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Reading by Vea Kaiser

The LBI has invited the Austrian best-selling author Vea Kaiser ("Blasmusikpop", "Makarionissi") for a reading at the Atrium on Wednesday, 2nd November 2015. There was an open forum after her presentation with a.D. Univ.-Prof. Dr. Karlheinz Töchterle and journalist Mag. Joachim Leitner.

For details please see the attached invitation.

Event Details
Date: 
Wed, 02/12/2015 - 19:00
Location: 
Atrium - Zentrum für Alte Kulturen

Justin Stagl: 'Humanistische Städte-, Staaten-, Länder- und Völkerbeschreibungen'

On Tuesday, November 24th 2015, Prof. Justin Stagl gave the talk:

Humanistische Städte-, Staaten-, Länder- und Völkerbeschreibungen

The talk was followed by a discussion. Please find attached the invitation.

Event Details
Date: 
Tue, 24/11/2015 - 18:00
Location: 
Atrium, SR 5; Langer Weg 11, 6020 Innsbruck

Karl Vocelka: 'Erziehung und deren Grundsätze bei den Habsburgern der Frühen Neuzeit'

On Wednesday, November 18th 2015, ao. Univ.-Prof. (i. R.) Mag. Dr. Karl Vocelka gave the talk:

Erziehung und deren Grundsätze bei den Habsburgern der Frühen Neuzeit

The talk was followed by a discussion. Please find attached the invitation.

Event Details
Date: 
Wed, 18/11/2015 - 18:00
Location: 
Atrium SR5, Langer Weg 11, 6020 Innsbruck

Bernhard Zimmermann sexagenarius

On 23rd of October 2015, Prof. Dr. Bernhard Zimmermann's 60th birthday was celebrated at the University of Freiburg. Zimmermann had been member of our LBI's Board of Partners as the official representative of our partner organisation, the Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg i.Br. The ceremony started with official addresses by the Vice Rector of the university and the Dean of the Philosophical Faculty,  a laudatio by Prof. Dr. Jonas Grethlein and a brilliant 'Festvortrag' by the philosopher Prof. Dr. Günter Figal.

Event Details
Date: 
Fri, 23/10/2015 - 19:00
Location: 
Freiburg i. Br.

Reitz-Joosse, Bettina / Lamers, Han: 'Past and Future under a Fascist Obelisk: Aurelio Amatucci’s 'Codex fori Mussolini''

Our institute could win Han Lamers (Humboldt University of Berlin/University of Leuven) and Bettina Reitz-Joosse (University of Groningen) to give a talk on a subject in which the LBI is not only recently strongly interested (there will be a congress coorganized by us in 2016): Neo-Latin in the Fascism era.

A vivid discussion followed this highly interesting lecture on the codex which was buried under the 300 ton obelisk of the Foro Mussolini.

You can find more details in the attached document.

 

Event Details
Date: 
Wed, 28/10/2015 - 18:00
Location: 
Atrium SR 5

Elena Dahlberg: 'Latin Verse Matters! Propaganda Poetry from the Great Northern War (1700−1721)'

On Tuesday, October 20th 2015, Elena Dahlberg gave the talk:

Latin Verse Matters! Propaganda Poetry from the Great Northern War (1700−1721)

The talk was followed by a discussion. Please find attached the invitation.

Event Details
Date: 
Tue, 20/10/2015 - 18:00
Location: 
Atrium SR5

Roger S. Fisher: 'Thomas Watson’s Neo-Latin Translations of Ancient Greek Literature'

The LBI was honoured to have had Dr Roger S. Fisher as a guest speaker on Tuesday, 13th October 2015. Dr Fisher presented to us some of his research results on Neo-Latin translations of Ancient Greek texts. There was a vivid discussion after the talk.

For more details about the talk and this most fascinating topic, please see the document attached.

Event Details
Date: 
Tue, 13/10/2015 - 13:20
Location: 
Atrium SR 5

Haruka Oba: 'Das Bild des katholischen Japan im Süden des deutschsprachigen Raumes im 18. Jhdt.'

LBI fellow Haruka Oba will give her final talk as a part of a "Forschungskolloquium" organized by the History departments of the University of Innsbruck. Please find attached the information sheet for details.

 

When: Monday, 5th October 2015, 17:15-18:45

Where: Geiwi-building, Innrain 52, 40628 UR

Event Details
Date: 
Mon, 05/10/2015 - 17:15
Location: 
Geiwi-building, Innrain 52, 40628 UR

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