța Vintilă-Ghițulescu (Nicolae Iorga Institute and New Europe College) and Prof. Valentina Sandu-Dediu (New Europe College).
Details about the two events can be viewed below:
BCS Talks | Prof. Valentina Sandu-Dediu (photos)
Here is a selection of photos taken during Prof. Valentina Sandu-Dediu’s presentation of New Europe College to our MA students.
BCS Talks | Dr. Constanța Vintilă-Ghițulescu (photos)
Here you can view another set of photos from the very first event in our new BCS Talks series, Dr. Constanța Vintilă-Ghițulescu’s talk on Women, Love, Consumption & Patronage.