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SSEES at the Leeds International Medieval Congress

SSEES sponsored a panel at the Leeds International Medieval Congress, held in July 2015, on the theme of 'Reforming Rulership?: Constraints on the Monarch in the Age of Magna Carta'.

Published: Aug 18, 2015 12:04:31 PM

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Congratulations to SSEES academics promoted this year. More...

Published: Jul 27, 2015 11:52:23 AM


Found in Translation Award 2015

Ursula Phillips has won the Found in Translation Award 2015 for her translation of Choucas by Zofia Nałkowska, published in 2014 by Northern Illinois University Press. More...

Published: Jul 13, 2015 2:52:05 PM

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Economics PhD Awarded

Congratulations to Diana Quirmbach for successfully defending her thesis on 7 July. More...

Published: Jul 13, 2015 2:23:09 PM

Leverhulme Network Grant Awarded to SSEES Academic

Bojan Aleksov, lecturer in Modern Southeast European History, and SSEES were awarded a Leverhulme Network Grant of £90,886 as part of consortium for the project "A Transnational Approach to Resistance in Europe, 1936-48".

Published: Jul 6, 2015 12:43:18 PM

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Representation of Gender Minority Groups In Serbia, Macedonia and Montenegro

The research for this project is situated within the interdisciplinary context of media and gender studies with a particular focus on social and cultural practices of exclusion/inclusion of gender minority groups in the Western Balkans. More...

Starts: Sep 3, 2015 1:00:00 PM

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SSEES 100: Conference on the Politics of Teaching and Learning Languages

This two-day conference intends to address the historical perspectives and current key narratives surrounding the teaching of languages, linguistics, and area studies. More...

Starts: Sep 17, 2015 9:00:00 AM


SSEES 100: A Season of Films

Showcasing the national cinemas of Russia and Eastern, Central and South East Europe, co-hosted by the British Film Institute.  More...

Starts: Oct 1, 2015 12:00:00 AM

Founders of SSEES

SSEES 100: SSEES, The First Century - a centenary lecture by Professor Norman Davies

Professor Norman Davies has inspired millions of people around the globe to read and study history. An Honorary Fellow of St Antony’s, Oxford , and Professor at the Jagiellonian University, Kraków, he was Professor of History at SSEES for 25 years.  More...

Starts: Oct 7, 2015 12:00:00 AM

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SSEES 100: Area Studies in the 21st Century / Eastern Europe Without Borders

These two linked workshops will constitute a major ‘state of the field’ discussion on Area Studies, in general, and East European studies, in particular. More...

Starts: Nov 9, 2015 9:00:00 AM

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