For the seventh consecutive year, the Etxepare Basque Institute, in collaboration with the University of the Basque Country, will offer the Excellence in Basque Studies summer course. The course is aimed at people interested in teaching the Basque language and Basque culture abroad. This seventh edition will take place on the 10th and 11th of July, at the Miramar Palace in San Sebastian. Sign up now online via this link.
This year the course will focus on analyzing gender studies related with different disciplines such as literature and nationalism. It will also emphasize the international dimension of gender studies.
Professionals from different fields will take part in this course, led Mari Jose Olaziregi, expert in literature. Enrolment is open to all. The main purpose of Excellence in Basque Studies is to prepare people interested in teaching Basque language abroad. The course is also geared to future readers from the Etxepare international network, covering themes related with Basque culture in general.
The 2017 Summer Courses include a total of 15 different cycles, distributed in 137 courses, workshops and professional working days. There are 20 congresses, 5 open activities and 20 online courses held throughout the year. 24 courses will be taught in Basque, 20 in English and 2 in French (generally scientific congresses).