"Memory believes before knowing remembers". William Faulkner

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The Josep Termes Chair, created in 2012, and directed by Dr Agustí Colomines i Companys, is a thematic chair at the University of Barcelona, ​​attached to the Department of History and Archeology. The Chair boosts research, training of research personnel and the transfer of knowledge to promote dialogue between humanities and technology.

The Chair promotes research in history, identities and digital humanities to give professional exit to graduates in humanities fields (history, philosophy, philology, linguistics, history of art, archeology, political science, music, librarianship and documentation, sociology, and cultural studies) with the production of content for the current net society.

The Josep Termes Chair forms people to lead social, economic organizations; civic and politics based on humanist thought, as well as working and researching in the field of history, collective memories and the blockchain society.

The Josep Termes Chair includes the Research Group on National Studies and Cultural Policies (GRENPoC), formed by historians, sociologists and political scientists, and recognized by AGAUR, GRPRE 2017 SGR 1098. It aims, therefore, an interdisciplinary and global vocation.

The Chair is inspired by the historiographic thought of Professor Josep Termes i Ardèvol (1936-2011) on Catalanism, social and national movements and collective memory.

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"Inspiration comes from working every day." Charles Baudelaire

News

  1. 19/11/2021
    De tant en tant cal prendre perspectiva i analitzar a fons els aspectes centrals, estructuradors, aquells que defineixen una societat. El País Valencià perd posicions relatives —en termes econòmics …
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  2. 18/11/2021
    Marc Macià i Farré — Investigador del GRENPoC Les polítiques públiques de memòria són una oportunitat per fer un procés participatiu, pes escoltar els agents de transformació i per socialitzar i …
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  3. 18/11/2021
    The organizing committee of the congress "Herències: Legacies", which will be held in Barcelona on June 20, 21 and 22, 2022, informs of the tables of debate accepted for the congress and encourages …
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  4. 11/11/2021
    El diumenge 28 d’octubre de 1973, unes 150 persones es van aplegar a l’església de Sta. Maria Mitjancera de Barcelona, a prop de la presó Model. S’hi havia de celebrar un dels plenaris de l’…
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  5. 10/11/2021
    L’Institut d’Estudis Ilerdencs (@IEILleida) ha organitzat el cicle Ecce Homo Digitalis per parlar del futur de les humanitats digitals. La primera sessió ha reunit els professors Joan Ramon Veny, de …
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  6. 08/11/2021
    Gemma Caballer i Albareda El dimarts 9 de novembre, el Sense Ficció de TV3 emetrà el programa Les llistes de Trias i Peitx, el Schlinder català. És un documental centrat en la biografia del polític …
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  7. 05/11/2021
    per @Agustí Colomines Perdre no et fa culpable. Et converteix en víctima, si de cas. Normalment, qui ho determina és l’intèrpret. O sigui, l’historiador. Va escriure Vicens Vives que la història no …
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  8. 13/09/2021
    Antoon De Baets and Ruben Zeeman, chairs of the Network of Concerned Historians, sent a circular to 3599 historians and others interested in the past across the globe.
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  9. 27/08/2021
    Short stay in London for studying nationalism
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  10. 02/08/2021
    Agustí Colomines i Companys (@AgustiColomines) El diumenge 25 de juliol, a l’edat de vuitanta-sis anys, va morir l’educador i activista pels drets civils dels negres estatunidencs, el Dr. Robert (…
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