Year of Creating Europe Events

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Emanuel Rota, Director of the EU Center, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
"Race and Racism in the Mediterranean in the Early Modern Period"
Jean Monnet EU Center of Excellence (JMEUCE) Lecture
Fiona Greenland, Assistant Professor of Sociology, University of Virginia
"Art Police and Tomb Robbers: Creating Italy Through Cultural Power"
Conversations on Europe Series - Fall 2020 - Creating Europe through Diversity
September:  "70 Years of Creating Europe: United in Diversity?"
October: "Cultural Diversity and Inclusive Community Building in Germany"
November: "Cementing the Boundaries of Frenchness: Race/Ethnicity and Belongining in a Non-Color-Blind French Republic"
December: "The Scandinavian Model: Social Cohesion, Cultural Diveristy, and Trust in Institutions in Northern Europe"
Conversations on Europe Spring 2021 Series - Creating Europe through...
January: "Creating Europe through Crisis"
February: "Creating Europe through the Built Environment"
March: "Creating Europe through Multilingualism"
April:  "Creating Europe through Creative Europe"
See this page for dates/times, videos, and supplementary material related to the Conversations on Europe.