Established in 2006, the Centre for Russian, Central and East European Studies (CRCEES) is an inter-university Centre of Excellence. CRCEES provides funding to support activities which demonstrate the impact and strategic importance of research in language based area studies. We are funded by the UK’s Arts and Humanities Research Council and the British Academy.  About us ......

  • 27 Nov

    Inventing the Future 4 December 2015

    We are pleased to invite you to join us for a public seminar with Nick Srnicek and Alex Williams to talk about ideas and demands in their new book, Inventing the Future: Postcapitalism and a World Without Work (Verso, 2015)
  • 29 Oct

    CRCEES Russian Culture Seminar Series 29 October 2015

    The Russian team at the School of Modern Languages and Cultures (SMLC) of the University of Glasgow, together with the Centre for Russian, Central and East European Studies (CRCEES) is delighted to announce the next event of the CRCEES Russian Culture Seminar Series:
  • 24 Nov

    Inside the Pyramid 15 December 2015

    A Workshop Series organised by CRCEES [University of Glasgow] & CAP [George Washington University] atrimonial, patronal, clientelistic: Central Asia’s authoritarian power is often classified in these terms.
  • 29 Oct

    The Scottish Enlightenment 18 November 2015

    The Scottish Enlightenment - and the University of Glasgow - in the Russian Empire. Professor Bill Bowring, Birkbeck College, University of London