15 September 2023

New CEMES Research Groups Set Up

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At its meeting on 11 September 2023, the CEMES Steering Committee reviewed the application submitted by researchers across the three CEMES partner institutions, University of Copenhagen, Lund University and Malmö University. We received a great number of applications, and after difficult deliberations decided to fund 8 CEMES Research Groups.

These were:

  1. Screening Europe: The State of Polycrisis in the European Audiovisual Industry
    Directors: Petar Mitric (UCPH) and Anna Estera Mrozewicz (LU)

  2. Future Society and Democracy in Europe
    Director: Michael Strange, MaU

  3. European Memory Cultures
    Directors: Barbara Törnquist-Plewa (LU) and Tea Sindbæk Andersen (UCPH)

  4. Libraries, archives, and museums as key pillars of modern European democratic societies?
    Directors: Hans Dam Christensen (UCPH), Nanna Kann-Rasmussen (UCPH)

  5. Global Europe & International Cooperation (GEIC)
    Directors: Haakon A. Ikonomou (UCPH), Tobias Denksus (MaU)

  6. Öresund Comparative Borderlands Research Group
    Director: Johanna Rivano Eckerdal (LU)

  7. Thinking the European Republic of Letters: Intellectual History and Philology
    Directors: Sabrina Ebbersmeyer (UCPH), Irina Hron (UCPH), Christian Høgel (LU)

  8. European Cultures of Laughter
    Director: Dennis Meyhoff Brink (UCPH)

The CEMES Steering Committee