The upcoming elections to be held in Italy on 24 and 25 February give us a pretty bleak picture of the political situation in Italy.
One of the most interesting initiatives in the framework of Florence 10+10 last November was the creation of a European network of progressive economists working in various European countries on important economic and social issues.
Call for Action against the EU Spring Summit, 13-14 March
“For a European Spring” is a call for actions, strikes and demonstrations all over Europe on 13 March, and for a pan-European demonstration and creative actions in the city of Brussels on 14 March. It is targeted at the EU Spring Summit, where leaders from across the continent will assemble on 14...
Report Preparatory Meeting
An extremely successful preparatory meeting of the CESEF was held in Kossuth Klub, Budapest on 2 February 2013 with the participation of 25 CEE people in an extremely productive atmosphere.
Save the Departments of Foreign Languages and Literatures in Greece
Based on financial logistics rather than on criteria of academic excellence, the ATHENA scheme of the Greek government regarding University Education calls for the merging of the Departments of English, French, German, Italian, and Spanish Languages and Literatures, into a single “Department of...
Call for Papers - Deadline extended
The conference taking place in Lisbon from 24 to 26 October 2013, is organised by Instituto de História Contemporânea da Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Cul:tra, transform! europe and Unipop. The deadline for proposals (CfP) has been extended to 30 April.
Video: 6th Annual Poulantzas Lecture
On 20 December the Nicos Poulantzas Institute, Athens, hosted an event with the distinguished academic Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak as central speaker.