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MARIAN NENCESCU is a scientific researcher at the Institute of
Philosophy of the Romanian Academy, in Bucharest, and is part of, as a
publicist-commentator, on cultural issues, from the scientific board of
publications Curtea de la Argeș (awarded
the Academic Merit by the Romanian Academy), UZPR Magazine, and Astralis, from Bucharest. He is a
permanent contributor to Revista de filosofie and Revista izvoare filosofice (Philosophy Journal and Philosophy Sources Journal), from Tg. Mureș.
VIORELLA MANOLACHE, scientific researcher III, Ph.D., "Ion I. C. Brătianu" Institute of Political Sciences and International Relations, Romanian Academy, Bucharest, Romania. Author of numerous articles, studies, coordinator of international collective volumes - the most recent being: Philosophical-Political Hecate-isms. The Rule of Three, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2016; Ecce Philosophia Politica. "Diferenţa" lui Roberto Esposito - Ecce Philosophia Politica. Roberto Esposito`s "Difference", ISPRI Publishing House, Bucharest, 2016; with Ian Browne, Orwell - Intelectualul anti-intelectual - Orwell, the anti-intellectual intellectual, ISPRI Publishing House, Bucharest, 2017 and Political Philosophy in Motion.*mkv, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2017; (eds. with Dan Dungaciu) 100 Years since the Great Union of Romania, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2019.
GER GROOT (1954) lectured philosophy at the universities of Rotterdam, Nijmegen
(Netherlands) and Antwerpen (Belgium). He published ten books, some twenty
translations (Derrida, Husserl, etc.), hundreds of articles and numerous
critical reviews, mainly in Dutch newspapers, cultural and philosophical
DRAGOȘ DRAGOMAN, born in 1977, is PhD in Sociology, with a thesis on social capital and democratization. He is Associate Professor with the Department of Political Science, Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu, where he teaches Political Anthropology and Political Sociology. His main research interests focus on the sociology of religion, Orientalism, Eastern philosophy, and the anthropological analysis of political power.
CRISTINA VOHN, Scientific
Researcher III, PhD, Institute of Political Sciences and International
Relations "Ion I. C. Brătianu", Romanian Academy. Author of the book Politică externă și securitate în România
interbelică: O analiză cantitativă (1919-1939) - Foreign policy and security in
the interwar Romania: a quantitative analysis (1919- 1939), ISPRI
Publishing House, Bucharest, 2018, coordinator or co-author (the most recent): În luptă cu noi, cu virusul și cu crizele
lumii. Jurnal academic în pandemie - In battle with us, with the virus and with
the crisis of the world. Academic Journal in pandemic, ISPRI Publishing
House, Bucharest, 2020, The Geopolitical
Black Sea Encyclopedia, Cambridge Scholars University, 2020, 100 Years Since the Great Union of Romania,
Cambridge Scholars University, 2019, Enciclopedia
de Diplomație - Encyclopedia of Diplomacy, RAO Publishing House, 2019.
Member in the editorial team of Revista
de Științe Politice și Relații Internaționale - Review of the Political
Sciences and International Relations and peer reviewer of national and
international journals and Publishing Houses.
MIHAELA ALBU (b. 1947 in Craiova) studied Philology at the University of Bucharest. In 1983 she earned her PhD from the University of Bucharest. Between 1974 - 2012 she was teaching at the University of Craiova, and between 2012-2015 at the Univ. "Spiru Haret", Bucharest, Faculty of Journalism. Between 1999 and 2004 she interupted her activity in Romania because she won a competition being appointed as a visiting professor at Columbia University in New York, "Nicolae Iorga" Chair, where she taught Romanian language & culture. Mihaela is a member of the Romanian Writers' Union, of the Union of Professional Journalists in Romania, of the Romanian - American Academy, and of other cultural associations. She is also the director (and founder) of the international cultural magazine Carmina Balcanica, of the literary magazine Antilethe, and the editor-in chief of the literary magazine Lumina lină. Gracious Light (USA), a member in the editorial board of several newspapers and magazines, and a president of the international Cultural Association "Carmina Balcanica". She published more than 400 essays (both in Romanian and foreign magazines from the United States, Germany, Italy, Israel, Moldova, Canada, England). And also about 30 volumes of literary criticism (some in collaboration with Dan Anghelescu), poems, short stories and interviews.
LILIANA DANCIU, PhD in Philology, with a thesis on the novel "The Forbidden
Forest" by Mircea Eliade at "1 Decembrie 1918" University of Alba Iulia
(2017), published under the title Romanul
din roman: Noaptea de sânziene, de Mircea Eliade (The Novel in the novel: "The Forbidden Forest" by Mircea
Eliade), București, Editura Ideea Europeană, 2017. For this study, she received the
prize for debut in literary criticism from U.S.R. Sibiu (2018). Author of the
preface to Aurel Gurghianu's poetry anthology and the afterword to Rodica
Braga's poetry anthology, both published by the Romanian Academy Publishing
House in 2019. Graduate
the Faculty of Letters, Philosophy and History, Department of Philology, from
the University of Craiova (1995). Master in Romanian Language and Literature,
Faculty of Humanistic and Social Studies at "Aurel Vlaicu" University
of Arad (2013). High school teacher on Romanian Language and Literature
department. Member of the Research Center "Speculum", Alba Iulia
(since 2014). Author of the study Myth,
song and ritual in the Modern World, in Rodica Gabriela Chira, Emilia
Ivancu, Gabriela Chiciudean, Natalia Muntean editors, Myth, music and Ritual: approaches to comparative literature,
Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2018.She
published articles and studies in various scientific and cultural journals,
such as the "Journal of Humanistic and Social Studies", "Annales
Universitatis Apulensis. Series Philologica", "Incursiuni în
imaginar", "Journal of Romanian Literary Studies", "TricTrac:
Journal of World Mythology and Folklore", "SÆCULUM",
"Gnosis", etc. She has participated in several scientific sessions,
colloquy, symposiums, etc. in Romania (Arad, Alba Iulia, Târgu Mureș etc.) and
MIHAI POSADA is a poet,
essayist and publicist. Born in 1953, in Sibiu, graduated studies in Journalism
and PhD (Doctor) in Philological Sciences of "Lucian Blaga"
University of Sibiu, member of the International Association of Romanian
Writers and Artists LiterArt XXI (Atlanta, Georgia, USA) - since 2003, also of
Writers' Union of Romania, Sibiu Branch - since 2008, he is a member of the
advisory board of the journal ORIGINS - ROMANIAN ROOTS (Lawrenceville, GA, USA)
by one decade. Between 2001-2016 he was editorial secretary of Tribuna,
the daily newspaper of Sibiu.
SAVU POPA is born on the 15th of February 1991 in Sibiu. I am
teaching Romanian Language and Literature. I am also a PhD student at the
Doctoral School of Literature, Humanities and Applied Science within the "George
Emil Palade" University of Medicine, Pharmacy, Science and Technology of Târgu
Mureș. Books published: Ipostaze [Hypostasis],
Paralela 45, Publishing House, Piteşti, 2017; Noaptea mea de insomnie [My
sleeplessness night], Cartea Românească, Publishing House, București,
2018. Literary and scientific activities
în the following reviews and magazines: Euphorion, Saeculum România
literară, Tribuna, O mie de semne, Literomania, Familia, Ateneu, Zona nouă, ,
Banchetul, Prăvălia culturală, Discobolul, Kooperativa poetică, Studii
eminesciene, Caietele "Lucian Blaga".
DANCIU, PhD in Philology
with a thesis on the Romanian folk tale at "1 Decembrie 1918" University of
Alba Iulia (2018), published under the title Demonologia Basmului popular
românesc. Motivul zmeului, București: Editura Tracus Arte, 2019. Graduate
the Faculty of Letters, Philosophy and History, Department of Orthodox
Theology, from the West University of Timisoara (1999). Master in History and
Philosophy of Religions, Faculty of Orthodox Theology, "Aurel Vlaicu"
University of Arad (2009). Member of the "Speculum" Research Center
of the Imaginary, Alba Iulia (since 2015). Teacher. Author of the volume Teologia
numelor divine. Egiptul Antic ("The Theology of Divine Names. The
ancient Egypt") 2005. Author of the study "Mechanical Musicality of the
Profane and the Seduction of Sacredness", in Rodica Gabriela Chira, Emilia
Ivancu, Gabriela Chiciudean, Natalia Muntean editors, Myth, music and
Ritual: approaches to comparative literature, Cambridge Scholars
Publishing, 2018. Articles and studies published in the "Tibiscum.
Ethnography and History Studies and Communications", in the local journals
"Interferențe","Gnosis" and in the international journals
"Journal of Romanian Literary Studies", "Annales Universitatis
Apulensis. Series Philologica", "Incursions in imaginary",
"TricTrac: Journal of World Mythology and Folklore",
"SÆCULUM". He has participated in national and international
symposiums in Timisoara, Deva, Alba Iulia, Târgu Mureș.
MIRCEA BĂDUȚ is a Romanian writer and engineer. He graduated from the Faculty of
Electrical Engineering, University of Craiova, in 1992. He wrote eleven technical-scientific
books (of applied informatics) and six books of fiction (short fictional prose;
essayistic prose of philosophical, psychological and anthropological nuance).
He has written over four hundred technical-scientific articles for magazines in
Romania and in Europe. Some of his short prose and of his essays have appeared
in various publications and anthologies in Romania.