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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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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 será realizado o seminário Protestos: Instituições Políticas, Mobilização Social e Violência, em parceria com o PPGS e o Cebrap. A programação conta 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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Professor Günter M. Ziegler

President of Freie Universität Berlin visits São Paulo

During his recent visit to the city of São Paulo, the newly-elected president of Freie Universität Berlin, Professor Günter M. Ziegler, had the opportunity to visit Mecilas working spaces at the University of São Paulo (USP) as well as meet with representatives of the Agency for National and International Academic Cooperation (Aucani) of USP. President …

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