INSIDE THE PYRAMID: Is Central Asia authoritarianism stable? 15 December 2015
Tue, 24 Nov 2015 10:08:00 GMT
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.
Inventing the Future: Postcapitalism and a World Without Work Public seminar with Nick Srnicek and Alex Williams, 4 December 2015
Fri, 27 Nov 2015 10:03:00 GMT
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)
CRCEES Russian Culture Seminar Series: Pinocchio’s Adventures in the Wonderland: Texts and Contexts of Soviet Children’s Literature, 29 October 2015
Thu, 29 Oct 2015 10:39:00 GMT
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:
Conference: Communist Nostalgia, 11-13 September 2015
Thu, 10 Sep 2015 13:34:00 BST
2015 will be the 70th anniversary of the apogee of Communist influence in Europe and the 30th anniversary of, arguably, the beginning of the end of the Eastern Bloc. The conference aims to build on the burgeoning work on postcommunist nostalgia that has developed since that time while extending its scope geographically and temporally.
A Human Rights Approach to Elections, 14-15 September 2015
Thu, 10 Sep 2015 11:50:00 BST
Academics and eminent individuals from the non-academic sector are participating in a network which would address fundamental questions relating to citizens’ right to free and fair elections from the perspective of law, the social sciences and the non-academic sector.
The Many Faces of Russia
Tue, 17 Mar 2015 10:52:00 GMT
The Many Faces of Russia: A Linguistic, Geographical, Ethnical and Cultural Journey, 25 March 2015
Contemporary Hungarian Studies: Multidisciplinary European Perspectives, Postgraduate Conference, 12 February 2015
Thu, 05 Feb 2015 09:52:00 GMT
You are welcome to attend this one-day postgraduate conference sponsored by BASEES (British Association for Slavonic and East European Studies) and CRCEES (Centre for Russian, Central and East European Studies).