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Maria Sibylla Merian Centre Conviviality-Inequality in Latin America

Maria Sibylla Merian Centre Conviviality-Inequality in Latin America The Mecila – Maria Sibylla Merian International Centre for Advanced Studies in the Humanities and Social Sciences Conviviality-Inequality in Latin America examines past and present forms of social, political, and cultural conviviality in Latin America and the Caribbean. It employs conviviality as an analytical concept to describe ways of …

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Open calls for research scholarships in the Merian Centre of New Delhi

Open calls for research scholarships in the Merian Centre of New Delhi   The Maria Sibylla Merian Centre – R. Tagore “Metamorphoses of the political: Comparative perspectives on the long twentieth century” (ICAS:MP) from New Delhi, India, is currently receiving applications for post-Phd and senior researchers scholarships for the academic period of July 2020 – …

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Dieter Grimm visits Mecila in São Paulo

Image Credit: Dafne Sampaio Dieter Grimm visits Mecila in São Paulo At the invitation of Mecila – Maria Sibylla Merian Center Conviviality-Inequality in Latin America, the renowned German Prof. em. Dr. Dr. h.c. mult. Dieter Grimm participated in a special seminar at the Brazilian Center for Analysis and Planning (CEBRAP) held on November 23th. In …

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MIASA Call for Applications: Fellowships (Junior/Senior)

MIASA Call for Applications: Fellowships (Junior/Senior) The Maria Sibylla Merian Institute for Advanced Studies in Africa (MIASA) is dedicated to the topic of ‘Sustainable Governance’. MIASA’s three research foci are: sustainable environmental transformation, sustainable conflict management, and sustainable democracy. In its first call for short-term fellowships, MIASA welcomes applications from excellent researchers to join the …

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Presenting Mecila at the Jornadas Alemãs

29.09 – Presenting Mecila at the Jornadas Alemãs We are very happy to have participated in the third edition of the Jornadas Alemãs, a series of events organized by the Consulate General of Germany São Paulo to commemorate the Day of German Unity (3 October). The many activities celebrating the end of the separation between West and …

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Seminário – Protestos: Instituições Políticas, Mobilização Social e Violência

No dia 31 de agosto foi realizado o seminário Protestos: Instituições Políticas, Mobilização Social e Violência, em parceria com o PPGS e o Cebrap. A programação contou com 4 mesas sobre os seguintes temas: “Protesto e Violência”, “Movimentos Sociais e Instituições”, “Arenas do Ativismo: Estudos do Movimento Feminista” e “Os Portestos de 2013 em São Paulo”. …

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Workshop Internacional sobre Culturas Populares en las Ciencias Sociales y las Humanidades

El Workshop Internacional está siendo organizado por: Doctorado en Estudios Sociales Interdisciplinarios de Europa y América Latina, Facultad de Humanidades y Ciencias de la Educación de la UNLP y Universität Rostock, Centro Universitario Argentino Alemán y Mecila. Los invitados son los Centros asociados de posgrado Brasil-Argentina, FaHCE/UNLP-IFCS/UFRJ y los Grupo de Estudios en Sociología Cultural, CIMeCS-IdIHCS. Nuestro Investigador Principal, Juan …

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