Announcements

CES Welcomes New Visiting Scholar, Ari Hallgrímur Finnsson!

CES Welcomes New Visiting Scholar, Ari Hallgrímur Finnsson!

The Centre for European Studies is excited to announce that we have a new Visiting Scholar, Ari Hallgrímur Finnsson! Ari is a PhD Candidate in the Department of History at the University of Toronto, and his research interests are in global and imperial intellectual history, including liberal political philosophy, law, biopolitics, political economy, and social […]

Meet CES’s New Work Learn Project Assistant, Charli!

Charli Brown (she/her), the new Work Learn Project Assistant, is the most recent addition to our CES team! Charli spent her undergraduate years studying fairy tales at Washington & Lee University and working at the Shenandoah Literary Magazine in Lexington, Virginia. This year, she’s pursuing her M.A. in Children’s Literature here at UBC. In her […]

CES Welcomes New Director, Dr. Ervin Malakaj!

A message from CES’s New Director, Ervin Malakaj: It is my distinct honour to take on the role of Director of the Centre for European Studies. The centre has been an intellectual home for me outside of my home department since I started at UBC in 2018. The colloquia, collaborations, and ongoing programming around vital […]

CES Closed July 2023

CES will be closed for the month of July 2023. We hope you have a restful Summer! Stay tuned for our welcoming event on Imagine Day, September 5th, 2023!

Engaging Transylvania Recordings now available!

If you missed one of the Centre for European Studies “Engaging Transylvania” talks, the recordings are now available on cIRcle.

CES Co-sponsors International Workshop “Thinking with Lauren Berlant”

The Centre for European Studies is thrilled to co-sponsor the international workshop “Thinking with Lauren Berlant”, May 19-20th, 2023. Details about the event and registration links to the keynotes can be found here.    

CES welcomes its new Senior Program Assistant!

The Centre for European Studies welcomes Rima Hijazi who will be working with the CES Director to support the Centre.

The CES welcomes Intern from Germany!

The Centre for European Studies welcomes Leon Kraft, who will work as a full time intern at the CES until mid April 2023. Please

Welcome to Term 2!

Join us at the Centre for European Studies this semester for a full list of events, including research colloquia, workshops, as well as a new Thematic Speaker Series dedicated to the cultural and political imaginaries of Transylvania in March. Updates to follow soon.

Multicultural Ukraine Recordings now available!

If you missed one of the Centre for European Studies “Multicultural Ukraine” talks, the recordings are now available on cIRcle.