Open Classes November 2023

October 31, 2023

Get a taste of studying at CEU by watching one of our Open Classes. On the week beginning November 20, we opened up a selection of our classes to prospective students. Click on the links below to watch the classes.


Gender History

Class: Gendered Materialities (100 minutes)

Natalie Zemon Davis (1928-2023)

October 24, 2023

The Departments of History and Medieval Studies are mourning the loss of a great scholar and friend of Central European University. To us, Natalie Zemon Davis was much more than an outstanding, inspirational historian whose seminal contributions have changed the face of the profession. She was a close friend of many members of our departments and of our entire community.

Turkologentag 2023

September 13, 2023

The 29th International Congress of DAVO will take place in cooperation with the “Turkologentag 2023 – Fourth European Convention on Turkic, Ottoman and Turkish Studies“ in the University of Vienna on 21-23 September 2023. Faculty and students from our department will present papers on a wide variety of topics.

Leeds International Medieval Congress

July 7, 2023

Conducted over a somewhat rainy week, this year’s Leeds International Medieval Congress was well attended by CEU faculty and students. On the morning of Monday, July 3, our professor Anna Somfrai gave her keynote, addressing the genesis and working of the physical and intellectual networks embedded in and based on medieval manuscripts.