Visegrad Call – 2021 Spring
Research theme within the Visegrad Scholarship at the Blinken OSA in 2021/22
Possibilities of knowing: Truth seeking in a polarized world and [in] its aftermath
We are happy to announce the next call for the Visegrad Scholarship at the Blinken OSA in 2021/22!
Submission deadline: July 25, 2021
Who can apply?
We invite applicants from the fields of history, the arts, philosophy, and sociology, to reflect on the conditions of knowledge production during and after the Cold War. Scholars, artists, journalists, and film makers are invited to analyze the documentary practices of different agencies and persons on both sides of the Iron Curtain, and assess the truth value of related documents/artifacts. The call wishes to promote exchanges among people with backgrounds in arts, humanities, and social sciences.
Visegrad Scholarship at the Blinken OSA
For a better and deeper understanding of the interdependent recent history of (the center of) Europe, the International Visegrad Fund offers research fellowship grants at the Vera and Donald Blinken Open Society Archives at Central European University, Budapest, on a competitive basis, to support scholars who wish to conduct research in the holdings of the Blinken OSA, and whose current research projects are relevant to the holdings and the given research priorities of the Fund and the Archives.
For detailed information of the call, recommended research questions and topics, please check the official Blinken OSA Visegrad Scholarship webpage.