Minister of State Link to open conference on eastern Europe at the Federal Foreign Office
Minister of State Michael Georg Link, along with the President of the German Association for Eastern European Studies (DGO), Prof. Rita Süssmuth, will be opening a conference marking the DGO’s 100th anniversary. The event entitled “1913 TransNational: the changing eastern Europe 2013” begins at the Federal Foreign Office on 7 March.
Prof. Karl Schlögel will then deliver a lecture on “A changing eastern Europe – when and why has research into eastern Europe been carried out in Germany?”
The conference will continue at the Humboldt‑Universität on 8 March. Further information (in German) can be found at: www.dgo‑online.org.