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Kultura Exhibition at SSEES

For the next two weeks the Masaryk Senior Common Room at SSEES will house an exhibition entitled, “Jerzy Giedroyc and His Achievement: the Legacy of Kultura and its Books”.

Published: Feb 8, 2016 11:56:23 AM

SSEES academics contribute to new MOD strategy paper


On 29 October last year, Pete Duncan and Philipp Köker attended a UK Ministry of Defence (MOD) workshop in Shrivenham, organised by the 'Development, Concepts and Doctrine Centre' (DCDC), an MOD think-tank, to discuss a new draft strategy paper on future scenarios and diverse security challenges in the Baltic Sea Region arising from geopolitical developments, corruption, migration, energy supply and innovations in technology.

Published: Jan 6, 2016 1:13:39 PM

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Emigré journal Kultura: a sharp Polish nail in communism’s coffin

Roundtable discussion with Jan Kubik (UCL SSEES), Katarzyna Zechenter (UCL SSEES), Jan Chodakowski (journalist, one of the creators of Puls*) and Rory Finnin (Cambridge) in the Masaryk Senior Common Room at SSEES where there will be an exhibition of Kultura. The exhibition will continue until 19 February.

Starts: Feb 8, 2016 6:00:00 PM

The Critical Museum: Contemporary Art in Central European Museums

Katarzyna Jagodzińska (Jagiellonian University) explores ‘The Museum boom in Central Europe: Places and spaces for contemporary art after 1989’, and Katarzyna Murawska-Muthesius (Birkbeck, University of London) introduces us to the idea of 'The Critical Museum: On the project of the transformation of the National Museum in Warsaw (2009-2010)’. 

Starts: Feb 10, 2016 6:00:00 PM