RECET Opening Week, 20-23 April 2021

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Conference programme

Tuesday, 20 April

17:00 CEST

Presentation of the RECET Team

Jürgen Kocka (Freie Universität Berlin): Transformations of Capitalism.
Chair: Philipp Ther (RECET)

19:00 CEST

Opening statement by Heinz W. Engl, Rector (University of Vienna)

 

Wednesday, 21 April

17:00 CEST

Roundtable “Capitalism in East Asia” with Doris Fischer (Universität Würzburg), Chaochao Lin (Fudan University), Quang Minh Pham (Vietnam National University, Hanoi), and Pál Nyiri (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam).
Chair: János Mátyás Kovács (RECET)

19:00 CEST

Peter Baldwin (UCLA/NYU): Transformations through Covid-19.
Chair: 
Cathrin Kahlweit (Süddeutsche Zeitung)

 

Thursday, 22 April

17:00 CEST

Adam Tooze (Columbia University): Transformation and Financial Crises.
Chair: Jannis Panagiotidis (RECET)

19:00 CEST

Anna Grzymala-Busse (Stanford University): Transformation and Erosion of Democracy.
Chair: Agnieszka Pasieka (RECET)

 

Friday, 23 April

17:00 CEST

Roundtable “Transformations of the term: The post-1989 transformation in sociological perspective” with Marta Bucholc (University of Warsaw/Université Saint-Louis-Bruxelles), Claus Offe (Humboldt-Universität/Hertie School of Governance, Berlin), and Joanna Wawrzyniak (University of Warsaw).
Chair: Philipp Ther (RECET)

19:00 CEST

Larry Wolff (New York University): The Transformation of East Central Europe after 1918 and Woodrow Wilson.
Chair: Claudia Kraft (RECET)

Concluding remarks by Jannis Panagiotidis and Philipp Ther (RECET)