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Ukraine Crisis

Soldiers of Ukraines Internal Troops in riot gear (December 1 2013)


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


Music (1922) by Jury Annenkov

SSEES 100: Chamber Music Concert

The programme includes Sergei Prokofiev’s Violin Sonata No. 1 (1946) and Béla Bartók's "Contrasts" (1938) for violin, clarinet and piano.  More...

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

Centre for South East European Studies Logo

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


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

Bohemian Court

SSEES 100 Inaugural Lecture: Martyn Rady

Misleading Cases in the Customary Law: The Pertinacious Litigant and Central Europe More...

Starts: May 14, 2015 6:30:00 PM

Reactivating the Social Condenser: Architecture against Privation

Reactivating the Social Condenser: Architecture against Privation

 "In the habits and attitudes of the mass population, low-voltage activity and a weak consciousness would be focused through the circuits of these ‘social condensers’ into high-voltage catalysts of change." (Moisei Ginzburg, 1927)

Starts: May 18, 2015 10:00:00 AM

Ognisko Restaurant

SSEES 100: Grand Alumni Dinner

Please note that tickets for this event have now sold out.

Starts: Jun 14, 2015 6:00:00 PM