Roundtable: Romania in the World-System

March 22, 2 pm

Location: Romanian Embassy, Dorotheenstraße 62-66, 10117 Berlin (Metro and S-Bahn "Friedrichstraße")

Organised by the Romanian Cultural Institute Berlin and Freie Universität Berlin

with the kind support of the Romanian Embassy

Please confirm attendance by sending an e-mail with the subject line "confirm roundtable" at by Friday, March 20.


Lucian Dumitrescu (Bucharest):  Strategic Identities of Romania. Foreign Policy as an Illusory Detour from the Periphery to the Semi-periphery

Corina Doboş (Bucharest): A Socialist Interpretation of Global Inequalities: Population and Development Debate in the 1970's

Victor Rizescu (Bucharest):  The radical Right across the Lags of Development: a Romanian Perspective on the Modernist, Modernizer and Anti-Modern Strands of Fascist Ideology

Raluca Abăseacă (Bruxelles): The Peripherisation of Central and Eastern Europe after 1989. Towards a New Radical Left in the Post-communist Space

Aura Moldovan (Cluj-Napoca):  Cultures of Cities – Sibiu’s experience as European Capital of Culture