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Don´t Say Gay: Queer literature in USA

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Date: 19. 6. 2023 Time: 17.00 Place: Winstona Churchilla 3, přednáškový sál No entrance fee Lecture dedicated to queer literature in specific contexts of American culture. How difficult was it and is it to write about similar topics in a society that has strong religious roots? How does the censorship of some books in schools…

Discussion to the Day of the Roma Resistance

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A conversation with Jozef Miker and Miroslav Brož from the association Konexe on the occasion of the Day of Roma Resistance. We will discuss the Holocaust of the Czech Roma and the struggle of survivors and activists for the removal of the pig farm from the sites of the Roma genocide in Lety near Písek.…

Saturday morning with English movies

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If you like fairy tales and English, then you shouldn’t miss our morning screening, which will take place in the children’s department on Saturday 22.4. from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. You can look forward to movies from the Bookflix platform, complete with visual and textual materials. Fairy tales thus represent a suitable introduction to…

German courses for public

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Would you like to have a conversation in German? Do you need to explain your grammar or brush up on the basics? Starting in April, we have prepared regular German courses just for you. Our volunteer, a native speaker and a colleague from the department of foreign language literature will be happy to engage with…

Queen of basketball at PF UJEP

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Do you want to meet American WNBA players, discuss their basketball career journey and the opportunities for women in sports? Then come to the @Pedagogická fakulta UJEP on Wednesday 4/5. From 6:30 p.m. we will screen the short documentary Queen of basketball (22 min) and then we will open a discussion with our guests, Kia…

How to Germany?

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Date: 23. 3. 2023 Time: 17:00 Place: Velká Hradební 49, multifunkční sál Free entry If you are looking for a way to find work, study or other employment in Germany, come to us to find out what options are available to you. An hour full of useful information and inspiration awaits you. And as a bonus, you…

#metoo and feminism – what is the big deal? – Youtube lecture

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As you probably already know, our library is also active on Youtube. Our colleague Ani has currently prepared an English lecture for you there, dedicated to the topic of #metoo and feminism. These topics are surrounded by a number of myths and half-truths, so we believe that our lecture will help you to get a…

American Center in American Library Association bulletin

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Are you interested in seeing how our American Center has operated during the pandemic? And what role does Kryptonite the cat/librarian and our YouTube channel play in this? You will learn all this in the text about us in the American Library Association bulletin.