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SSEES MA Student Offered Wolfson Scholarship

SSEES MA student Bryan Karetnyk has been offered a Wolfson scholarship to do his PhD at SSEES on 'Nabokov's European period and the émigré context'. More...

Published: Mar 30, 2015 3:10:42 PM

Welcome to SSEES

We extend a warm welcome to Dr Uku Lember the 2015 Estonian Visiting Scholar. More...

Published: Mar 19, 2015 2:21:52 PM

PhD Success

Congratulations to Nick Prindiville who successfully defended his thesis, More...

Published: Mar 13, 2015 4:08:09 PM

Professor Geoffrey Hosking

Centenary Lecture by Professor Geoffrey Hosking

SSEES Centenary events continued this week with a lecture by Emeritus Professor Geoffrey Hosking on “Russia and the West: The Roots of Current Distrust”. More...

Published: Mar 11, 2015 11:39:05 AM

LGBT Eastern European Seminar

Videos from the Central and Eastern European LGBT migrants in London conference now available

On 15th January 2015, SSEES hosted a seminar concentrating on Central and Eastern European LGBT migrants in London. The full debate is now available to view on YouTube.

Published: Feb 19, 2015 3:19:23 PM


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Guardian Gaming Night: video games, the military and morality

Military shooters like Call of Duty and Battlefield sell in their millions, dominating the charts and presenting a very particular view of war and how it is fought.

Starts: Apr 9, 2015 7:00:00 PM

Polish migrants in the UK

SSEES 100: Polish Migrants' Experience of Life in the UK since 2004

Ten years since Poland’s EU accession, it seems appropriate to take stock of the current state of knowledge about Polish migration to the UK.  More...

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

Trams in a European Street

SSEES 100: Historical Parallels, Contemporary Perspectives - Central Europe 100 Years On

The third Central Europe Symposium with keynote speakers from the region and panels on Politics/History, Economics and Culture. More...

Starts: Apr 21, 2015 10:00:00 AM

Portrait of Igor Stravinsky, by Albert Gleizes, 1914

SSEES 100: Chamber Music Concert

The programme includes Igor Stravinsky's "The Soldier's Tale: Suite" (1915/20) and Béla Bartók's "Contrasts" (1938) for violin, clarinet and piano. More...

Starts: Apr 30, 2015 6:30:00 PM

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Book launch: The Foreign Policies of Post-Yugoslav States: From Yugoslavia to Europe Serbia (2014, Palgrave Macmillan, London)


Starts: May 5, 2015 6:00:00 PM