Frances Yates and Hungary – by György E. Szőnyi 

Frances Yates and Hungary – by György E. Szőnyi From the Author: This talk (now in an edited form) was given for the “Medieval Wednesdays” at CEU, Budapest on April 22, 2020. However, because of the corona virus quarantine, I spoke from Szeged using the zoom platform and my listeners were scattered in Budapest and … More Frances Yates and Hungary – by György E. Szőnyi 

The Life and Legacy of Jacob Boehme – a documentary film

At the beginning of the 17th century, Europe was on the eve of the outbreak of the largest religious war in its history. Conflicts between representatives of different religious denominations limited freedom of expression. However, there was one man whose writings changed philosophical and theological thought and exerted a great influence on the literature and … More The Life and Legacy of Jacob Boehme – a documentary film

The 4th CEENASWE Conference postponed

The Central and Eastern European Network for the Academic Study of Western Esotericism was about to organize its fourth international colloquium. The conference was to take place in northern Poland, and was organized in collaboration with the Faculty of Languages of the University of Gdańsk. Due to the coronavirus threat, the organization of the conference was … More The 4th CEENASWE Conference postponed

Studies on Western Esotericism in Central and Eastern Europe

We are happy to announce that the first volume of CEENASWE, although published as chronologically second (after the monograph devoted to literature and culture published in 2018), was just published by JATEPress in Szeged, Hungary. The volume titled Studies on Western Esotericism in Central and Eastern Europe was edited by Nemanja Radulović and Karolina Maria … More Studies on Western Esotericism in Central and Eastern Europe

Proceedings of the 2nd conference published

We are happy to announce that the 2nd volume of papers connected to the CEENASWE is already published! ESOTERICISM, LITERATURE AND CULTURE IN CENTRAL AND EASTERN EUROPE CEENASWE 2 (SECOND CONFERENCE OF CENTRAL AND EASTERN EUROPEAN NETWORK FOR THE ACADEMIC STUDY OF WESTERN ESOTERICISM) Edited by: NEMANJA RADULOVIĆ BELGRADE, 2018 The book can be downloaded … More Proceedings of the 2nd conference published

Research project “Polish Culture in Relation to Western Esoteric Philosophy, 1890–1939”

The largest so far project devoted to the field of Western Esotericism, entitled Kultura polska wobec zachodniej filozofii ezoterycznej w latach 1890-1939 [Polish Culture in Relation to Western Esoteric Philosophy, 1890-1939] has been launched in Poland in 2016. The director of the project is Professor Monika Rzeczycka from the University of Gdańsk, who is also … More Research project “Polish Culture in Relation to Western Esoteric Philosophy, 1890–1939”

Call for papers: CEENASWE III – ESOTERICISM-INSPIRED ARTISTIC VISIONS IN CENTRAL- AND EASTERN-EUROPE, 16-17 November 2018, University of Szeged, Hungary

The Central and Eastern European Network for the Academic Study of Western Esotericism, associated with ESSWE (The European Society for the Study of Western Esotericism) calls for papers for its third international colloquium: ESOTERICISM-INSPIRED ARTISTIC VISIONS IN CENTRAL- AND EASTERN-EUROPE The event will be hosted by The Faculty of Arts at the University of Szeged (The Research Group for Cultural Iconology … More Call for papers: CEENASWE III – ESOTERICISM-INSPIRED ARTISTIC VISIONS IN CENTRAL- AND EASTERN-EUROPE, 16-17 November 2018, University of Szeged, Hungary