Tesla & Friends event opens with international conference
An international conference "Tesla in Zagreb 2013" began on Tuesday with the traditional "Tesla&Friends" event which will continue with various activities until July 11 to mark the 157th anniversary of the birth of this world renown scientist and inventor.
11th Lošinj Days of Bioethics
11th Lošinj Days of Bioethics takes place from 13–16 May in Mali Lošinj, Croatia offering within its programme a symposium, workshop and round table.
HAZU Open Days to be held on Nov 29-30
On November 29 and 30, the Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts (HAZU) will present its work in some 30 research institutions, museums and galleries, marking the 150th anniversary of its establishment.
Scholarships fair to be held in Zagreb on Wednesday
The seventh Scholarships and Educational Programmes Fair, which will take place at the National and University Library in Zagreb on Wednesday, will bring together 44 exhibitors from nine countries, who will promote scholarships and other forms of financial aid for university education in Croatia and abroad, study programmes and other educational services.
To Have Done With Life: vitalism and antivitalism in contemporary philosophy
The International Symposium on 'To Have Done With Life: vitalism and antivitalism in contemporary philosophy' will take place from 17th to 19th June in Zagreb, Croatia. Beside many young intelectuals who will take part at the conference, four outstanding philosophers of middle generation will serve as keynote speakers: Catherine Malabou, Adrian Johnston, Ray Brassier i Martin Hägglund.
Matvejevic and Horvat partake at Philosophers forum in Italy
Writer Predrag Matvejevic and young philosopher Srecko Horvat will partake in the programme of the Philosophers forum under title ‘Is the European Union dead?’ which will take place on 5th of February in Teatro Metastasio in Prato, Italy.
International Conference: Iconography of Death
Department of Art history and Center for Iconographic Studies of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Rijeka, organize the Fourth International Conference of Iconographic Studies in Croatia devoted to ‘Iconography of Death’.
Symposium on 400 years of Croats in Vienna held
A two-day symposium, "400 years of Croats in Vienna", conceived by scholar Josip Sersic and journalist Peter Tyran and organised by the Burgenland Croat Centre, ended in Vienna on Sunday.
French anthropologist Claude Levi-Strauss dies
Claude Levi-Strauss, widely considered the father of modern anthropology for work that included theories about commonalities between tribal and industrial societies, has died. He was 100.
new edition announcement
Three books on endangered species in Croatia presented
The State Institute for the Protection of Nature and the Ministry of Culture on Thursday presented three new editions on endangered species in Croatia, so-called red books on sea fish, mushrooms and damselflies.
new edition announcement
New book: Connecting Croatia
The research project Connecting Croatia - The Public, Private and Civil Sector of Culture in the Virtual Space was conducted during 2007 by the Culturelink Network/IMO with the aim of answering the question whether digital culture is opening up new prospects of cultural diversity and international cultural communication and cooperation in Croatia.