EEGA Colloquium

The Colloquium is for researchers, affiliates, students and interested guests involved in the fields of Global, Transregional and Eastern European Studies, and all neighboring disciplines. The Colloquium serves as a hub and melting pot for research in Leipzig – Halle – Jena, crossing borders and strengthening the network between the various academic and research institutions in the region. Here, researchers from EEGA’s partners, EEGA’s own Research Areas and holders of the EEGA Fellowship enjoy the limelight of an expert forum to present and discuss activities, projects, strategies and plans.

The Colloquium incorporates events at EEGA’s partner institutions, thus offering a stage with a broader audience and building up momentum for development and outreach within an overarching framework. The Colloquium takes place once or twice every month.

Register with an email to with the title of the event, your name, institution and your email address. For some events, registration with the host institution is required. The Colloquium will take place online. Upon registration you will receive a link with access information.

Programme Summer Term 2023

Please find here the programme folder.

For up-to-date information on the individual events and registration links, please see the following overview:

07.06., 6:15–7:45 pm, MLU Halle-Wittenberg, SR 10, Emil-Abderhalden-Straße 26-27, 06108 Halle

Sven Jaros & Yvonne Kleinmann (Halle): Wenn osteuropäische Archive nicht mehr zugänglich sind – Alternative Recherchewege und Bestände aus Hallenser Perspektive (in German)

Online participation is possible. Registration is requested by 10.00 am on the day of the lecture at the latest via

(cooperation with Aleksander Brückner Center for Polish Studies)

21.–23.06. IAMO, Theodor-Lieser-Str. 2, 06120 Halle
IAMO Forum 2023: International Agricultural Trade, Geopolitics and Global Food Security

Registration for the conference is open via until 4 June 2023. For more information on the conference, please click here.

(cooperation with Leibniz Institute of Agricultural Development in Transition Economies)

21.06., 5:15–6:45 pm, Leipzig University, Campus Augustusplatz, SR 320
Kai Struve (Halle): Das sowjetische Feindbild des ukrainischen Nationalismus: Elemente, Verflechtungen und Wirkungen bis in die Gegenwart (in German)

Online participation is possible. Please register here.

(cooperation with Leipzig University)

22.06., 5:15–6:45 pm, online
Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett (Warsaw): Why Jewish Museums Matter: The Creation of POLIN Museum of History of Polish Jews

Access link accessible on the Dubnow Institute website a few days before the event. Registration is not required.

(cooperation with the Leibniz Institute for Jewish History and Culture – Simon Dubnow)

26.06., 5:00–6:30 pm, GWZO, Reichsstr. 4-6, 4th floor
Podium discussion: „Moving Beyond the ‚Post-Soviet‘: Future Approaches of Urban Studies in the Region(s)“

Invited experts: Dr. Daria Bocharnikova, Prof. Dr. Mariusz Czepczyński (University of Gdańsk, Poland), Dr. Lela Rekhviashvilli (IfL), Prof. Dr. Tauri Tuvikene (Tallinn University, Tallinn, Estonia)
More information are available at the GWZO website.

(cooperation with the Leibniz Institute for the History and Culture of Eastern Europe)