PN II-RU-TE-2014-4-2208
             OANA VALENTINA SORESCU-IUDEAN
Rhythms and Patterns: The Quantitative Dimension
 
 
 
Personal information:
Oana Valentina Sorescu-Iudean

Email:
oana.sorescu@gmail.com, oana-valentina.sorescu@extern.ur.de
Date of Birth: 04.02.1988
Education:
Since November 2013
: PhD. Student at the Graduiertenschule für Ost und Südosteuropastudien, Universität Regensburg, in a Co-tutelle agreement with the Babes-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca.  Coordinators: Prof. Dr Ulf Brunnbauer, University of Regensburg & Prof. Dr. Rudolf Gräf, Babes-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca.
2011 - 2013: Master study within the Joint Master program „Geschichte des Südöstlichen Europa“, at the Babes-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca and at the Karl-Franzens-Universität, Graz.
2009 - 2010: Erasmus Scholarship at the Freie Universität Berlin.
2007 - 2010: Bachelor study of History, at the Faculty of History, University of Bucharest, Romania.

Conference papers:
·July 2015: „Transylvanian Saxon testamentary networks in 18th century Hermannstadt”, presented at the interdisciplinary conference “Social Networks 1450 -1850”, organized by the University of Sheffield, UK.
·October 2014: 14. Internationales Graduiertenkolloquium zur Geschichte und Kultur Ostmitteleuropas, Bad Kissingen, organized by the Akademie Mitteleuropa. Presentation of research project (main ideas, methodology, sources).
·September 2014: International RefoRC Colloquium “Reformed Majorities and Minorities in Early Modern Europe: Sources, Editions, Distribution of Ideas”, organized by the University of Warsaw,  Faculty of “Artes Liberales”, and the Committee on the Study of the Reformation in Poland and East-Central Europe. Conference presentation entitled: “Will-witnessing and confessionalization in 18th century Transylvania: a study of last wills and testaments from Sibiu (Hermannstadt)”
·June 2013: “Empires and Nations”, conference organized by the Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy. Conference presentation entitled “From Protest Petitions to Parliamentary action: The Attitude of the leadership of the Nationalities in Hungary in regards to the Minister Ágoston Trefort’s Magyarization Policy", co-presented with Ovidiu Emil Iudean.
·April 2013: “Economy and Society in Central and Eastern Europe”, conference organized by the University of Alba Iulia, Romania Conference presentation entitled: “Patterns of Wealth Transmission in 18th Century Sibiu”.
·March 2012: “O filã de istorie: om, societate, culturã (secolele XVII - XXI)”, conference organized by the Faculty of History and Philosophy, Babes-Bolyai University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania. Conference presentation entitled: ”Aspects of tobacco consumption in the Romanian principalities between the XVIIth and XIXth centuries”
·March 2010 - "From Medieval to Medievalism. Student approaches to Medieval Studies 2: England, Scandinavia, Germania", conference organized by the Institute of English Studies, Warsaw University, Poland - paper presented: "Tristitia in Medieval English Mystics"
·May 2009 - "The image of suffering", conference organized by the Centre for the History of Mentalities, Faculty of History, University of Bucharest, Romania - paper presented: "Schimbari in atitudinile privind sinuciderea in perioada premoderna in Anglia" [Changes in the attitudes regarding suicide in Early Modern England]
·May 2008 - National Student Conference, organized by the Faculty of History and Philosophy, "Babeº-Bolyai" University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania - paper presented:"Cruciada a patra. Doua teorii" [The fourth crusade. Two theories]

Publications:
·Oana Valentina Sorescu, “Patterns of Wealth Transmission in 18th Century Sibiu”, in Dumitran, Valer Moga (eds.), Economy and Society in Central and Eastern Europe: Territory, Population, Consumption. Papers of the International Conference Held in Alba Iulia, April 25th-27th, 2013, LIT Verlag, Münster, 2014, p. 147 - 159.
·Ovidiu Emil Iudean, Oana Valentina Sorescu, “From Protest Petitions to Parliamentary Action: The Attitude of the Leadership of the Nationalities in Hungary in regards to the Minister Ágoston Trefort’s Magyarization Policy”, in Biagini Antonello, Motta Giovanna (eds.), Empires and Nations from the Eighteenth to the Twentieth Century, vol. 2, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, Newcastle upon Tyne, 2014, p. 248 - 257.



of Family Life in Transylvania, 1850-1918