3rd Croatian Conference of English Studies 2016

Dear Colleagues,

This is to inform you that the Croatian Association of the Study of English is organizing the 3rd Croatian conference of English studies in November 2016 under the theme ‘Migrations’.

All the information can be found on the following link:

13th International SAAS Conference – Spain 2017

We are pleased to inform you about the “13th International Spanish Association for American Studies (SAAS) Conference. Understanding (Human) Nature” which will be held at the University of Extremadura. Caceres (Spain), 5 – 7 April 2017.

The list with the 24 panels issuing out call for papers can be accessed at the following site:


През настоящата 2016 г. се навършват 400 години от смъртта на Сервантес и Шекспир – велики таланти, които осветляват пътя на модерността и жалонират литературата, изкуствата и творческата мисъл до днес. Това дава основание на три катедри от филологическите факултети на СУ да обединяват усилията си в едно съвместно събитие, посветено на безценното художествено наследство на двамата писатели. Read more



Стипендии ФУЛБРАЙТ през учебната 2017-18 година

Publishing Opportunity Friendly Reminder

Dear Colleagues,
The “Emerging Sources Citation Index” has been posted on the Thomson Reuters site:

Alexander Herzen Junior Fellowships 2016/2017

Alexander Herzen Junior Fellowships 2016/2017 are jointly awarded by the Mikhail Prokhorov Foundation and the IWM.

This program aims to support excellent young researchers in the humanities and social sciences from the Siberian, Ural and Far-Eastern federal districts, and the Voronezh, Lipetsk, Belgorod, Ryazan and Kaluga regions. Research topics related to the IWM main research fields are highly encouraged ( Fellows will be invited to spend a six-month research term at the IWM between July 2016 and June 2017 and receive a stipend to cover all expenses related to their stay in Vienna. They will work on their own research projects while staying in residence at the IWM in Vienna. The IWM provides fellows with an office incl. access to internet, in-house research and administrative facilities as well as other services free of charge. Read more

Paul Celan Fellowships 2016/2017 for Translators

The program supports translations of canonical texts, contemporary key works in the humanities, social sciences and cultural studies from Eastern to Western European languages or vice versa, or between two Eastern European languages. Special emphasis is put on translations of relevant works written by East European authors and/or female scholars. No applications for works of fiction and poetry are being accepted. Read more

Jozef Tischner Junior Visiting Fellowship 2016

The Jozef Tischner Fellowship is open to all academic disciplines in the humanities and social sciences; a thematic relation to one of the Institute’s research fields is strongly encouranged (details pls see on The Jozef Tischner Fellow will be invited to spend a six-month term from July to December 2016 at the IWM and receive a stipend of EUR 1,800 per month to cover all expenses related to the stay in Vienna. In addition, the IWM provides her/him with an office including access to internet, in-house research and administrative facilities as well as other services free of charge. Please visit to see all relevant details about eligibility, application procedure etc.


Application deadline: February 29, 2016


Кончина на проф. Бистра Алексиева

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