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Platform Ukraine

Platform Ukraine, a multidisciplinary project to explore the post-socialist space, was set up by SSEES research students in May this year.
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Published: Nov 21, 2014 12:50:21 PM

Hayley Davis Prize 2014

Congratulations to Philip Barker has been awarded the Hayley Davis Prize 2014 for his MA dissertation, which he completed last session at Goldsmiths, University of London.
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Published: Nov 21, 2014 11:50:16 AM

Passionate Politics

A new research group called ‘Passionate Politics’ has been set up by Tim Beasley-Murray (UCL SSEES), Prof Axel Körner (UCL History), Dr Uta Staiger (UCL European Institute), Dr Dina Gusejnova (Queen Mary) and the UCL Centre for Transnational History.
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Published: Nov 14, 2014 10:22:31 AM

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AHRC PhD studentships in Russian, Slavonic & East European Languages and Culture

The Center for East European Language-Based Area Studies (CEELBAS) invites applications for PhD Studentships in any area of Russian, Slavonic and East European languages and culture. More...

Published: Nov 10, 2014 11:45:55 AM

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Innovative Learning

Inspired by their lectures and tutorials of the Russian Politics and Society module, SSEES undergraduates have created a video with a cartoon on the topic, ‘Why is the Strong Leader Weak?’ More...

Published: Nov 6, 2014 12:53:24 PM

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SSEES 100: Call for papers: The Politics of Teaching and Learning Languages

The significance of the title ‘The Politics of Teaching and Learning Languages’ is twofold: first, it alludes to politics and foreign languages in education, and second, to the politics of teaching and learning languages. More...

Starts: Nov 20, 2014 5:00:00 PM

EBRD Transition report-Transition through Innovation

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Starts: Nov 25, 2014 5:15:00 PM

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“The European Security Continuum: Inside-Out or Outside-In?” Dr Alistair Shepherd (University of Aberystwyth)

In his talk, Dr Shepherd will argue that the views of the EU as a distinctive international security provider are being challenged by the blurring of the traditional internal-external security divide and the emergence of a European security continuum, which transcends geographic and bureaucratic boundaries.
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Starts: Dec 1, 2014 6:00:00 PM

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Clandestine Emigration and the Trafficked Subject in Late Imperial Russia

Between 1880 and 1917, over two million Russian subjects emigrated across the empire's western borders, most clandestinely as a result of the Tsarist state's de jure criminalization of emigration.
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Starts: Dec 1, 2014 6:00:00 PM

Moscow, by Joana Borges-Moron

SSEES Talks with Mark Hollingsworth: How did London become Moscow-on-Thames?

Join us for an insightful discussion of Londongrad: From Russia and Cash by Mark Hollingsworth and Stewart Lansley.
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Starts: Dec 1, 2014 6:30:00 PM