BARCELONA KNOWLEDGE HUB-ACADEMIA EUROPAEA

DISPUTATIO OF BARCELONA 2014

 “THE MEDITERRANEAN, BRIDGE OF CULTURES”

 27‒29 NOVEMBER 2014

 

Thursday, 27 November 2014

Sant Pau Art Nouveau Site (Pau Gil Room). 19 h

 

DISPUTATIO OF BARCELONA 2014

 

Enric Banda, “la Caixa” Foundation

“Science as a Mediterranean bridge” 

 

Maria Paradiso, University of Sannio, Italy

“The Mediterranean: bridging, bordering, crossbordering in a global mobile reality”

 

                                                                                               

  

ACADEMIA EUROPAEA INTERSECTION WORKSHOP

“THE MEDITERRANEAN IN THE CROSSROAD. PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE”

 Friday, 28 NOVEMBER 2014

Institute for Catalan Studies (Coromines Room) and CosmoCaixa (Agora Room)

 

FIRST SESSION: IEC

09.30 h WELCOME

Convener: Genoveva Martí, University of Western Ontario

09.45 h     Inaugural Lecture: The origin of the Mediterranean and the Messinian crisis. By Jean-Pierre Brun, University of Rennes

10.30 h     Urban and environmental planning in the Mediterranean. By Isabelle Anguelovski, Institute of Environmental Science and Technology, Autonomous University of Barcelona

11.15 h       PAUSE

Convener: Maria Paradiso, University of Sannio

11.45 h      The Mediterranean’s deltas: Early life and late culture. By Ricard Guerrero, Academia Europaea-Barcelona Knowledge Hub

12.30 h     Film: The other submerged “treasures” of the Mediterranean. By Rubén Duro, scientific photographer, Barcelona

 

SECOND SESSION: IEC

Convener: M. Dolors Garcia-Ramon, Autonomous University of Barcelona

15.00 h     Ramon Llull, the first proto-European. By Alessandro Tessari, University of Padua. Film: The Art of Ramon Llull

15.45 h     The demography of the first Mediterranean global network: The Roman Empire. By Marc Mayer, University of Barcelona

16.30 h     PAUSE

17.00 h     Closing Lecture: The Mediterranean of the 21st century: Problems and opportunities. By Salvador Giner, Emeritus, University of Barcelona

 17.45 h     Conclusions and Perspectives: Maria Paradiso

18.00 h     Departure by bus for CosmoCaixa

 

THIRD SESSION: CosmoCaixa

 

19.00 h     Visit to the exhibition “The Mediterranean as you’ve never seen it before”

20.00 h     Concert: Veus Cor de Músic. Medieval songs from the Llibre Vermell de Montserrat. Director: Manel Cubeles

 

20.45 h     RECEPTION