UCL School of Slavonic and East European Studies (SSEES)


Centre for South-East European Studies 

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Through a varied series of events (study days, seminars, briefings, conferences) we promote knowledge and discussion of South-East Europe and also play host to the Alexander Nash Albanian Studies Programme.

Our activities are supported by the SSEES Library, whose holdings on South-East Europe comprise some 50,000 volumes including, notably, the Moses Gaster collection of old Romanian books, the collection bequeathed by Sir Arthur Evans, the Seton-Watson archive, and the wartime archive of King Zog of Albania.

Day/Time: Tuesdays, 18:00 - 20:00 (unless otherwise specified)
Room 347, UCL SSEES, 16 Taviton Street, London, WC1H 0BW

Convenor: Dr Bojan Aleksov
Sarah-Jane Gregori

Upcoming Events

Autumn/Winter Term 2015 Programme
Tuesday 20 October
Dr Paul Stubbs (Institute of Economics, Zagreb)
Flex Actors and Philanthropy in (Post-)Conflict Arenas: Soros' Open Society Foundations in the Post-Yugoslav Space
Friday 23 October
A meeting with Bulgarian writer Georgi Gospodinov
Chair: Dr Dimitar Kamburov (Trinity College Dublin)
Tuesday 27 October
Marija Žurnić:
Corruption Scandals in Serbia from 2000 to 2012: Anti-Corruption Discourse and Institutional Change
Tuesday 1 December
Ana Antic (Birkbeck University, London)
South-eastern Europe in the 1940s: Reading psychiatric case files as a historical source
Tuesday 8 December
Dr Vanessa Pupavac (Nottingham)
Area studies in the era of big data and social media analysis: The possibilities and limits of social media analysis of the Balkan floods 2014

Past Events

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Spring Term 2015
Autumn term 2014
Spring Term 2014
Spring Term 2013
Spring Term 2008